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1964 Corvette Guide: History, Performance, Specs & More

The drivetrain choices remained pretty much the same as they had in 1963: four 327 cubic inch diameter V-8 engines were mated to either a three-speed, a four speed manual transmission or the Powerglide automatic transmission. Of these engines, the two least-powerful engines returned with 250 and 300 horsepower at a 10.5:1 compression ratio. The high-performance engines, however, did receive some noteworthy upgrades. To start, the carbureted engine was improved upon with the introduction of a Holley carburetor instead of the original base engine’s Carter unit. The engine produced 365 horsepower.

1964 Corvette Special Editions

1964 was an interesting year for the Corvette in terms of concept cars and pushing the envelope.

1964 Corvette Engines

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1964 Corvette Market & Sales Data

1964 Corvette auction and sales area. We share upcoming auctions, recent auction results, cool 1964 Corvettes we find for sale and commentary on the current market for the 1964 Corvette.

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1964 Chevrolet Corvette
The 1964 Chevy Corvette was greeted with as much enthusiasm as its 1963 counterpart had been the year before. With the monumental success that Chevrolet had experienced after the introduction of its second-generation Corvette Sting Ray. GM executives understood that the C2‘s sophomore year would require little more than continued refinement to the already intensely popular...
1964 chevrolet corvette convertible
Our team has scoured the web to find some great videos of the 1964 Chevrolet Corvette. The 1964 Corvette is the second model year of the second generation of the 'Vette and has a cult following. Unfortunately, finding good quality videos of '64 Vettes is getting harder due to their age and fewer of them surviving.
1966 corvette
Despite its popularity, the second-gen Corvette holds the record for the fewest number of production years of any generation Corvette. The most valuable examples of the C2 Corvette live sort of like "bookends" at the start and finish of second-gen production.
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Modified in All the Right Ways The 1964 Chevrolet Corvette you see here is has been tinkered with, but it appears to be done so by capable hands. The car was acquired by the seller in 2019, and today it’s currently for sale on Bring A Trailer.  The car features...
Beautiful 1964 Corvette For Sale at Bringatrailer.com.
FOR SALE: A 1964 Corvette Coupe That Promises LOTS of Summer Fun! With the recent outbreak of violent storms in the southeast and the global pandemic of the Coronavirus, it’s easy to forget that summer is just a few, short months away.  Still, while we are all focused on the...

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