79th Indy 500
May 28, 1995 The Chevrolet Corvette was selected to pace the Indy 500
for the third time in 1995. Other than mandatory safety features, the
Corvette needed no modifications to meet pace car specifications.
The pace car was driven by Chevrolet general manager Jim
Perkins. It was his third time driving the pace car at Indy.
Indy Pace Car replicas were produced. The specifications for these
replicas are : 1
Dark Purple Metalic over White Two-Tone paint
Special Indy Decal Package and Special Indy Emblems
5.7L Engine (LT1)
4-Speed Automatic Transmission
Performance Axle Ratio (3.07:1)
9.5" Front and Rear Argent ZR-1 Wheels
P275/40ZR17 B/W Tires
Coated ZR-1 Rotors
Black Leather Adjustable Sport Bucket Seats with purple
Insert and Indy Logo on Headrest
Electronic Air Conditioning
Delco/Bose Music System with electronically tuned AM/FM
Stereo Radio, Cassette Tape and CD Player
Power Driver & Passenger Seats
scale by Maisto
1/24 scale by Greenlight
Source: Chevrolet press release 1
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