General Motors Identification Code for Chevy Corvette.
56 (Second & Third Digits)
S (Fourth Digit)
Location of the Assembly Plant. S – St. Louis, Missouri.
00XXXX (Fifth thru Tenth Digits)
Production Sequence Numbers
The last three digits begin at 1001 and run thru 4,467, accounting for each of the 3,467 Corvettes built-in 1956. Each Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) is unique to an individual car. For all 1956 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.