1957 CHEVROLET CORVETTE FI CONVERTIBLE - 39688 Sold* at PBCCA Palm Beach 2006 - Lot #401 1957 CHEVROLET CORVETTE FI CONVERTIBLE https://cdn.barrett-jackson.com/staging/carlist/items/Fullsize/Cars/39688/39688_Front_3-4_Web.jpg
Lot #401

1957 CHEVROLET CORVETTE FI CONVERTIBLE

Auction PBCCA Palm Beach 2006
Reserve NO RESERVE
Status Sold
Price
Lot 401
Year 1957
Make CHEVROLET
Model CORVETTE FI
Style CONVERTIBLE
*Includes Buyer Commission
Details
VIN E57S100869
Exterior Color BLACK W/SILVER
Interior Color RED
Cylinders 8
Engine Size 0
Transmission
Description

Lot #401 - This is a rare early 1957 model year fuel injected Corvette. The 283 engine block, distributor, generator, Rochester fuel injection unit and body numbers are all matching. The Rochester 7014360 fuel injection unit was the very first used by GM and was only used on the earliest of the fuelie Corvettes in 1957. This vehicle has been completely restored - new paint, interior, chrome, stainless trim, major engine rebuild, exhaust, wiring harness and convertible top. The engine has the Duntov cam installed, thus producing 283 horsepower. This vehicle also features a removable hardtop.
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