2023 Chevrolet Corvette 70th Anniversary Celebrates New Milestone

The all-new Z06 won’t be the only star of the Chevrolet Corvette lineup for 2023. The company has just announced a 70th Anniversary special edition to celebrate the iconic sport car’s storied past.  

By the way, 70 years make the Corvette the longest-running nameplate of any car on the road today.

Available with the Corvette Stingray (3LT) and Corvette Z06 (3LZ), in coupe and convertible body styles, the 70th Anniversary package stands out with a choice of two unique exterior colours—all-new White Pearl Metallic Tri-coat or Carbon Flash Metallic. Optional stripes come in Satin Gray or Satin Black, respectively.

The 70th Anniversary Edition Corvettes also feature distinct wheels with commemorative wheel centre caps. While the Stingray and Z06 each have separate wheel designs, the wheels share a similar dark finish and Edge Red stripe. Of course, special badging (see photo gallery) is included on the car, but don’t miss the brake callipers and engine cover painted in Edge Red.

Photo: General Motors

Inside, designers have combined two-tone Ceramic leather GT2 or Competition Sport seats with red stitching, red seatbelts and suede microfibre inserts on the seats and steering wheel. The 70th Anniversary Edition logo appears on seats, steering wheel and sill plates. To top it all off, there’s a custom luggage set with red stitching and 70th Anniversary Edition logo.

Production of the 2023 Chevrolet Corvette 70th Anniversary will start sometime around summer. In the meantime, the 2023 Corvette Z06 visualizer, live on Chevrolet.ca, will be updated to include the special package.

By the way, the first-ever retail copy of the new Corvette Z06 will be a 70th Anniversary Edition, and it will cross the auction block at Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale this Saturday, Jan. 29.

Even if you don’t select the 70th Anniversary package, Chevrolet says all 2023 Corvettes will feature a commemorative 70th anniversary interior plaque located on the centre speaker grille and a graphic imprinted on the lower rear window.

Watch: 2023 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 Debuts With 670 Horsepower

Share on Facebook

More on the subject

BuzzNoboby Wants This 1976 Corvette Turned Into a Dodge Viper
Some tuners out there get a kick out of transforming certain cars into models from another era. The results are often intriguing yet rarely convincing, like this 2013 Dodge Challenger turned into a 1969 Charger Daytona . Want another example? In the mid-1990s, someone decided to take a third-generation 1976 …
New Models2023 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 Unveiled With 670 Screaming Horsepower
Chevrolet has officially unveiled the new 2023 Corvette Z06 based on the eighth-generation, mid-engined Corvette. Prepare to wait some more, though, because production won’t start until next summer at the Bowling Green assembly plant in Kentucky. The exterior design stands out with a wider, more sculpted body inspired by the …
NewsFirst 2023 Chevy Corvette Z06 Sold for $4.5M at Auction
One of the biggest reveals of 2021 in the auto industry was arguably the new 2023 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 . Production won’t start until this summer at the Bowling Green assembly plant in Kentucky, except for the very first unit which was up for bid on Saturday. As it turned …
News2023 Chevrolet Corvette Pricing Announced for Canada
Chevrolet today announced Canadian pricing for the 2023 Corvette Stingray . The iconic American sports car will start at $71,998 for the new model year, up $1,000 from the current base MSRP. Freight and PDI are $2,000. The Corvette returns with new 20-inch wheels available in Gloss Black ($1,295), Ultra …
ElectricGM Confirms Hybrid, Electric Corvette Variants on the Way
It wasn’t really secret at all, but now it’s official: General Motors president Mark Reuss confirmed on Monday that hybrid and fully electric variants of the Chevrolet Corvette are on the way. The former will launch in 2023, most likely as a 2024 model, while the latter will follow about …
News2023 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 to Start at Nearly $130,000
Chevrolet has announced pricing for the all-new 2023 Corvette Z06, and it’s not cheap, folks. While the Corvette Stingray starts at $71,998 plus $2,000 destination, the new Z06 is roughly $56,000 more expensive. The base MSRP in 1LZ trim is $128,198 along with $2,295 destination. Move up to the 2LZ …
Hybrid/Plug-in HybridWatch: Corvette Hybrid Prototype Burns Down While Testing
UPDATE (08/03/2022) -- Another GM spokesperson has denied reports that the burned-out car was a hybrid, saying it featured a naturally aspirated engine only. Below is our original story. Hybrid and fully electric variants of the Chevrolet Corvette are on the way, General Motors president Mark Reuss confirmed back in …
NewsThe Car Guide's Best Buys for 2022: Chevrolet Corvette
Every year, The Car Guide unveils a list of Best Buys covering all the different vehicle categories in the industry. When it comes to premium sports cars, emotion is what really drives customers. Some manufacturers manage to stand out with exceptional albeit highly expensive products. The Winner For 2022, the …