1955 CHEVROLET CORVETTE ROADSTER - 117654 Sold* at Scottsdale 2012 - Lot #1231 1955 CHEVROLET CORVETTE ROADSTER https://cdn.barrett-jackson.com/staging/carlist/items/Fullsize/Cars/117654/117654_Front_3-4_Web.jpg
Lot #1231

1955 CHEVROLET CORVETTE ROADSTER

Auction Scottsdale 2012
Reserve NO RESERVE
Status Sold
Price
Lot 1231
Year 1955
Make CHEVROLET
Model CORVETTE
Style ROADSTER
*Includes Buyer Commission
Details
VIN VE55S001030
Exterior Color PENNANT BLUE
Interior Color TAN
Cylinders 8
Engine Size 265
Transmission AUTOMATIC
Description

Lot #1231 - This 1955 Chevrolet Corvette roadster is an extraordinary example of Corvette's introductory body style, introduced with the 1953 model. During the 1955 production year only 700 Corvette models were produced and this one was number 30. The Pennant Blue color on this '55 Corvette was found on only 45 of the 700 built in 1955. NCRS Chapter Top Flight in 2002 with score of 99 and National Top Flight in 2002 with score of 97.2. The stock 265cid V8 producing 195hp with the Powerglide automatic transmission adds to the originality represented by this stunning Corvette. In addition, this one comes equipped with an original Wonder Bar radio, side windows, window bag shielding and coil cover adding to the appeal of this collectible classic. This Corvette spent most of its life in California and is in truly amazing condition, inside, outside and mechanically.
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