Stunning, Beautifully Restored ‘Two-Top’ 1961 Corvette. Full Numbers Matching Driveline. Engine was Rebuilt to Factory Specifications, and All Bolt-On’s maintain Correct Part Numbers and associated Date Codes. All Original Body Panels, Frame, Chrome, and Stainless Steel. This Remarkably Authentic example was Meticulously Documented by its First Owner for over 54 Years! Original Historical Material includes Manufacture’s Statement of Original (MSO), Purchase Order, Dealer Invoice, Application for Certificate of First Title, Original Title, Dealer Warranty with Guarantee Bond, and Factory Window Sticker. Additionally, All Original Service Records, Insurance Policies, Invoices, Receipts, Cancelled Checks, and other Correspondence have been Chronologically Cataloged. This Original Two-Tone ‘Jewel Blue with White Coves’ Corvette has been Completely Restored to its present #1 Condition. Powered by its 283ci 4BBL (DG) V8, it was Factory Optioned with Powerglide Automatic Transmission, Deluxe Heater, AM Signal Seeking Radio, White Convertible Top, Auxiliary Hard Top, and Wide-White Sidewall Tires. An Amazingly Authentic, Highly Documented, C1 Collectible that Looks and Drives as New. This Corvette is Investment Grade Throughout!
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