For Sale: 1954 Chevrolet Corvette in Volo, Illinois


Vehicle Description

The Corvette was born in 1953, of which only 300 units were built essentially hand built, all were Polo white with red interior and with black canvas top. In 1954, 3640 of this model were built and nearly 1/3 unsold by years end. New colors were available; Pennant blue, Sportsman red and black in addition to Polo white, most with red interiors. The 1954 was powered by the 235 cu in Blue Flame inline 6 cylinder 155 HP; 2 speed Powerglide with drum brakes. The engines output was increased by 3 original Carter carburetor. It was decided by GM to build 10,000 units for 1954 and much consideration was given to a steel body; however the public seemed captivated by the lightweight fiber glass body. This beautiful Corvette enjoyed a recent body up restoration, chassis completely cleaned and painted - engine and compartment detailed. Recently tuned. 3 carbs on Blue flame 235 cu in 6 cylinder engine with powerglide all rebuilt as needed. The chrome is show quality, Polo white looks good, all new red interior with tan Harts cloth top. Body appears excellent and fits like typical 2nd year Corvette. Equipped with like new drop in windows. Runs and drives smooth. Youtube video available upon request. Call our classic car division at 815-385-8408 for video and/or vehicle information.

3 Carter Sidedraft Carbs
Wide Whitewalls
Parking Brake w/Alarm
Windshield Washers
Powerglide Auto Transmission
Full Disc Hubcaps
Signal Seeking AM Radio
Rare Removable Plexiglass Side Windows

Vehicle Details

  • Listing ID:CC-857216
  • Year:1954
  • Make:Chevrolet
  • Model:Corvette
  • Exterior Color:Polo White
  • Interior Color:Red
  • Transmission:Automatic
  • Odometer:3
  • Stock Number:C21985
  • VIN:E545002295