1964 Chevrolet Corvette Sting Ray
Mix one of the most popular cars ever created with the hottest trend in the automotive industry and you get this amazing 1964 Corvette coupe. The subject of a frame off restoration the car now follows the pro-touring formula to a tee creating one of the most desirable C2s imaginable. Since a head-turning show-ready car was the goal all the "perfectly imperfect" Corvette ideology was thrown out the window in favor of creating a pristine shell fit for a fresh coat of bright red paint. Accented by... a black-striped Stinger hood the car carries one of the most legendary looks in the Corvette catalog. Under that hood a GM Performance 427cid features a forged rotating assembly aluminum heads and F.A.S.T fuel injection for a fully modernized take on a classic Corvette engine option. Accessories include a new alternator power steering pump and Vintage Air compressor. Turn the key and the big block fires to life emitting an aggressive bark through polished headers and chambered side-exit exhaust. Behind the engine a Tremec five-speed manual transmission transfers power to a stock C4 Corvette differential. Around the drivetrain a rigid Jamison tube chassis transforms the vintage C2 into a full blown canyon carver with the help of several C4 pieces QA1 coilovers a C4 power rack and pinion and four-wheel disc brakes powered by a Wilwood master cylinder. At the corners 17/18-inch Z06 Spyder wheels meet the pavement through sticky Yokohama S.drive tires. Inside additions include C5 Corvette seats power windows air conditioning and a killer sound system based around an iPod-controlled head unit from Oxygen Audio.