1958 CHEVROLET CORVETTE CUSTOM ROADSTER - 138767Sold* at Scottsdale 2013 - Lot #1400.1 1958 CHEVROLET CORVETTE CUSTOM ROADSTER//cdn.barrett-jackson.com/staging/carlist/items/Fullsize/Cars/138767/138767_Front_3-4_Web.jpg
1958 CHEVROLET CORVETTE CUSTOM ROADSTER
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Lot #1400.1 - This 1958 Corvette is a beautiful creation designed by one of our countries lead spaceship engineers. It was a five year build and it shows with this little gem. The base of this car is a 1958 highly modified frame with C4 rack & pinion coilover front end with billet coilover shocks and incorporates a 1961 rear section body with a 1963 327, custom polished electronic fuel injection system and manifold complete with oxygen sensors and onboard computer. The car features a Tremec 5-speed transmission with a hydraulic clutch and Hurst shifter with cruise control, a Morrison 4-link posi-traction 12-bolt rear end with billet cover and axle supports. The brake system has performance calipers and built to stop on a dime and give a nickel change. The body has full 3M undercoating. A true pleasure to drive, this Corvette handles and feels like a brand new car of today's standards. This car was built and driven for 3,000 miles before an extreme detail documented disassembly and every part has been powder coated and/or painted. The custom header exhaust system has been ceramic coated from the heads to the tailpipe. The beautiful paint is a triple black standox paint with the coves done in a misty diamond pearl effect. The gauge clusters are Dolphin gauges and the custom interior features a custom billet steering wheel with custom leather seats, cut pile carpet with Dynomat in addition to padding with sound block. Custom auto sound 200 watt AM/FM sound system with auxiliary inputs for iPod/MP3/DVD/Satellite. Also features kick panels with HiFi speakers and removable hardtop. Features original glass and painted with the Misty Diamond Pearl, the wheels are custom built Hopster polished wheels with NT450 Nitto high performance 255/50/17s on the rear and 225/50/17s in the front.
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