1962 CHEVROLET CORVETTE 'FUELIE' - 184244Sold* at Palm Beach 2015 - Lot #402 1962 CHEVROLET CORVETTE 'FUELIE'https://cdn.barrett-jackson.com/staging/carlist/items/Fullsize/Cars/184244/184244_Front_3-4_Web.jpg
1962 CHEVROLET CORVETTE "FUELIE"
Palm Beach 2015
*Includes Buyer Commission
Lot #402 - This is an unrestored 1962 Fuel Injected Corvette, 327/360hp, with 29,000 documented miles, hard top only. The majority of paint is original, original drive train, never wrecked body, newer carpets and seat covers. Considered one of the most original unrestored 1962 Corvettes in existence, it was selected as one of a trio of Corvettes to be presented in the original Michael Antonick publication, "Corvette! The Sensuous American" Volume 1, Number 2, a book published in 1976 (copy included). The book was dedicated to Harley Earl. This "Fuelie" was part of the Chip Miller collection from 1980 through 1986 and has a very significant, well-known owner history. It has a total of six NCRS Top Flight Awards: one Chapter Top Flight, three Regional Top Flights and two National Top Flights, Bloomington Gold Historic Preservation Survivor and Bronze Certification. Multiple articles have been penned about this vehicle, including the October 2002 'Vette publication (copy included), where it was featured as an unrestored Fuelie. This is an original, unrestored 1962 "Fuelie" with 29,000 actual miles that has great provenance and history.
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