Lot #1289 - "The Togster" is powered by a LT1 350cid V8 with a Turbo 350 automatic, power steering, power disc brakes and air conditioning. Professionally built on an all steel Woody converted to a two door with Birdseye Maple custom coachwork. Custom built chassis, color matched, molded, smoothed welds and fully boxed. Hand built independent front and rear suspension, Wilwood brakes with polished calipers, stainless steel brake and fuel lines used throughout. Stainless steel bolts and fasteners also used throughout. The Corvette LT1 is balanced and blueprinted with polished billet aluminum accessories throughout and a Turbo Hyrdamatic 350 transmission. Custom firewall and engine compartment is smoothed and color matched. Body was chopped, smoothed hood, hand-formed running boards, custom taillights, hand-formed rolled rear pan, custom Mercedes canvas top, custom Biarritz bumpers and custom paint. Interior is hand-crafted leather and tweed upholstery with Birdseye Maple headliner treatment. Custom gauge panel and chrome-accented dash with VDO night design instruments. Quality sound system featuring Pioneer components. Equipped with Vintage Air and Specialty Power Windows. The custom Birdseye Maple woodwork has 15 coats of urethane clear for optimum luster. Wheels are first prototype Genesis wheels by Boyd Coddington. From the Thomas O. Gephart Collection.
The names Barrett-Jackson, Barrett-Jackson.com, and all associated graphics, logos, page headers, button icons, scripts, and service names are trademarks, registered trademarks or trade dress of the Barrett-Jackson Auction Company, LLC or its affiliates.