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Back in 1961...
The Corvette Shark showcar makes its first appearance at Road America in Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin.
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1961 Corvette Gulf Race Car: 1961 Chevrolet Corvette Gulf Race Car SCCA B-Production National Champion
Gallery: An online gallery of high quality 1961 Corvette pictures.
Identification: Learn how to identify a 1961 Corvette.
Identification: Light Bulbs - 1956 - 1962: A quick summary of Corvette light bulb identifiation numbers from 1956 to 1962.
Identification: Radios - 1956 - 1962: A quick summary of Corvette radio identifiation numbers from 1956 to 1962.
Identification / Serial Numbers: A quick summary of 1953 - 1962 Corvette serial and production numbers.
Knowledgebase: 1953-1962 Knowledgebase covers related service bulletins and technical information.
LOF Glass Date Codes: LOF Glass Date Codes for the 1953 - 1982 Corvettes.
MIRA - Vehicle Analysis: Report of the UK DMV written in July 1962. This report describes the state of a newly ordered 1961 Corvette as it arrived and how it performed during a 2,500 mile test period. The report contains interesting pictures of all the parts of the car (as new) including measurements and specifications. Note:  This is a 20 MB PDF document. Adobe PDF Document
Production and Performance Numbers: Production and performance information for the 1961 Corvette.
Powertrains: A quick summary of Corvette powertrains from 1953 to 1962.
Production: This graph depicts Corvette production of the first generation from 1953 to 1962.
SAE Technical Paper: The following is a copy of a technical paper written by P.J. Passion for the Society of Automotive Engineers and highlights the building process of the 1961 Corvette. It was originally published in 1961.
Specifications: Specifications for the 1961 Corvette.
Specifications: Radiators: A quick summary of Corvette radiator specifications from 1953 to 1962.
Videos - C1 Corvettes: Videos C1 Corvette videos provided by our sister site - VetteTube.com.

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