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1988 Corvette Guide: History, Performance, Specs & More

A new tire/rim assembly was only offered as part of the Z51 and Z52 suspension package upgrades in 1988, the standard 16 x 8.5 inch rims were similarly updated, featuring a new six slot pattern that was mated to P255/50ZR-16 Z-rated tires. With the introduction of the higher performance tires to its platform, Corvette engineers wanted to ensure that they utilized the new tires’ greater durability while also developing better directional control of the Corvette during hard stops.

1988 Corvette Special Editions

The arrival of the 1988 model year brought with it the 35th anniversary of the Chevy Corvette, so we saw an in-house special edition car produced. More exciting for 1988 though, was the work by Callaway on a tuned Corvette you could only describe as totally bananas.

1988 Corvette Engines

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1988 Corvette Market & Sales Data

1988 Corvette auction and sales area. We share upcoming auctions, recent auction results, cool 1988 Corvettes we find for sale and commentary on the current market for the 1988 Corvette.

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Based on a 1988 Chevrolet Corvette, the Sledgehammer was designed and manufactured by Corvette aficionado and legend Reeves Callaway.  The Sledgehammer’s twin-turbo V8 engine produced a staggering 898 horsepower at 6,200 rpm and 772 pound-feet of torque! Even by today’s standards, those numbers are incredible. Despite the number of 250+ mph...
1988 Corvette Sales Brochures
Download this 1988 Corvette Dealers Sales Brochure for a quick look at the features of the car. The handling and performance of the Corvette Coupe is uncompromised. Yet the comforts and appointments are luxury-class. It is not surprising that the critics have called...
1988 chevrolet corvette callaway twin-turbo
This is the Callaway Vette You Need Callaway is known for making some of the craziest Corvettes out there. If you’ve always wanted to own one of these wild cars, you’re in luck. This 1988 Chevrolet Corvette Callaway Twin Turbo is currently for sale at Bring A Trailer.  This particular...
FOR SALE: A 1988 Callaway Corvette Convertible.
FOR SALE: A 1988 Callaway Corvette Convertible Twin Turbo! It’s been a while since we shared a fourth-generation Corvette with you, but we couldn’t pass this one up!  We found this 1988 Callaway Corvette Convertible for sale at  Once you read the details on this car, we think you’ll...

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