1966 Corvette

1966 Corvette Production Numbers

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1966 Corvette Production Volumes

If the first few years of the C2 Corvette were strong sales years, 1966 blew it out of the ware. A total of 27,720 1966 model year cars were built. The 1966 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray introduced the real “Big Block” 427 cubic-inch engines. The 425 horsepower engine was originally specified as a 450 and the 390 was originally 400. No changes to the actual engines were made but the literature and badging were changed to the lower numbers.

Read more: 1966 Corvette Research Center.

1966 Production Volumes by Model Variant

Of the cars produced, 9,958 were coupes (35.92% of all cars produced) and 17,762 were convertibles (64.08% of all cars produced).

1966 Production Volumes by RPO Codes & Colors

Below, we have broken out the 1966 Corvette production builds by RPO codes and options so you can see how popular or rare certain options were.