The Sting Ray was introduced in 1963 as a coupT and convertible with the 327 engine in four different states of tune. Automatic transmission and air conditioning were introduced in 1964, the 396 engine in 1965 and the 427 in 1966. Externally few styling changes were made. There were many variations of both small and big block engines over the years. This is a book of contemporary road and comparison tests, specification and technical data, driving impressions, long-term tests, buying second hand, retrospective review. Models covered include:- Sport coupT, Lightweight Racer, Automatic, 327, 396, 427, 427 Turbo-Jet, Grand Sport, 435.