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SEMA 2009: 1962 Corvette C1-RS is a worthy Goodguys Street Machine of the Year

by Drew Phillips (RSS feed) on Nov 5th, 2009 at 6:37PM

It takes a lot to win the the Goodguys Street Machine of the Year award, but this custom 1962 Corvette convertible you see here easily deserves the honor. The car not only looks incredible, but it posted the fastest time at the Goodguys autocross track as well! Every single one of the body panels on the car has been modified, and the majority of the components are constructed either of aluminum or carbon fiber. Powering the C1-RS is an LS7 V8 putting out more than 600 horsepower, but we were most impressed with the eight carbon fiber intake trumpets on either side of the engine that... Read More

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