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Barrett-Jackson Lot #776 - 1959 CHEVROLET CORVETTE CUSTOM CONVERTIBLE

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Lot Number:  776 Auction:  PALM BEACH 2013 Status:  SOLD Sale Type:  NO RESERVE Price:  *$128,700.00 Year:  1959 Make:  CHEVROLET Model:  CORVETTE Style:  CUSTOM CONVERTIBLE VIN:  J59S107590 Exterior Color:  BLACK Interior Color:  RED Cylinders:  8 Engine Size:  LS1 Transmission:  4-SPEED AUTOMATIC

Details

This exquisite Resto-Mod Corvette was featured and driven by Grammy Award Winning Country Artist Brad Paisley in his Old Alabama music video. This song held the #1 position on the 2011 Billboard single's list and was filmed on the Hendrick Motorsports campus. Most filming took place inside Rick Hendrick's private Heritage Center with various cars from his collection featured in the video. This original 1959 Corvette body was professionally placed upon a custom chassis built by Corvette Corrections utilizing all modern Corvette suspension pieces. The engine is an LS1 backed by a 4L60E automatic transmission. The beautiful Lipstick Red leather interior was installed by Al Knoch along with a Dakota Digital dash. The black paint was provided by DuPont and polished to a mirror finish. Every item on this car has been replaced or restored with nothing left untouched. The workmanship on this car is truly amazing and the entire package performs better than it looks. Loaded with options including Vintage Air, 4-wheel disc brakes, power windows, CD player, Corvette LS1 engine and modern Corvette suspension.
*Price Includes Buyers Commission