1953-2017- The Complete Book of Corvette - Revised & Updated:
Every Model Since 1953 by Mike Mueller. HARDCOVER. 304 PAGES .
In The Complete Book of Corvette, American automotive expert Mike
Mueller details the development, tech specs, and visual prowess of
the entire Chevrolet Corvette line—from that first 1953 ’Vette to
the brand-new seventh-generation 2014 Corvette Stingray.
The ultimate book for Corvette lovers and fans of America’s premier
Since the release of the first Corvette in 1953, Chevrolet’s
flagship sports car has become a timeless part of American culture
and a household name across the globe. No matter the model or year,
one can instantly pick out a ’Vette—from the four chrome-ringed
headlamps of the late-1950s models to the sharp edges of the 1960s
Sting Ray, the signature curved wheel-well moldings on 1970s
bodies, and up to the aggressive aerodynamics of the Corvette C6.
But while all are undeniably beautiful machines, none approach the
astonishing technology packed into Chevrolet’s latest: the
seventh-generation 2014 Corvette Stingray, which marks the historic
resurgence of the Stingray badge for the first time since the
mid-1970s. In The Complete Book of Corvette, American automotive
expert Mike Mueller details all of the generations, offering the
definitive, all-encompassing volume showcasing over 60 years of
Created in cooperation with General Motors and illustrated with 500
color and black-and-white photos from GM’s exclusive Design and
Media Archives, the book highlights the development, tech specs,
and visual prowess of the entire Corvette line. From that first
1953 ’Vette to the brand-new 2014 Corvette Stingray—the triumphant
culmination of Chevrolet’s longstanding sports car expertise—The
Complete Book of Corvette pays tribute to one of America’s proudest
sports car traditions and the innovative company behind it.