The Chevrolet Corvette C5 Is The Flavored Condom Of CarsRaphael Orlove6/20/16 9:30amFiled to: Regular Car ReviewsChevrolet CorvetteC5 CorvetteChevy Corvette2089EditPromoteShare to KinjaToggle Conversation toolsGo to permalink The ‘90s to ‘00s Corvette is, in many ways, a car without vices. It drives well, it handles well, with a V8, a stick shift, and rear-wheel drive. It even has pop up headlights. And yet. Advertisement Just as it is a perfect execution of the performance automobile, one that’s affordable and reliable, it is also the car of choice for someone who has a wall of Jurassic Park collector plates, as Regular Car Reviews so eloquently explains.Watch the whole video and hear him explain the good and the bad, the ethos and the mythos of the Corvette that GM told me was the best all through my childhood.Raphael Orloveraphael@jalopnik.com@raphaelorloveRaphael Orlove is staff editor for Jalopnik.