The original prototype was a “clown suit” hiding the plan to bring out a mid-engine supercar. Original Corvette Chief Engineer Zora Arkus-Duntov helped develop these concepts: (l-r) CERV I, CERV III and CERV II. With the launch of the new,… Read More ›
Zora Arkus Duntov
Cars We Remember: Getting to know Zora Arkus-Duntov, his Grand Sport Corvettes and an upcoming 2020 mid-engine ‘Zora’ Corvette – Greg Zyla @AledoTimesRecord
Known as the Godfather, Father or Immortalizer of the Corvette, (take your pick) Zora Arkus-Duntov was born in Belgium in 1909 to Russian-Jewish parents and then moved with them first to Berlin, Germany, and then Leningrad, Russia. When World War… Read More ›
Interesting article from Kurt Ernst on the history of Zora Arkus-Duntov’s racing Corvettes and the display at the Revs Institute.