For 1963, the Corvette’s body and chassis were completely redesigned and for the first time a coupe body was made available. The new generation was known as the C2 Corvette. In 1963 it had a center window “split” on the coupes marked the one year only iconic “split window”.
The chassis featured an independent rear suspension with a single transverse leaf spring. 1963 was a big production year with the first year of the C2 Corvette seeing production of 21,513 units (and still demand exceeded supply).
1963 Production Volumes by Model Variant
Of the cars produced, 10,594 were coupes (49.24% of all cars produced) and 10,919 were convertibles (50.76% of all cars produced).
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1963 Production Volumes by RPO Codes & Colors
Below, we have broken out the 1963 Corvette production builds by RPO codes and options so you can see how popular or rare certain options were.