Bertone’s Nivola concept was a ’90s bellwether for the mid-engine Corvette


Italian design house Bertone is well known for its over-the-top concepts featuring futuristic, wedge-shaped styling. But of Bertone’s early-1990s creations might have hit the mid-engined nail on the head when it came to the future of America’s sports car—the oft forgotten 1990 Corvette Nivola concept.

This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2019/02/01/bertone-nivola-concept-predicted-c8-corvette

What a unique, complex design. It is too bad that GM has dragged it’s feet when it comes to getting a mid engined corvette. It has taken 67 years to finally get a production mid engined corvette. I cannot wait to drive one.