1955 CHEVROLET CORVETTE CONVERTIBLE - 97045 Sold* at Scottsdale 2011 - Lot #1275.2 1955 CHEVROLET CORVETTE CONVERTIBLE https://cdn.barrett-jackson.com/staging/carlist/items/Fullsize/Cars/97045/97045_Front_3-4_Web.jpg
Lot #1275.2

1955 CHEVROLET CORVETTE CONVERTIBLE

Auction Scottsdale 2011
Reserve NO RESERVE
Status Sold
Price
Lot 1275.2
Year 1955
Make CHEVROLET
Model CORVETTE
Style CONVERTIBLE
*Includes Buyer Commission
Details
VIN VE55S001579
Exterior Color HARVEST GOLD
Interior Color YELLOW/GREEN
Cylinders 8
Engine Size 265
Transmission AUTOMATIC
Description

Lot #1275.2 - 265/195hp V8, Powerglide transmission, original engine. Harvest Gold paint with yellow/green combo interior and green softtop. Very rare color combination, one of 20 produced. Body-off restored in show condition. Two NCRS Chapter Top Flight award with most recent in September 2008 and one in 1988. One Chapter Second Flight award in 2008. Also was a Bloomington and NCCC certified. Absolutely a stunning and rare color combination of Corvette's first year V8. Optioned with Powerglide, Wonder Bar radio, e-brake warning light, aluminized exhaust, windshield washers, courtesy lights, heater, hubcaps and 6.70x15 wide white tires. Most all factory correct type components including spare, jack, jack tools, trunk mat, trunk liner, side windows, side window bag, rebound straps, spiral shocks, washer system, tar top battery, smog system, shifter, shielding, braided wires, air cleaner, generator, coil cover, hood pop-ups, fuel filter and guide Y-50 mirror. Documented with owner history, NCRS, Bloomington and NCCC awards and/or judging sheets. Also was editorialized in the February 1990 Vette magazine. Looks runs and drives excellent.
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