1996 Corvette Grand Sport | 2019 Barrett-Jackson Auction in Palm Beach

This is a ’96 Corvette Grand Sport that was at the 2019 Barrett-Jackson Auction in Palm Beach. It’s from the C4 generation, which was made between 1983 and 1996 (model years between 1984 and 1996). The Grand Sport was only made in 1996. The engine the LT4, which is a 5.7 liter V8 that produces 330 horsepower and 240 pound-feet of torque. The transmission is a 6-speed manual. This car does 0-60 mph in 5.1 seconds and has a top speed of 178 mph. Only 1,000 Grand Sports were made in 1996: 810 coupes and 190 convertibles. This is the 34th coupe built. This Corvette was auctioned off for $35,750.

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2017 Corvette Grand Sport Yenko | 2019 Mecum Auction in Kissimmee

This is a 2017 Corvette Grand Sport Yenko that was at the 2019 Mecum Auction in Kissimmee. This is from the C7 generation, which has been in production since 2013 (the first model year was 2014). The engine is a 6.2 liter supercharged LT1 V8 that produces 800 horsepower and 750 pound-feet of torque. The transmission of this one is a 7-speed manual. This car does 0-60 mph in 2.5 seconds and has a top speed of 220 mph. Only 50 of the 2017 Corvette Yenko were built.

Car of the Day 4/26/18

Today’s car of the day is this ’96 Corvette Grand Sport that I saw at the 2018 Barrett-Jackson Auction in Palm Beach. It’s from the C4 generation, which was made between 1983 and 1996 (model years between 1984 and 1996). The Grand Sport was only made in 1996. The engine the LT4, which is a 5.7 liter V8 that produces 330 horsepower and 240 pound-feet of torque. The transmission is a 6-speed manual. This car does 0-60 mph in 5.1 seconds and has a top speed of 178 mph. Only 1,000 Grand Sports were made in 1996: 810 coupes and 190 convertibles.