1961 CHEVROLET CORVETTE PLATINUM CUSTOM CONVERTIBLE - 181450Sold* at Scottsdale 2015 - Lot #5029 1961 CHEVROLET CORVETTE PLATINUM CUSTOM CONVERTIBLEhttps://cdn.barrett-jackson.com/staging/carlist/items/Fullsize/Cars/181450/181450_Front_3-4_Web.jpg
Lot #5029 1961 CHEVROLET CORVETTE PLATINUM CUSTOM CONVERTIBLE
Lot #5029 - This Corvette was rated the Number #1 Resto-Mod custom at Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale 2015. This fully customized Corvette convertible has just undergone a full custom build by meticulous craftsmen. The quality of the build and the attention to detail is apparent throughout. The bodywork, as well as the fit and finish, is nothing short of perfection. No expense has been spared throughout the entire process of building this piece of rolling artistry, in terms of man hours or purchasing. Only the highest-quality materials and components were used throughout. This highly optioned Corvette started out as a low-mileage no-hit body car with all of the original bonding strips in place. It has a laser-straight body finished in Pearl Gray and Silver and is polished to perfection; exceptional hood, trunk and door alignment; and a smoothed, shaved and painted engine compartment. It has both a hard and softtop. This Corvette is powered by a GM Performance 6.2 Liter LS3 engine that has been custom painted with chrome drive assembly, PRC polished radiator, as well as polished and coated headers. Also features a high-performance 4L60E automatic transmission, Art Morrison rolling chassis and components, and quad exhaust tips. Full custom leather interior and trunk as well as push-button start, power windows, electric hood actuator, Vintage Air, heat and defrost, Audiophile stereo. Additionally, the rear wheel tubs were custom crafted to accommodate the folding convertible top. All the trim has been newly chromed or polished and this beautiful car rides on Schott show-polished Cover-Loc wheels (18x8 front and 20x10 rear). The entire Build Sheet is too extensive to list.
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