For Sale at Auction: 1961 Chevrolet Corvette in Scottsdale, Arizona

Vehicle Description

Recently completed, this 1961 Corvette Resto-Mod is a high-end build finished in House of Kolor Orion Silver paint. The powerplant is a modern LT4 6.2-liter supercharged V8 engine with 650hp and 650 ft/lbs of torque mated to an 8L90E 8-speed automatic transmission with tap shifter. The engine was painted gun metal gray to give it a nice contrast with the Orion Silver paint. All engine accessories were finished in a gloss black, and all hoses are black braided. The body is set on a new Art Morrison GT Sport independent front suspension chassis. The GT chassis is augmented by Strange adjustable coilover shocks and an adjustable sway bar, it also utilizes a power rack & pinion steering. The rear suspension is a triangulated 4-bar suspension with a 9-inch rear end with adjustable coilover shocks and an adjustable sway bar. The chassis was finished with a gun metal gray powder coat for durability and to match the engine color. The Corvette rides on custom-built Schott Wheels that measure 18-inches up front and 20-inches at the rear. The wheels are wrapped in Michelin Pilot Super Sport tires to give this car the perfect stance. The car is equipped with large Wilwood disc brakes and a Wilwood master cylinder. The custom-built headers and exhaust are polished stainless. The gas tank is a custom-built stainless tank by Rick's Tanks. The custom leather interior was done by Paul Atkins Interiors. Custom Dakota Digital gauges were installed along with a Vintage Air climate control system. The sound system's stereo and speakers are Alpine with Bluetooth capability and an integrated backup camera. Electric side windows are controlled by switches in the custom center console. Other custom features include an electric actuated hood opener and electric actuated emergency brake. ** PREVIEW

Vehicle Details

  • 1961 Chevrolet Corvette
  • Listing ID:CC-1544306
  • Price:Auction Vehicle
  • Location:Scottsdale, Arizona
  • Year:1961
  • Make:Chevrolet
  • Model:Corvette
  • Exterior Color:SILVER
  • Interior Color:RED
  • Odometer:0
  • Stock Number:136872

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Barrett-Jackson Auctions
Westworld of Scottsdale
16601 North Pima Road
Scottsdale, Arizona 85260
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