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Barrett-Jackson Lot #672 - 1959 CHEVROLET CORVETTE CONVERTIBLE

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Lot Number:  672 Auction:  PALM BEACH 2011 Status:  SOLD Sale Type:  NO RESERVE Price:  *$85,800.00 Year:  1959 Make:  CHEVROLET Model:  CORVETTE Style:  CONVERTIBLE VIN:  J59S100549 Exterior Color:  WHITE Interior Color:  BLUE Cylinders:  V8 Engine Size:  283 Transmission:  4-SPEED MANUAL


This stunning Corvette is an NCRS Chapter Top Flight recipient in 2008, powered by its original matching numbers, 283/290hp Fuel Injected V8 and Borg-Warner 4-speed manual transmission. It is restored in its factory original Snowcrest White with Inca Silver Coves and blue interior, and retains its factory optional auxiliary hardtop. Additional factory options include 4-speed manual transmission, 3.70 posi-traction rear end, windshield washers, Wonderbar radio, defroster, clock, courtesy light, sunshades and white wall tires. The car has had but one owner since 1981, and it comes with extensive history and documentation that traces back to the mid-1970's. Also included are complete photographic documentation, receipts and information from the restoration, the NCRS judging sheet and the aforementioned Top Flight award, a copy of Vette Vues magazine featuring this car on the cover and additional post-restoration photographs.
*Price Includes Buyers Commission