It Was 50 Years Ago Today: The Sebring Saga of the First Corvette SS

The boys at Badboy Vettes inform us that 50 years ago today, the Corvette SS XP-64 made its debut at Sebring. What was the SS XP-64 you beckon? It was a super-light 'Vette with a body of magnesium alloy, a tubular frame and a worked-over 283 ci V8 producing upward of 300 hp. The prototype was built under the guidance… » 3/23/07 3:00pm 3/23/07 3:00pm