Lot #1273.1

1957 CHEVROLET CORVETTE CUSTOM CONVERTIBLE

Auction Scottsdale 2011
Reserve NO RESERVE
Status Sold
Price
Lot 1273.1
Year 1957
Make CHEVROLET
Model CORVETTE
Style CUSTOM CONVERTIBLE
*Includes Buyer Commission
Details
VIN E57S103695
Exterior Color BLACK
Interior Color TAN
Cylinders 8
Engine Size LS3
Transmission 4-SPEED AUTOMATIC
Description
A real 1957 Corvette that was lady owned for over 23 years before we bought and rebuilt it. Beautiful deep black exterior on a Paul Newman frame painted to match interior color with front and rear C-4 polished suspension, DANA 44 heavy duty rear end, new crated LS3 480hp Hot Cam engine by GM Performance with a L465 automatic transmission with Lokar shifter, BeCool radiator, Vintage Air, front runner belt drive, C5 front brakes with custom painted calipers and drilled rotors, C4 rear brakes with custom painted calipers and drilled rotors. Powdercoated headers, power rack & pinion steering, power brakes, power windows, custom headlights and LED taillights. 20" custom built 3-piece Savini wheels, fully covered trunk area, custom built center console with DVD player, one-off dash with digital gauges and tan lighting. Custom steering wheel by American Stitches, reclining tan leather seats and custom door panels by Al Knoch interior with a new black cloth softtop and new convertible bows. All new wiring and fuse box by Painless Wiring. Every nut, bolt, brake and fuel line has been replaced along with new fuel tank and Flowmaster exhaust. Painted from top to bottom. Complete undercarriage painted. Only about 1,000 miles since restoration. Over 3,000 hours to build.
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