June 1981

Spied! A 1983 ________!Yes, that’s a GM product. I actually stumbled onto this while researching something else.

The only clue I’ll give you is a question. Are they sure that’s a 1983?

If it didn’t already make sense, the clue probably does now.

1984 Chevrolet Corvette spy shot - June 1981To the right is a fourth-generation Chevrolet Corvette undergoing testing. However, it is not a 1983 Corvette as Car and Driver mistakenly reported. There was no 1983 Corvette; the new model was introduced as a 1984.

To see a slightly larger image of the heavily clad two-seater and another of the rear, check out the original article on Car and Driver’s website, here: 1983 Chevrolet Corvette Prototype.