1955 Corvette

The Ultimate 1955 Corvette Database

1955 Chevrolet Corvette Research

An in-depth guide to the 1955 'Vette: Specifications, photo galleries, VIN information, recalls, options, & everything else you could want to know about the second Corvette generation's third model year.

Everything You Want to Know About the '55 Corvette, All in One Place

Our team of Corvette fanatics obsess over the details that matter. After turning CorvSport.com into the largest Corvette database on the internet, we decided to take it a step further and build out model-year guides. Here you'll find everything from engines to maintenance schedules, wallpapers to detailed specifications. If it's about the 1955 Corvette, you'll find it here.

Start Here: 1955 Chevrolet Corvette Guide: History, Performance, & More

In 1954, with the Corvette on the verge of being discontinued indefinitely, a “stay of execution” emerged from the unlikeliest of places.  Historically, it is well known that General Motors and Ford Motor Company have always shared more than a friendly rivalry.  In many instances, the actions of one company were often guided, sometimes even dictated, by the actions of the other.  So it was with the Chevrolet Corvette.

1955 Corvette Technical Research & Data

Dig into the numbers behind the 1955 Corvette and check out these hand-curated research papers and data-driven reports, including VIN information, pricing/options, color samples, and more.

1955 Corvette
For all 1955 Corvettes, the location of the Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) is located on the driver-side doorpost. The VIN is also stamped on several locations on the Corvette frame.
1953 C1 Corvette Engine
In 1955 hopes were high for big growth in Corvette production (north of 10,000 units were predicted). It turned out to be a horrible year and almost caused the death of the model. Only 700 units were produced in 1955. 

1955 Corvette Engine Guides

Looking for information on the engines powering the 55 'Vette? Look no further.

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1955 Corvette Ads, Brochures, Photos, & Videos

Because who doesn't love a gorgeous first generation Corvette?

1955 Chevrolet Corvette Front
Our team has scoured the web to find some great videos of the 1955 Chevrolet Corvette. The 1955 Corvette is America's third model year of the first generation of the Corvette and it was the beginning of a cult following.
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1955 Corvette Auction & Sales Data

See our coverage of 1955 Vettes up for auction or for sale. Note: this not a classifieds area.

Lots More

More Corvette research and fun than you can poke a stick at.