No doubt plenty of classic C3 Stingrays and C2 Sting Rays will be on sale at the upcoming Barrett-Jackson auction.
But in case history isn’t your best subject, this one-of-a-kind custom C7 widebody Stingray might be just the ticket for you.
If you’ve been a fan of the widebody C7 Corvettes by Forgiato and others, then check out this new upgrade from L.A.-based Ivan Tampi Customs and their new XIK Widebody C7 Corvette Stingray.
Here’s a Corvette on eBay that sounds like it deserves to be restored to its former glory of the 1970s.
The seller says this heavily customized 1974 Corvette has been saved from two garage fires, the crusher, and many other obstacles over the past 32 years.
With years of experience in creating impressive functional performance and styling packages for the Corvette, it’s no surprise that our friends at Lingenfelter Performance Engineering would be coming out with their own body styling package for the C7 Vette.
Just in time for SEMA, the folks at LPE are launching a new wide body styling kit along with a supercharger performance package for the Corvette Stingray.
If there was ever a manual about car shows, then this chapter would be titled “How to Take Over a Car Show”. And the pictures in that manual would show these two Forgiato Corvette Stingrays that visited the the DC Exotics Cars and Coffee event held at the end of September.
If you’ve ever been to a decent cars and coffee show, you know you can expect to see many exotic cars. But these two Stingray widebodies stole the show.
We’ve been documenting Forgiato’s love affair with the C7 Corvette since the beginning when a widebody Stingray was built for the 2013 SEMA show. Over the last two years, we’ve seen about a dozen different versions of the widebody Stingray built in all kinds of colors and wheel selections.
Now that Chevy is building their own “widebody” in the form of the Corvette Z06, we wondered what Forgiato would have in store for the 650 horsepower super car. As these pictures show, we are not disappointed.
We’ve been a big fan of the Forgiato wide-body Corvette Stingray’s since their first appearance at the 2013 SEMA show in Las Vegas. And what’s not to love about their latest build which is wrapped in a shimmering gold with matte black accents?
This Forgiato Widebody Corvette Stingray Convertible we saw at SEMA is packing 750 horsepower thanks to its supercharged LT1 V8. The $150K Corvette will soon be sent to its new owner in Japan, but first its taken for a ride on the streets!
After the appearance factor of the Corvette had gotten its final touches we sent it over to the guys at BH Factory to add a few horses to the American beast. Watch as the 750 horsepower Widebody Vette takes over the streets with its undiscovered looks and roaring sound.
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If you’re looking for a wide body C7, the folks at Forgiato have a couple of 2014 widebody Stingrays ready for you – a blue coupe and a yellow convertible.
You can even buy the convertible now on eBay but get prepared to open your wallet. This very special Stingray will set you back $150,000 at the “Buy It Now” price.