1959 CHEVROLET CORVETTE CUSTOM CONVERTIBLE - 152002Sold* at Palm Beach 2013 - Lot #776 1959 CHEVROLET CORVETTE CUSTOM CONVERTIBLEhttps://cdn.barrett-jackson.com/staging/carlist/items/Fullsize/Cars/152002/152002_Front_3-4_Web.JPG
Lot #776 1959 CHEVROLET CORVETTE CUSTOM CONVERTIBLE
Lot #776 - This exquisite Resto-Mod Corvette was featured and driven by Grammy Award Winning Country Artist Brad Paisley in his Old Alabama music video. This song held the #1 position on the 2011 Billboard single's list and was filmed on the Hendrick Motorsports campus. Most filming took place inside Rick Hendrick's private Heritage Center with various cars from his collection featured in the video. This original 1959 Corvette body was professionally placed upon a custom chassis built by Corvette Corrections utilizing all modern Corvette suspension pieces. The engine is an LS1 backed by a 4L60E automatic transmission. The beautiful Lipstick Red leather interior was installed by Al Knoch along with a Dakota Digital dash. The black paint was provided by DuPont and polished to a mirror finish. Every item on this car has been replaced or restored with nothing left untouched. The workmanship on this car is truly amazing and the entire package performs better than it looks. Loaded with options including Vintage Air, 4-wheel disc brakes, power windows, CD player, Corvette LS1 engine and modern Corvette suspension.
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