2003 Chevrolet Corvette Convertible
Zora Arkus-Duntov (December 25, 1909 - April 21, 1996) was a
Belgian-born American engineer whose work on the Chevrolet Corvette
earned him the nickname "Father of the Corvette." He is sometimes
erroneously referred to as the inventor of the Corvette, whereas
that title belongs to Harley Earl. He was also a successful racing
driver, taking class victories in 1954 and 1955 24 Heures du
For consignment a 2003 Chevrolet Corvette Convertible that was used
as a Festival car in 2003 and is number 60 of the Festival cars
built. The Festival cars were used to haul dignitaries and
celebrities around the track and were also used in the parade in
downtown Indianapolis for the drivers to ride in. The 2003 pace car
was actually a truck: an SSR to be exact. Corvette was celebrating
their 50th anniversary in 2003 and did have an early release of a
special paint scheme car which paced the 500 in 2002. And as they
say, "the rest is history".
Millennium Yellow drapes the exterior of this car. Exterior add
on's include heated outside mirrors, electric folding top with rear
glass and defroster, halogen headlamps, and chrome exhaust tips,
which are covered by an aftermarket exhaust diffuser. A black
convertible canvas top is like new, and polished aluminum wheels
are all around. A number 60 is on the rear license plate frame,
denoting its use and position in the parade.
Black leather, power adjustable, high back buckets embroidered with
"Corvette" name await you. Sliding in will put you into a cockpit
with an AM/FM/ 12 Disc CD Sound system with Bose Speakers, dual
zone electronic A/C, a driver's info center on the dash above the
console, cruise control, and power locks and power windows. The
odometer shows there are 15,120 original miles on this
The standard 5.7 Liter Fuel Injected V8 nestled under the forward
tipping hood, in a clean engine bay, is attached to a 4-speed
electronic automatic transmission.
Very clean, nothing but black painted steel and stainless steel.
Very sound with no rust or surface rust. Active handling, traction
control, and 4-wheel disc brakes with ABS are noted.
This low mileage Millenium Yellow Corvette with Indianapolis
provenance low mileage is in nearly showroom condition. It runs and
sounds great and can be driven right off the lot here at Classic
Classic Auto Mall is a 336,000-square foot classic and special
interest automobile showroom, featuring over 300 vehicles for sale
with showroom space for up to 1,000 vehicles. Also, a 400 vehicle
barn find collection is on display.
This vehicle is located in our showroom in Morgantown,
Pennsylvania, conveniently located just 1-hour west of Philadelphia
on the I-76 Pennsylvania Turnpike. The website is
www.classicautomall.com and our phone number is (888) 227-0914.
Please contact us anytime for more information or to come see the
vehicle in person.