Corvette Sixty Years
Through hundreds of rare and unpublished photos from GM's media and design archives and in-depth text by renowned Corvette historian Randy Leffingwell, Corvette Sixty Years celebrates the first six decades of America s sports car, covering the revolution and evolution of America s longest continuously produced nameplate, from Harley Earl s initial concept to the latest 60th anniversary edition built to celebrate the Vette s 60th year. Created in cooperation with General Motors, the book focuses as much on the Corvette s place in popular culture as it does on the engineering and design history. This book offers something for everyone who has ever lusted after a Vette. From the inaugural 1953 Corvette to today s stunning sixth-generation car, Corvette Sixty Years touches on all aspects of Chevrolet s iconic sports car: history, racing, period ads, posters, memorabilia, key designers like Bill Mitchell, engineers like the fabled Zora Arkus-Duntov, celebrity Vette fans, and more. For Corvette fans, it s an ultimate celebration of America s most famous car.