1965 Chevrolet Corvette User Reviews

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    1965 Chevrolet Corvette Convertible Roadster Review
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    '65 Corvette — Nassau blue with a blue leather interior and a white rag top. 350HP numbers matching 327 small block with a Muncie 4 speed. Mild fender flares added to the car in 1966 to accommodate wider wheels and tires. Polished American Racing Torque Thrust rims (15x8 in front, 15x10 out back). Fun to drive or just polish in the driveway.

    Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

    Pros: Classic Corvette looks with a little bit of "hot rod" thrown in for good measure

    Cons: Parts are expensive if and when you need them

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    Loved The Car At The Time And, Looking Back, Wonder What I Was Thinking To Have Owned This Car — Good looking car in the natural color trend of the late 70's. At 195 horsepower, it was fast for the time but a dog of a car. The air conditioner compressor sounded like a bucket of bolts at idle or on deceleration. The heat of the transmission made it intolerable to remove the roof panels in nice weather. I sold this car when gas went to $1.25 and it was getting 16 mpg at best.

    Primary Use: Commuting to work

    Pros: Stylish for the time. Better as a highway cruiser than a good handling car.

    Cons: Another disappointing attempt by GM to call this generation of Corvette a quality car.

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    Corvette — very cool i love the car and i will never forget good times with the car it also looks good with its red paint and a all new brakes it also has a rebuilt carberator and a old car rumble with a little smoke out the exaust pipe

    Pros: looks

    Cons: nothin

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    Awsome — I love everything about it, gas milage better then expected, maintenance cost very low acceleration takes off like a rocket, feels real safe when driving fits and feels like a glove, handles corners like a Indy car. It's a blast to drive especially with top off everyone waves when I stop for gas everone comes over to me and tells me how hot it is and keeps wanting to talk to me. quiet with hard top on, see easy no blind spots. It's a one of a kind special changes would sell more in the hot rod class than original. The coolest car you've ever seen

    Pros: beautiful ,drives like a Ferrari,powerful,excellent handling,turns everyones heads when you drive by, awsome bright color comfrtable to drive,not really any repair costs

    Cons: non except vin #'s don/t match

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    65 Vett — classic 65 corvette with its first year having 4 piston disk brakes standard, flip up head lights, a teak wood steering wheel Chevy's famouse 327 smallblock, crome bumpers, power antena, 15.5 in rally rims (only made for one year), radio, heat,ac, teliscoping steering wheel, bolth hard and soft top and leather seats what is there not to like

    Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

    Pros: it's a 65 corvette

    Cons: there is not one

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    Car I Wished I Had Kept — It was a great sports car in its time, has great body line, performance for the 327 was fair, poor braking system, Handling was fair nothing to write home about. Everyone wanted a ride in it. I purchased the Vette in 1970 with 59k miles on it paid $1200.00 for it. Did a lot of work Mechanical, body was in excellent condition. Sorry to this day for selling it

    Pros: Great body lines, good looking car

    Cons: Braking system

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    All Original. — My Grandpa bought this car in 1967 for $3000. Now it is worth way over 40,000. *The hubcaps are for sale. We are putting American Racing Torq Thrust II's on it.

    Pros: '65, Fast, Loud, Awsome.

    Cons: NONE

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    Reviews From Other Years

    2015 Chevrolet Corvette Reviews

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    2014 Chevrolet Corvette Reviews

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    All Muscle And So Much Fun To Drive! By ltippit

    It's hard to say anything bad about this car! My first sports car could not have been a better fit! I have a need for speed and this was the perfect car for me! Things I love - heads up display, hi... Read More

    2013 Chevrolet Corvette Reviews

    Great By kennethford

    I love everthing about my vette,stylethree color black the yellow brack pads and i put the car in a show an win a best in show for the frist, time and i`m 65 yours young and love it when i take it out... Read More

    Best Car! By Acadia_128269

    I love the ride, looks and handling! With the top down in the evenings, there is nothing like it! This is the perfect car for the Carolina's, drive year round! This is my 7th Corvette, but the first c... Read More

    2012 Chevrolet Corvette Reviews

    I Love It, I Really Do, The Siblings Love It, So Im A Keeping It! By SHELBYFORLIFE

    This car is a very fun car, it may be expensive, but she is my other women! she has always been there, she has always let me process my anger threw her pedals, and her gears. Her name is Treasure, for... Read More

    I Am Extremely Impressed With The Car. By wilscaal

    If looking for a performance car that is also a great daily driver, you can't beat this car. For a car with 430HP the mileage of 19-24MPG is excellent. Outstanding cargo capacity with the hatch rea... Read More

    2011 Chevrolet Corvette Reviews

    Best Non Aspirated Corvette By TooFast

    What can I say, I really cannot say enough. This Z06/Z07 is equipped the same as the Carbon Edition with subtle differences in paint scheme and interior trim, however from a performance perspective th... Read More

    Only Drivin To Car Shows By tashkentzoo

    This is an outstanding example of a Grand Sport. The color which is Supersonic Blue draws your attention. In fact, I've been told it's one of the most attractive colors of that model year. I get a lot... Read More

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