PRICE REDUCED - 1993 C4 Corvette Convertible with 67,700 miles. 40th anniversary year with 40th anniversary embroidered headrests and new unused 40th anniversary embroidered floor mats in addition to the regular mats. Color is original factory Black Rose Metallic (a dark plum) which was one of the lower production colors - only 935 cars in Black Rose Metallic out of 21,590 Corvettes that year. The light beige top and carpeting are new with factory materials and colors. It includes 4-wheel ABS, 4-wheel disc brakes, adjustable steering wheel, automatic transmission, driver air bag, driver and passenger vanity mirrors, fog lamps, front reading lamps, heated exterior mirrors, intermittent wipers, leather wrapped steering wheel, power driver and passenger seats and mirrors, and remote keyless entry. The tires are all performance tires and have medium wear. The car also has traction control and an anti-theft system.
The car is powered by a 5.7 liter (350 cu in , 300 HP), LT1 V8 engine with a four-speed automatic transmission.
This car has been well maintained throughout its life including, at 65,500 miles, a complete new stainless steel Magnaflow exhaust system from the manifolds back, with new catalytic converters. Car also includes a 1997 Corvette cover ($300 value), and the car has been garage kept since it was new.
The Pick of the Day is a lavishly painted coupe done in the ’70s, a rare survivor that was ‘too cool to uncool’
While Luigi Chinetti’s racers were famously Ferraris, the Chevy sports car was run to provide ‘an American presence’
Pick of the Day was once part of the famed automotive Thrill Show
Fans of legendary Detroit iron admire Ares most recent project: a restomod 1964 Chevrolet C2 Corvette.
Fourth anniversary of catastrophe features now-restored ’62 model
Weekly roundup of museum news includes honors for Mullin car, Brass Era vehicles in motion, Model Ts in KC, Valentine’s Day events and more
Genovation plans to start deliveries of the GXE in 2019. With the money raised, the company plans to develop a more affordable electric sports car dubbed the G2.
This is the 14th vehicle in the 30-day Countdown to Barrett-Jackson’s 47th annual Scottsdale auction.
He helped restore friend’s car in the ‘70s, and now is doing it again as the car owner