Monthly Archives: February 2013

1969 Chevrolet Corvette ZL1

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1969 Chevrolet Corvette ZL1

1969 Chevrolet Corvette ZL1 Cover

Welcome to the latest edition of Muscle Car Showcase. Here, we look at not just cars, but trucks, SUV’s, and any other vehicles that have become legendary, notorious, and maybe even loathed in the muscle car world. We will also take a look at the rare, forgotten, and just plain overlooked muscle from all eras. There are no rules or limitations on what we will cover.

This edition of the Muscle Car Showcase takes a look into an exceptionally rare Chevrolet Corvette. In 1969, Chevrolet introduced the ZL1. This Corvette features a 427 cubic inch powerhouse that few buyers took advantage of ordering. So rare, no more than two are known to exist. It’s this uncommonness that has made the ZL1 somewhat legendary among Corvette devotees. Read the rest of this entry

1993 – 1995 and 1999 – 2004 Ford F-150 SVT Lightning

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2001 Ford Lightning TCB

Welcome to the latest edition of Muscle Car Showcase. Here, we look at not just cars, but trucks, SUV’s, and any other vehicles that have become legendary, notorious, and maybe even loathed in the muscle car world. We will also take a look at the rare, forgotten, and just plain overlooked muscle from all eras. There are no rules or limitations on what we will cover.

This edition of the Muscle Car Showcase highlights the 1993 – 1995 and 1999 – 2004 Ford F-150 SVT Lightning. In 1992, General Motors dominated the sport truck and SUV market with the Silverado 454 SS and GMC Typhoon. So what do you do when your nemesis has a foothold on the segment? You create a Lightning storm of your own. In 1993, Ford introduces the F-150 SVT Lightning. Read the rest of this entry