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The 1968 Chevrolet Astro II (XP-880) was introduced at the 1968 New York Auto Show. Lead engineer Zora Arkus-Duntov and GM styling chief Bill Mitchell were hoping Astro II would be the concept for the next generation Corvette, but the GM management figured the public was not ready for a mid-engine car.

The 1968 Chevrolet Astro II (XP-880) was introduced at the 1968 New York Auto Show. Lead engineer Zora Arkus-Duntov and GM styling chief Bill Mitchell were hoping Astro II would be the concept for the next generation Corvette, but the GM management figured the public was not ready for a mid-engine car.

1968 Corvette Astro 2 XP-880

1968 Chevrolet Astro II, designed by Larry Shinoda. The first Mid-engine Corvette prototype.

C3 Corvette

C3 Corvette

1953 ‘CUTAWAY’ CORVETTE OFFERS A UNIQUE LOOK INSIDE THE HISTORIC SPORTS CAR

, noted Corvette restorer Kevin Mackay and his staff at Corvette Repair in Valley Stream, N., spent more than two years building a cutaway version of a first-year Corvette.

I have always wanted a Corvette, but have never had one or even tried one. Maybe one day my dream comes true, but until then it stays a dream :-)

I have always wanted a Corvette, but have never had one or even tried one. Maybe one day my dream comes true, but until then it stays a dream :-)