1990 CHEVROLET BERETTA INDY 500 PACE CAR - 72701Sold* at Scottsdale 2009 - Lot #103 1990 CHEVROLET BERETTA INDY 500 PACE CAR//cdn.barrett-jackson.com/staging/carlist/items/Fullsize/Cars/72701/72701_Front_3-4_Web.jpg
1990 CHEVROLET BERETTA INDY 500 PACE CAR
INDY 500 PACE CAR
*Includes Buyer Commission
Lot #103 - The car was driven by legendary Chevrolet General Manager Jim Perkins. Chevrolet's popular Baretta paced the Indy 500 that their engine won with Arie Luyendyk driving. This was the first and only Chevy "Concept" car ever selected to pace the 500. In this case the Beretta's 3.1 liter V6 engine required some performance enhancements. Its displacement was increased to 3.4 liters and its horsepower was increased 60%-From 135 to 225. Chevy produced a total of 4,500 special-edition Beretta coupes to commemorate the event. 1,500 were made available in the brilliant yellow of the actual pace car, and 3,000 were offered in a distinctive turquoise color. No Beretta convertibles were ever produced for public sale.
THIS IS A MODIFIED VEHICLE. NEITHER GM NOR BARRETT-JACKSON MAKE ANY WARRANTY OR REPRESENTATION OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, CONCERNING THE VEHICLE, INCLUDING NO WARRANTY OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. THE VEHICLE IS NOT CERTIFIED TO COMPLY WITH ANY FEDERAL, STATE OR LOCAL LAWS, RULES OR REGULATIONS AND MAY NOT BE DRIVEN ON PUBLIC ROADS. This vehicle will be conveyed to Buyer with a "scrap" title. **TITLE IN TRANSIT**
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