Backlite

An automobile's rear window. … [Read more...]

Big Block

Large displacement V8 engines  of either 396, 427, 454 cubic inches. These were optional in Corvettes from 1965 through 1974. … [Read more...]

Big Tank

Optional thirty-six gallon fuel tank for 1963 through 1967, or twenty-four gallon fuel tank for 1959 through 1962 Corvettes. … [Read more...]

Bloomington

Major annual Corvette show, known for its certification judging system. Usually held in Bloomington, IL. … [Read more...]

Blue Devil

Unofficial code name for the 2009 ZR1 Corvette. … [Read more...]

Blue Flame

Six cylinder engine for 1953, 1954 and few 1955 model Corvettes. … [Read more...]

Blueprint

Precise finishing of an engine's components, often by hand, to optimal size within factory specifications. … [Read more...]

Body Off

Extensive restoration in which a Corvette body is completely removed from its frame. … [Read more...]

Bose

Integrated radio and speaker system introduced optionally in 1984. … [Read more...]

Broadcast Code

Designation for the two or three character alpha code stamped, etched or otherwise affixed to components which identifies usage. Enthusiasts call the engine broadcast code the suffix. … [Read more...]