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For Sale: 2003 Chevrolet Corvette
in Ft Worth, Texas

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Streetside Classics - Dallas/Ft. Worth
Streetside Classics - Dallas/Ft. Worth
5400 Sandshell Drive
Ft Worth, TX 76137
888-587-9532
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Description
 
There was a day not too long ago when you could drive a car to the track, race competitively, and drive it home at the end of the day. With the march of technology and performance, that is no longer the case. Or is it? This 2003 Corvette Z06 is one of those rare exceptions: a fully-prepped track car thats still street-legal. And oh boy, is it a party on wheels! The car was professionally built and prepped for the rigors of the track, and as a result its not exactly a friendly street car, but it will still happily slog through traffic without complaint. The exterior still looks pretty stock, which is how most classes prefer it, and even as a track machine, the Electric Blue paint still looks fantastic. The fixed roof coupe bodywork was designed to be lighter and stiffer than the regular coupe, perfect for a track rat like this and with the Z06s upgrades, its the ideal choice. It doesnt appear that this car has ever had major cosmetic work, and the owner has even refrained from covering it in sponsorship decals, giving it a very street-like look that will make the competition underestimate this car every time. Features like the mesh grilles up front and the functional rear brake cooling ducts were standard equipment on the Z06, and they work even better on the track than on the street. And perhaps most importantly, if you play it cool with the loud pedal, most folks wont know theyre sitting next to a race car at the red light, which is entirely the point. Inside, however, its an entirely different world. Like I said, this isnt exactly a luxury car now that its been stripped down and leaned out for competition. Corbeau FX1 race seats with adjustable brackets, Schroth harnesses, and a Sparco steering wheel are hardcore evidence of this cars mission. Theres a 4-point roll bar behind the seats and every single piece that didnt make the car go faster was jettisoned. That means no A/C, no heater, no stereo, and very little sound deadening material; you know, a race car. On the other hand, the stock Corvette gauges are actually quite good, the BM Ripper shifter give the 6-speed gearbox lightning-quick reflexes, and the wiring was all professionally re-routed to keep it safely out of harms way. Remarkably, it still has full door panels with power windows, locks, and mirrors, and yes, there are windshield wipers, too. The engine is the Z06s LS6 all-aluminum V8 tweaked and tuned as far as the rules will allow. For reliability, it carries bigger accessory pulleys, a Katech tensioner, and a massive Ron Davis radiator with built-in oil cooler. But other than a Vararam induction setup, its standard LS6 equipment, so its also reliable, docile, and starts almost instantly every time. The transmission is a Level IV Tremec T56 from RPM Performance augmented with an LS7 clutch, flywheel, and slave cylinder. Remarkably, the exhaust system appears mostly stock, but admittedly the Z06 had titanium mufflers, which is probably pretty hard to beat. The suspension offers a PFADT Aggressor II setup with coil-overs, competition Pfatt sway bars, polyurethane bushings, and a camber shim kit, all finished with a competition alignment from RUF Porsche in Addison, TX. Brakes are stock-ish, wearing slotted rotors, stainless lines, and Hawk performance pads all around. It comes with two sets of rolling stock, original Z06 rims with Hoosier R-compound tires and C6 Z06 replicas painted black and carrying Nitto street rubber, just in case. This is an insanely competent car that isnt for the inexperienced driver. Fully documented with receipts and other paperwork, it is a car that can take you back to those glory days when you could simply get in and race. Call today! This vehicle is located in our Dallas/Fort Worth showroom. For more information, please call (817) 764-8000 or toll free (855) 877-2707.

STOCK/INV. NUMBER: 616-DFW
Pricing Information
 
Asking Price
$26,995
Vehicle Location


Country
United States
 
City, State
Ft Worth, TX
Zip
76137
Vehicle Basics

Odometer Reading
67714

Year
2003

Exterior Details

Vehicle Color(s)
Blue

Interior Details

Color(s)
Black

 
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