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    The Corvette Stingray. Please View On Black

    Per Wiki: The third generation was patterned after Chevrolet's "Mako Shark II" show car, started in 1968 and ended in 1982. This generation has the distinction of being introduced to the motoring public in an unorthodo and unintended fashion. 1968 marked the introduction of Mattel's now-famous Hot Wheels line of 1/64-scale die cast toy cars. General Motors had tried their best to keep the appearance of the upcoming car a secret, but the release of the Hot Wheels line several weeks before the Corvette's unveiling had a certain version of particular interest to Corvette fans: the "Custom Corvette", a GM-authorized model of the 1968 Corvette. The 1968 Corvette was called a Sting Ray in Chevrolet ads. Stingray emblems were added on 1969 models.

    Explore #399 on Aug 9, 2009. Thank you for your views and comments! It is very much appreciated.

    Birdman of El Paso, Matt Pasant, and 23 other people added this photo to their favorites.

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    1. travelwhimsy 68 months ago | reply

      owned it once; love it still - beautiful image!

    2. Elena Kovalevich [deleted] 68 months ago | reply

      Gorgeous angle and colors!

    3. DisneyDreamin [deleted] 68 months ago | reply

      Great perspective...awesome shot!

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    4. Kiki FL 68 months ago | reply

      Oh yeah! What a beauty!

      Congratulations on Explore!

    5. Eat My Disney Dust 68 months ago | reply

      Fantastic angle!!!

    6. :: Artie | Photography :: 68 months ago | reply

      wow i love this angle jeff!

    7. dai oni 68 months ago | reply

      magic shot

    8. Metropol 21 68 months ago | reply

      A luxury and very creative!

    9. Don Sullivan 68 months ago | reply

      Just wonderful Jeff.

    10. goodoldroute15 [deleted] 68 months ago | reply

      Terrific shot Jeff!!

    11. linus_clickr 68 months ago | reply

      lovely angle...good shot

    12. Glenn Waters ぐれんin Japan. 68 months ago | reply

      Wow!! I love this car. Great composition and excellent shot Jeff.

    13. Craig Stevens <castevens12> 68 months ago | reply

      I love Corvettes so much. Maybe someday I'll get one for myself

    14. evelyng23 68 months ago | reply

      sweet vette! and what an angle.

    15. Susanne, Photography 68 months ago | reply

      Great angle! Very sharp! Very cool!

    16. ChatCatPR 67 months ago | reply

      I love this shot and your perspective!

    17. mikka16s 67 months ago | reply

      Wow, awesome view! Perfect crop, makes it looks very powerful and fast, well done Jeff!

    18. Big JC 1979 62 months ago | reply

      1970-72 Corvette

    19. "bergaralphoto" Ramon Rodriguez Martinez 58 months ago | reply

      Hi, I'm an admin for a group called Circulo Digital / AFNaranco, and we'd love to have this added to the group!

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