1954 CHEVROLET CORVETTE CUSTOM CONVERTIBLE - 188761 Sold* at Scottsdale 2016 - Lot #1300 1954 CHEVROLET CORVETTE CUSTOM CONVERTIBLE https://cdn.barrett-jackson.com/staging/carlist/items/Fullsize/Cars/188761/188761_Front_3-4_Web.jpg
Lot #1300   1954 CHEVROLET CORVETTE CUSTOM CONVERTIBLE
Auction Scottsdale 2016
Reserve NO RESERVE
Status Sold
Price
Lot 1300
Year 1954
Make CHEVROLET
Model CORVETTE
Style CUSTOM CONVERTIBLE
*Includes Buyer Commission
Details
VIN E54S003158
Exterior Color PENNANT BLUE
Interior Color TAN
Cylinders V8
Engine Size 5.7L LS1
Transmission 6-SPEED MANUAL
Description
Lot #1300 - This 1954 Corvette LS1 Custom Resto-Mod is the 3,158th of just 3,640 Corvettes built for 1954. Features a LS1 motor approximately 400hp and 6-speed manual transmission. Modified custom frame, full independent suspension (IRS) and DANA 44 polished aluminum case rear end is fully adjustable and suspended by triangular 4-link adjustable polished coilover springs as well. Ceramic coated custom exhaust system has a note all of its own. The interior features Vintage Air conditioning and heat tucked away out of eyesight to maintain the original C1 look; along with the original instruments, which were adapted to the new LS1 engine. The interiors tan, supple leather, along with the tan Haartz cloth soft-top blending to the understated Pennant Blue Metallic exterior, give the striking stance on this 1954 Corvette Resto-Mod a very special place all of its own. The performance, handling and comfort are entirely modern and thoroughly enjoyable. Over 1700 hours spent on this restoration.
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