|VIN Range||1G1YY12G5X5100001 – 1G1YY22G0X5133283|
|1 (First Digit)||1 – United States|
|G (Second Digit)||Manufacturer. G – General Motors|
|1 (Third Digit)||Manufacturer Division. 1 – Chevrolet|
|YY (Fourth & Fifth Digits)||Carline/Series. YY – Corvette/Coupe|
|1/2/3 (Sixth Digit)||Bodystyle of Car. 1 – Hardtop, 2 – Two Door Hatchback Coupe, 3 – Two Door Convertible|
|2 (Seventh Digit)||Type of Restraint System. 2 – Passive Restraint System.|
|G (Eighth Digit)||Type of Engine. G – LS1: 5.7 Liter, 346CI Engine|
|5 (Ninth Digit)||Check Digit (varies)|
|X (Tenth Digit)||The Model Year. X – 1999|
|5 (Eleventh Digit)||Location of the Assembly Plant. 5 – Bowling Green, Kentucky|
|1XXXXX (Twelfth thru Seventeenth Digits)||Production Sequence Numbers.|
The last six digits begin at 100001 and run thru 133283. The pilot and prototype cars were given a VIN number in this VIN series. Each Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) is unique to an individual car.
For all 1999 Corvettes, the Vehicle Identification Number was stamped on a plate on the inner vertical surface of the left windshield pillar visible through the windshield.