1957 CHEVROLET CORVETTE CONVERTIBLE - 116454Sold* at Scottsdale 2012 - Lot #1013.1 1957 CHEVROLET CORVETTE CONVERTIBLE//cdn.barrett-jackson.com/staging/carlist/items/Fullsize/Cars/116454/116454_Front_3-4_Web.jpg
1957 CHEVROLET CORVETTE CONVERTIBLE
SPORTS CARS - CONVERTIBLE
*Includes Buyer Commission
Lot #1013.1 - 283/283hp fuel injected roadster with great options including power windows, heater, Wonder Bar radio, brake alarm light, courtesy lights, two tone exterior and wide white wall tires. Purported by Corvette magazine in '94 and quoted that this Corvette is one of three fuelies built in Venetian Red and Shoreline Beige combination. Fully restored years ago and lovingly freshened head to toe with completely redone fuel injection unit and freshly rebuilt motor with the Duntov cam. Period correct 548 motor with correct 539 heads with the "A" dates. Correct number starter, generator, water pump, etc. This '57 was featured in a seven page article in '94 Corvette magazine describing the initial restoration and the owner history with the car for the previous 30 years. The car was also selected by Zora Duntov as the celebrity pick at the 1990 Carlisle Corvette show. All receipts of restoration, Corvette magazine article and log of owner history included.
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