Posts Tagged C1

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The Other Way Of Stopping Wilwood C1 Front Disc Brakes

The Other Way Of  Stopping  Wilwood C1 Front Disc Brakes  By Jay Heath Wilwood front disc brakes help turn our fishtailing ’58 into a decelerating dynamo As recent auction results make clear, ’53-’62 Corvettes continue to rank among the most desirable U.S.-built vehicles in the collector-car marketplace. Credit the car’s historical significance and timeless good… Read more »

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Corvette Evolution: From Status Icon to Competent Cruiser

By Chris Petris Society often pokes fun at aging, but there are many positives to growing older that are often glossed over. Many types of wines and cheeses are encouraged to age. As a person grows older, they typically do so with increased wisdom and a better understanding of what is important in life. Fine… Read more »

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Corvette Central Deluxe C1 Gas Tank Kit Installation

Written by Jay Heath. Reprinted with permission from Source Interlink, publisher of Vette Magazine. Original article link: http://www.vetteweb.com/tech/vemp_1303_corvette_central_deluxe_gas_tank_kit/ Time may heal all wounds, but it’s hellishly hard on automobiles. These depredations tend to fall into two categories: those arising from the inevitable effects of the aging process, and those inflicted—whether intentionally or not—by one or… Read more »

Body & Paint

New from Corvette Central: 1958-61 Corvette Front Fender Side Chrome Moldings

  Customers that have purchased  new side chrome moldings for their 1958 through 1961 Corvettes over the years are probably well aware of their challenging fit issues.  Corvette Central has decided to produce our own versions of the side chrome that meet our quality standards, and we think that you will be pleased with the… Read more »