1998 CHEVROLET CORVETTE CONVERTIBLE - 125718Sold* at Palm Beach 2012 - Lot #59.2 1998 CHEVROLET CORVETTE CONVERTIBLEhttp://cdn.barrett-jackson.com/staging/carlist/items/Fullsize/Cars/125718/125718_Front_3-4_Web.JPG
1998 CHEVROLET CORVETTE CONVERTIBLE
Palm Beach 2012
SPORTS CARS - CONVERTIBLE
*Includes Buyer Commission
Lot #59.2 - This limited edition Pace Car is one of only 1,163 produced. Once again in 1998, Corvette was chosen as an Official Pace Car for the Indianapolis 500 on May 24th, 1998. The original Pace Car was driven by Parnelli Jones who was also the winner of the 1963 Indy 500. Chevrolet has been selected 11 times for the Indy 500 Pace Car duties and Corvette has been picked 4 times with the 1998 Corvette being the 7th time the company has offered replica cars for sale. This eye-catching convertible with Radar Blue exterior and yellow and black interior comes complete with all the options including power seats, power windows, power locks, power brakes and power steering. This machine is powered by a 5.7 Liter LS1 V8 all aluminum small block engine capable of producing 345hp at 5,600rpm. Matched with a 4-speed automatic transmission. Also includes Halltech cold air intake. The official exterior Pace Car decals and aluminum yellow painted wheels with Lloyd's rear license plate and tail plate kit are just as remarkable as the yellow and black interior with yellow chromes, carbon fiber door sills and Lloyd's center console armrests. This Indy Pace Car is in excellent condition.
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