1958 Chevrolet C-1 Corvette Convertible For Sale in Raleigh, North Carolina 27610
Take a stroll down memory lane with this impressive 1958 Chevy C-1 Corvette Convertible! This two-door sports car features an athletic and charming styling that is dressed in stunning red paint and complimented by a clean black and red interior. Powered by a 350 V-8 engine that is mated with 4-speed manual transmission, this fast and fun ride is all original except for the motor which is from a 1969 Corvette. This vehicle's power plant features a carburetor rather than fuel injection and offers excellent performance at 300 horsepower. All exterior parts of this 1958 are on the new engine which means that it is almost entirely stock! The new engine has 59,000 miles which means that this C-1 Corvette will be providing a fast and fun driving experience, laced with nostalgia and class, for many years to come!
The first Corvette was produced in 1953 and did not see the birth of a second generation until 10 years later. In 1958 the Corvette received a fresh new body and interior which included a longer front end with quad headlamps, bumper exiting exhaust tips, a new steering wheel, and a dashboard with gauges mounted directly in front of the driver. Additionally, this was the only year that hood louvers and three chrome stripes on the back/trunk were offered. This C1 Corvette features an iconic look that is maximized by vintage Crager wire wheels. It also comes with the original hard top and original soft top.
This 1958 Chevrolet C-1 Corvette Convertible has been very well maintained. Purchased in 1979 and fully restored in 1982, this vehicle's quality craftsmanship has stood the test of time. This is a must see/drive convertible to truly appreciate it's overall value and worth. Call today for more information on how you can get behind the wheel of this classic gem!!!