|VIN Range||G1YY23PXP5100001 – 1G1YY23PXP5121142 (Corvette Coupe & Convertible)
1G1YZ23J3P5800001 – 1G1YZ23J3P5800448 (ZR-1 Corvette)
|1 (First Digit)||1 – United States|
|G (Second Digit)||Manufacturer. G – General Motors|
|1 (Third Digit)||Manufacturer Division. 1 – Chevrolet|
|YY/YZ(ZR-1)||Make of Car. YY – Corvette Coupe/Convertible. YZ – ZR-1 Corvette (Coupe Only)|
|2/3 (Sixth Digit)||2 – Two Door Hatchback Coupe, 3 – Two Door Convertible|
|3 (Seventh Digit)||Type of Restraint System. 3 – Passive Restraint System.|
|P/J(ZR-1) (Eighth Digit)||Type of Engine. P – LT1: 5.7 Liter, 350CI Engine with Tuned-Port Injection. J – LT5: 5.7 Liter, 350CI, 32 Valve Engine with Tuned-Port Injection|
|X/3 (ZR-1) (Ninth Digit)||Check Digit.|
|P (Tenth Digit)||The Model Year. J – 1993|
|5 (Eleventh Digit)||Location of the Assembly Plant. 5 – Bowling Green, Kentucky|
|1XXXXX/8XXXXX(ZR-1) (Twelfth thru Seventeenth Digits)||Production Sequence Numbers.|
The last six digits begin at 100001 and run thru 121142, accounting for each of the 21,142 Corvette Coupes/Convertibles built in 1993. Additionally, the last six digits of the ZR-1 VIN begin at 800001 and run thru 800448, accounting for each of the 448 ZR-1 Corvette Coupes built in 1993. Each Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) is unique to an individual car.
For all 1993 Corvettes, the Vehicle Identification Number was stamped on a plate on the inner vertical surface of the left windshield pillar visible through the windshield.
Check Digit is used to calculate the characters in the serial number and gives it a single digit code that can be used to verify the serial number is legitimate. (Note: The Check digit number varies depending on each specific VIN number.)