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The following table is a partial listing of Corvette ZR-1 related magazine articles and books referencing the design, development and history of the car.  We will be adding more to the listing over the next few days.  To try and get a copy of your own book or magazine article, contact a book store or search through your local library.


Title Author Publication Date Publisher ISBN# Contact Phone/Web Site
Chevrolet Corvette ZR-1 Bruno Alfieri
Automobilia Sr 88-85880-70-3  
The Heart of The Beast Anthony Young
Autombobile Quarterly, Inc. 0-911968-99-7  

Magazine Articles

Date Title Author Magazine Pages
9/5/88 Heir to The Throne? Kevin Wilson/Phil Berg Autoweek 20-25
10/88 Chevrolet Puts an All-New Engine in its Top of the Line Vette Ron Grable Motor Trend 39-49
10/88 Chevrolet Corvette ZR-1 Csaba Csere Car and Driver 39-42
10/88 ZR-1:  Legend Before It's Time D. Randy Riggs Vette 20-23, 78-79
11/88 Four Play: Inside corvette's New Four Valve, Four Cam, All-Aluminum V8 John Baechtel Hot Rod 62-69
1/89 Chevrolet's High-Flying ZR1 Corvette John Baechtel Hot rod 90-95
Summer 1989 High and Mighty--ZR-1 in France Jerry Burton Corvette Quarterly 12-19
Summer 1989 Is It As Good As They Say? A Driving Evaluation of the ZR-1 Don Sherman Corvette Quarterly 20-23
6/89 Firsthand Drive Report: Chevrolet corvette ZR-1 Tony Swan Popular Mechanics 79, 104-105
6/89 ZR-1 vs. Ferrari Barry Winfield Automobile 74-79
6/89 ZR-1 vs. Porsche Kevin Smith Automobile 80-85
6/89 America's Supercar Don Sherman Popular Mechanics 120-121, 150
6/89 Chevrolet Corvette ZR-1   Road and Track 41-46
6/89 Ambassador of Good Wheels Joe Rusz Road and Track 47-50
6/89 Chevrolet Corvette ZR-1 William Jeanes Car and Driver 48-53
6/89 Corvette Reflections Pete Lyons Car and Driver 56
6/89 Corvette ZR-1: Finally the Credentials Match the Performance Jim Miller Motor Trend 56-60
1/90 The Marque of Zora--Original ZR-1 Wayne Scraba Vette 33-37
1/90 Real Life With The King Hib Halverson Vette 50-53, 85
3/90 Hot Car vs. Hot Bike: chevy's 380hp ZR-1 Versus Yamaha's Wild FZR1000 Dexter Ford Hot Rod 108-109
3/90 Corvette vs. Corvette Don Sherman Popular Science 87-91-122
4/90 Chevrolet Corvette ZR-1 Rich Ceppos Car and Driver 57-62
4/90 Corvettes to the Center of the World Jack R. Nerad Motor Trend 48-55
4/90 Talking LT5s in Lotus Land: Part 1   Vette 33-35, 86
5/90 ZR1 Scrapbook D. Randy Riggs Vette 38-39
5/90 Talking LT5s in Lotus Land: Part 2   Vette 34-37, 73, 83
Summer 1990 Faster Than a Speeding Bullet! Peter Mills Corvette Quarterly 32-35
Summer 1990 How to Drive a ZR-1--Owner's Manual The Editor Corvette Quarterly 36-39
7/90 Going For Broke: ZR1 Rewrites The Record Books! Peter Mills Vette 58-60
10/90 Car Red, Knuckles White! Flat Out in a ZR-1 Mac DeMere Corvette Fever 33-37
10/1/90 The ZR-1: Right on Track Gail M. Robinson Design News 222-223
11/90 The Land Speed Record Corvette: The Morrison Team Shatters the Mark Ron Grable Motor Trend 112-120
2/91 The Original Corvette ZR-1 Dean Batchelor Motor Trend 106-108
3/91 10,000 Miles in a ZR-1 Jeff Smith Keepin' Track of Vettes 34-35
6/91 ZR-1 Owner's Survey Paul Zazarine Corvette Fever 20-22
6/91 A Day at Daytona Mac DeMere Corvette Fever 48-52, 76-83
7/91 Racing ZR-1 Corvettes--39th Annual Sebring 12 Hours of Endurance Al Jezik & Art Sierzenga Keepin' Track of Vettes 41-42
8/91 The Originals: Two Decades Ago, Corvette Unveiled the First ZR-1s Sal Carbone Corvette Fever 31-37
10/91 Stranger Than Fiction: Old & New Corvette ZR-1s Dave Lundy Vette 59-62
1/93 Aerodynamic Simulation   Automotive Engineering 19-23
Summer 1993 ZR-1! The LT5 Engine Gets a Steroid Injection Ron Grable Corvette Quarterly 30-34
December 1997 LT5 Mods - Adding 40 hp to the ZR-1 Richard Holdener Vette 32-35
December 1997 The ZR-1 Registry Jim Dietzler Vette 36
Winter 1998 C5 vs. ZR-1 John L. Stein Corvette Quarterly 12-19
April 1999 ZR-1! The Ultimate Corvette? Richard F. Newton Corvette Fever 44-48
5/6 - 1999 Future Classics David S. Wallins Grassroots Motorsports 40
3/2000 High Powered Prescription: A '95 ZR-1 Takes a Trip to the Doctor Harry Toche Corvette Fever 24-25
3/2000 The Making of a King: The ZR-1's Road to Royalty Andrew Bolig Corvette Fever 26-30
3/2000 Parlez Vous ZR-1? Cam Benty Corvette Fever 32-36
6/2000 Corvette Legends: The Last ZR-1 In Pro Racing Hib Halverson Vette 28-33
6/2000 10th Anniversary Salute to the King of the Hill John Nelson Vette 42-45
6/2000 ZR-1: The Ultimate C4 Richard F. Newton Vette 46-48

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