1956 CHEVROLET CORVETTE CONVERTIBLE - 70604 Sold* at Scottsdale 2009 - Lot #986 1956 CHEVROLET CORVETTE CONVERTIBLE https://cdn.barrett-jackson.com/staging/carlist/items/Fullsize/Cars/70604/70604_Front_3-4_Web.jpg
Lot #986

1956 CHEVROLET CORVETTE CONVERTIBLE

Auction Scottsdale 2009
Reserve NO RESERVE
Status Sold
Price
Lot 986
Year 1956
Make CHEVROLET
Model CORVETTE
Style CONVERTIBLE
*Includes Buyer Commission
Details
VIN E56S001928
Exterior Color CASCADE GREEN
Interior Color BEIGE
Cylinders 8
Engine Size 265
Transmission 3-SPEED MANUAL
Description

Lot #986 - A complete, 3-year, professional, frame-off, meticulous, nut and bolt restoration with only 59 test miles. A complete matching numbers car with the rare RPO 449 high lift cam, RPO 469 dual 4-barrel carbs, correct 3720991 cast number on the 265/240hp block and the correct 3-speed transmission. 1 of 290 in the rare color of Cascade Green and beige exterior with a beige interior and rare beige canvas top. 970 documented hours went into the flawless body and paint alone. The chrome is triple-plated throughout. All the stainless steel was professionally polished to a mirror finish. The factory GM markings are on the very clean and detailed undercarriage. The new mechanicals are flawless and everything was either rebuilt or restored with an extreme attention to detail. Full documentation and photos of the restoration are included in the sale. Also has the very rare 9-finned valve covers.
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