1957 original factory fuel injected Corvette. Restored to original color and condition. Rare Arctic Blue (1 of 487 produced) with Inca Silver coves. Numbers matching 283 ci engine with correct casting and date stamp. Matching rochester fuel injection with rare correct distributor. Correct seven rib low profile aluminum valve covers. Original 3-speed manual transmission. Al Knoch interior. Updated reproduction Wonderbar radio with modern electronics.
Meticulous 6 year professional frame-off restoration, no expense spared; all receipts available. New fiberglass gelcoat wet-sanded by hand for months. Restoration featured on cable racing channel. You won’t find a more beautiful restoration. Looks amazing and runs like a dream. With less than 200 miles, this truly is like a new car. Appraised at $150K.
This car has a drag racing history. The car was raced under the name Orange Peel. Known registrations in KY and AL.
GM Styling Division had updated the sports car and added a rotary engine before the automaker pulled the plug on the project
They called it “King of the Hill”
The Pick of the Day has T-top, a long list of awards and honors, and very low mileage
This is the 30th and final car in a 30-day countdown to Barrett-Jackson’s annual Scottsdale collector car auction
This is the 25th car in a 30-day countdown to Barrett-Jackson’s annual Scottsdale collector car auction
1979 El Vette has been donated to the National Corvette Museum
We’ll know how much collectors are willing to spend when the L88 duo crosses the Mecum block in Kissimmee
This is the 15th in a 30-day countdown to Barrett-Jackson’s annual Scottsdale collector car auction
This is the 14th car in a 30-day countdown to Barrett-Jackson’s annual Scottsdale collector car auction