Collector's Originality Guide Corvette Sting Ray

Collector's Originality Guide Corvette Sting Ray

by Tom Falconer
     
 

For many Corvette enthusiasts, the world’s most enduring and successful sports car reached its zenith with the incomparable Sting Ray of 1963-1967. For those who collect, restore, or simply admire this peerless vehicle, this book provides a complete, detailed, fully illustrated guide to the original factory specifications for both the coupe and convertible

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Overview

For many Corvette enthusiasts, the world’s most enduring and successful sports car reached its zenith with the incomparable Sting Ray of 1963-1967. For those who collect, restore, or simply admire this peerless vehicle, this book provides a complete, detailed, fully illustrated guide to the original factory specifications for both the coupe and convertible models.

With hundreds of color photographs and information on every aspect of the car, inside and out (including mechanical parts, bodywork, interiors, and upholstery), this is the essential resource for bringing a Corvette Sting Ray back to its original factory condition.

Editorial Reviews

From the Publisher
“…this tome can serve as a valuable reference for any owner, buyer or student of the Second-gen Corvette.” Christopher R. Phillip, Vette

“With 112 full-color pages and 220 color photos, this tome can serve as a valuable reference for any owner, prospective buyer, or student of the Second gen Corvette.” – Christopher R. Phillip, Vette Magazine

“Combine (Tom) Falconer’s expertise with (James) Mann’s artistry, and the result is a comprehensive, color testimonial to the most memorable series of Corvette ever built, the Sting Ray. It is also an indispensable reference work for anyone with more than a passing interest in these legendary automobiles. From that aspect, this book is an essential resource for the prospective buyer or restorer.” – Jim Hinckley, Cars & Parts

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Combine (Tom) Falconer's expertise with (James) Mann's artistry, and the result is a comprehensive, color testimonial to the most memorable series of Corvette ever built, the Sting Ray. It is also an indispensable reference work for anyone with more than a passing interest in these legendary automobiles. From that aspect, this book is an essential resource for the prospective buyer or restorer.
—Jim Hinckley
Christopher R. Phillip
With 112 full-color pages and 220 color photos, this tome can serve as a valuable reference for any owner, prospective buyer, or student of the Second gen Corvette.
Vette Magazine

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780760333044
Publisher:
Motorbooks
Publication date:
03/15/2008
Series:
Collector's Originality Guide Series
Pages:
112
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 11.50(h) x 0.40(d)

What People are saying about this

From the Publisher
“With 112 full-color pages and 220 color photos, this tome can serve as a valuable reference for any owner, prospective buyer, or student of the Second gen Corvette.” – Christopher R. Phillip, Vette Magazine

“Combine (Tom) Falconer’s expertise with (James) Mann’s artistry, and the result is a comprehensive, color testimonial to the most memorable series of Corvette ever built, the Sting Ray. It is also an indispensable reference work for anyone with more than a passing interest in these legendary automobiles. From that aspect, this book is an essential resource for the prospective buyer or restorer.” – Jim Hinckley, Cars & Parts

“…this tome can serve as a valuable reference for any owner, buyer or student of the Second-gen Corvette.” Christopher R. Phillip, Vette

Meet the Author

Tom Falconer is the author of Original Corvette 1953–1962, Corvette Sting Ray 1963–1967 and Collector's Originality Guide Corvette 1984–1996. Falconer resides in Kent, UK.

James Mann is one of the world's leading car and motorcycle photographers, with more than 20 years of experience shooting for enthusiast publications, the motor industry, and businesses around the world. His work has appeared within and on the covers of more than 50 books and has provided stunning visuals for numerous magazines, including Classic and Sports Car, CAR magazine, Forza, The Sunday Times, and Automobile magazine as well as being chosen to photograph the British Auto Legends stamps for the Royal Mail. His advertising clients include Aston Martin, BMW, and Toyota, among others. James is the photographer of the Motorbooks titles Art of the Formula 1 Race Car, Form follows function: Art of the Super Car, Art of the Le Mans Race Car and The Art of Ducati. Visit his website at www.jamesmann.com

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