Lot #1000

1959 CHEVROLET CORVETTE CUSTOM CONVERTIBLE

Auction Scottsdale 2011
Reserve NO RESERVE
Status Sold
Price
Lot 1000
Year 1959
Make CHEVROLET
Model CORVETTE
Style CUSTOM CONVERTIBLE
*Includes Buyer Commission
Details
VIN J59S108150
Exterior Color BLUE
Interior Color GRAY
Cylinders 8
Engine Size 327
Transmission 4-SPEED MANUAL
Description
Beautiful professionally restored 1959 Corvette convertible in Pearl Blue with silver coves and custom gray leather interior. Al Knoch's Mercedes black softtop and has the hardtop as well. This car went through a complete frame-off restoration with many custom parts including a completely rebuilt 327cid/360hp. Engine with MSD ignition, Borg Warner T-10 transmission, 3 series rear end with posi-traction, Mustang II rack and pinion steering with stainless steel tubular A-arm and coilover shocks. Triangulated 4-bar rear suspension with coilover shocks, 4-wheel disc brakes, aluminum radiator with automatic electric fan, Dakota Digital electronic dash and gauge cluster, power windows, electric windshield wipers, Cragar classic wheels, all chrome and stainless trim has either new chrome or is new. The restoration was performed by Chris Lidgerwood of Extreme Customs in Spokane, Washington with the help of Tim's Hot Rods. Everything is new or redone.
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