• Corvette Resto-mods - Yes or No
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View Poll Results: What's your view or thoughts about Corvette Resto-mod?

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  • Yes - They're great, wish I could afford 1!

    84 80.00%
  • Who cares...

    5 4.76%
  • No - I'm a purist, quit trashing Corvette's!

    16 15.24%
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    Hi 6 Shooter & all
    There are sufficient stockers of any and all.
    A little variety is great.
    V Bob

    Still need 15 different state Corvette vanity plates.

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    Flag 1 fine '59


    Brent Jarvis, owner and builder at Performance Restorations built this '59 Vette a while back. It was one of those cars he built to show off exactly what he and his shop could do. It's not a trailer queen car show static ride, it's a real race car.

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    Flag '66 Big Block Stayiní Cool


    Still in the hands of its original owner, this mid-year big-block convertible sports a 502-cubic-inch V8 and a host of other mods.

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    I see that American ingenuity can live with American dreams. I have liked Corvettes since I was a sprout watching "Route 66". Having grown well into my 6th decade I do like modern comforts. I never thought I would have the "beans" to have one of my own. My '65 basket came with most of the original parts. The engine was lost when it came apart early in it's life. I can't have a restored classic but I can have a renewed C2. I do appreciate these Restomods and I can say that the faithfully restored cars are amazing. I do like my '65 for what it is and what it will be. An amazing bit of Chevrolet engineering. CAC is a fine collection of very helpful Corvette enthusiasts. I am happy to have found this and many other threads on line. Keep sharing this world.

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    I vote stock, this subject hits close to home as someone "trashed" my fathers old and very correct 1964 original survivor car with a LSx conversion.

    The family has the window sticker, and bill of sale when sold as new from Ammon R. Smith Chevrolet.

    What happened to that nice running L76 327?

    1116c-jpg
    1116c9-jpg
    1116c17-jpg

    http://www.proteam-corvette.com/cars/1116C.htm

    http://www.mecum.com/auctions/lot_de...=SC0513-153946
    Last edited by Shaf1970; 10-20-13 at 06:02 PM.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Shaf1970 View Post
    I vote stock, this subject hits close to home as someone "trashed" my fathers old and very correct 1964 original survivor car with a LSx conversion.

    The family has the window sticker, and bill of sale when sold as new from Ammon R. Smith Chevrolet.

    What happened to that nice running L76 327?
    What a shame! I greatly enough the resto-mod idea but there are enough modified, rough or otherwise non-correct cars out there... Why molest an original??

    Mac
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    Flag '65


    A 700-horsepower C2 restomod proves the perfect cure for a Viper affliction.

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