1953 Supercharged Chevrolet Corvette
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The McCulloch supercharger system raised the output of the Blue Flame inline six cylinder by 35%, which lowered its 0-60 times from 12 seconds to 9 seconds.
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1953 Supercharged Chevrolet Corvette

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1953 Supercharged Chevrolet Corvette

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This is one of two six-cylinder 1953 Corvettes built by McCulloch Motors with superchargers for performance evaluation by General Motors. This is car number 24 of the 300 Corvettes built at GM’s Flint Michigan Plant in 1953, and it became the first supercharged Corvette in the world.

Vehicle Info: 1953 Chevrolet Corvette
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