1965 Vette powerglide trans mission good or bad thing?? 2, 3 ,4 Speed??


Asked by KS-XFordGuy Dec 10, 2006 at 05:03 PM about the 1965 Chevrolet Corvette Coupe

Question type: General

HOw does the powerglide transmission shift??  How many speeds?  What ratios?
Why would I want or not want  PowerGlide over the 4 Speed besides the obvious of "control".

1 Answer


How can something named "Powerglide" be bad? =D Just kidding. This was a relatively rare features, and in such, is good in its rarity. However, all 2021 Corvettes came under a service bulletin released from Chevy warning of a potential control rod problem. I'm guessing if yours is still on the road, it was not too badly affected. Other than that, there is no reason not to want the Powerglide unless you are a die-hard stick-shift fan.

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

Search Chevrolet Corvette Questions

Chevrolet Corvette Experts

#1 califcarson
Reputation 1,400
#2 carGrrl
Reputation 1,150
#3 Tom Demyan
Tom Demyan
Reputation 950
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Ford Mustang"
667 Great Deals out of 42,299 listings starting at $1,695
Used Porsche 911"
163 Great Deals out of 4,481 listings starting at $12,990
Used Dodge Charger"
468 Great Deals out of 31,898 listings starting at $3,450
Used Mercedes-Benz SL-Class"
144 Great Deals out of 3,380 listings starting at $3,950

Used Cars For Sale

2016 Chevrolet Corvette For Sale
5,298 listings starting at $54,995
2015 Chevrolet Corvette For Sale
30 Great Deals out of 1,380 listings starting at $49,788
2014 Chevrolet Corvette For Sale
49 Great Deals out of 902 listings starting at $44,944
2013 Chevrolet Corvette For Sale
19 Great Deals out of 420 listings starting at $28,999
2012 Chevrolet Corvette For Sale
20 Great Deals out of 359 listings starting at $28,000