Photos: See the Next-Level Corvette at the LA Auto Show

Since it was introduced at the 1953 GM Motorama show, America's sports car has seen dramatic changes. From the relatively humble looking 1950s-era C1 to the modern day ZR1, with its aggressive aerodynamics and world-class performance, the Corvette has been through major refreshes through the decades. But nothing like the radical change for its 2020 model.

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The new mid-engine Covette is on display at the 2019 Los Angeles Auto Show.
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The most significant change is the position of the engine. This is Chevy's first mid-engine Corvette, which shifts the engine behind the driver instead of in front.
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Placing an engine closer to the center of the car aids with weight distribution and is the layout used in some of the world's iconic high-performance cars.
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The shift means dramatic styling changes for the 2020 Corvette Stingray coupe and this convertible model.
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The 2020 Corvette on display at the 2019 Los Angeles Auto Show.
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Here's a look at the previous generation that Chevrolet showed up during the 2017 Los Angeles Auto Show.
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A rear view of the previous generation Corvette at the 2017 LA Auto Show.
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