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The radio says “Corvette” in case you forget what you are driving, or the badge right above somehow becomes obscured.
We perform a complete inspection on all the cars that come into the V8 Speed & Resto Shop, and here, Trevor checks out the original 4-piston brakes. Corvettes were always known for decent braking performance, but we have plans for better binders from Wilwood on this one.
The car has a few little secrets like this bumper mount ouchie, but it’s intended to be driven and not shown. Maybe some day the exterior will be restored, but for now, it’s all performance upgrades.