Cars of the GM Heritage Center: An Insider’s Look

© 2015 General Motors LLC. Used with permission, GM Media Archive.© 2015 General Motors LLC. Used with permission, GM Media Archive.
1961 Chevrolet Corvette Mako Shark I
The XP-755 or Mako Shark I, a concept car designed by Larry Shinoda under the direction of GM styling guru Bill Mitchell, was created to point to future styling trends for the Chevrolet Corvette. Popular on the auto show circuit, the Mako Shark I bears a striking similarity to the 1963 Corvette, since many of the Mako’s elements made it to the production model.

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5 thoughts on “Cars of the GM Heritage Center: An Insider’s Look

  1. Great rendition — especially of the Cadillacs. When will we ever see another Cadillac to rival those shown here? We need a new icon without worrying about fuel efficiency and “organic” greenness.

  2. A bright red Cadillac convertible was my ideal car when I was a kid and it still is. They don’t make such gorgeous cars any longer.

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