For sale at auction: Lot #371 - Built in tribute to the first iconic designs, this custom edition Corvette is registered #112 out of 178 made. In preparation for the 50th Anniversary of the Corvette. A small group of professional builders introduced this 1953-2003 Commemorative Edition to honor the Corvette legacy by blending 1950's styling with cutting-edge C5 technology, masterfully grafting 1953 "Vette" styling cues onto a C5 convertible. Modified to capture the classic styling of the original Corvette, but with the performance handling and comfort of the modern car. Retro designed parts that include a new front and rear fascia, headlights, chrome die cast grille, bumpers, fenders, rear quarters and LED taillights make for a distinctive look and classic appearance. The ultimate tribute to the American sports car with over half a century of passion. This Corvette makes a definitive statement. It has won Best of Show at events. Less than 29,000 original miles. Automatic with 350cid/345hp, air conditioning, power steering, power brakes, power windows, power seats, Heads Up display, factory CD changer, cross drilled rotors and Borla custom exhaust. Built by Steve Pasteiner, retired designer for General Motors. Steve Pasteiner's company, Advanced Automotive Technologies, purchased the rights to produce a "Limited Edition Series" of this fantastic vehicle. Includes ID plate with the registered number.