1959 Chevrolet Corvette Convertible

Price: US $65,000.00 Item location: Lee's Summit, Missouri, United States
  • Make: Chevrolet
  • Model: Corvette
  • Type: Convertible
  • Trim: Convertible
  • Year: 1959
  • Mileage: 87,567
  • VIN: 1G1YY22G6W5123923
  • Color: Romain Red with White Coves
  • Engine size: 283 V8
  • Number of cylinders: 8
  • Fuel: Gasoline
  • Transmission: 4-speed
  • Drive type: Manual
  • Interior color: Red
  • Options: Convertible
  • Vehicle Title: Clear
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Description:

1959 Chevrolet Corvette

This is a rare opportunity. 1959 Chevy Corvette Roadster. Award winning. beautiful and well maintained. Plus. you can drive this car anywhere with confidence!Specifications: Vin# 1G1YY22G6W5123923. There were 9. 70 produced in 59. Only 805 were Roman Red with white coves and white convertible top283 cubic inch V8Single 4-barrel Carburetor4-speed close ratio synchromesh manual (This has an upgraded and much improved bolt-in Richmond Transmission). Shifts flawlessly. Assembled in St Louis. Mo National 1st Place. the only time it was ever entered in a AACA event. June. 2014. If the car does not sell. It will be entered in the AACA Central Spring Meet in Independence. Mo. It should receive an AACA 'Senior' 1st Place award. At the Annual 'Art of The Car 'Concourse. (invitation only). show at The Kansas City Art Institute. It won the most coveted peoples choice for "The one I would most like to drive home". Countless 1st place. best in class. and other awards. This car has won over 80 top awards in the past 6 years. Many. many 1st in class. Best of show. "Chic Pic". etc. It has been meticulously maintained. I have a beautiful black binder with all the documentation since 2007. Pride in ownership. Part of the family. Here is the best part. A blast to drive! I would not be afraid to take her anywhere!! Right now it's set up for show. Stock 4 blade fan and valve covers. bias tires. original headlights. etc. I am including the following items. so that you can also drive and enjoy her!1. 4-Halogen head lamps2. 4-NEW B. F. Goodrich Radial Wide-Whitewall Tires with rims 3. Five blade flex fan4. Chrome Corvette Valve CoversThe paint is really very nice and the car shows very well. There are 3 very minor hairline scratches in the paint I discovered. They are hairline. One is in the front area. between the bumper and the hood. about 5 inches long. One is in the hood in the middle. and you have to look twice to see it. The other is in the rear to the right of the trunk about 2 1/4 inches long. The chrome is excellent and the interior as well. The Convertible top is also excellent. I am not a Corvette specialist. I have attempted to describe this beautiful car to the best of my ability. No warranty implied. Clear Missouri Title. Private seller. First time being offered for sale since 2007. No Solicitors please. I do NOT need help selling this wonderful car. I encourage you to come inspect and drive it yourself. Terms: Cash or wire transfer only. $1000. 00 non-refundable deposit within 48 hours. Balance in 4 days. Serious bidders feel free to Contact Jim at 816-729-8513. If you have little or no feedback on eBay. please do NOT bid until you have contacted me personally. I will not reveal the reserve. It is not fair to other bidders. I reserve the right to end the auction early. Note my 100% positive feedback so that you may bid confidently. I can assist with arranging quality shipping at the buyers expense. I would recommend a single car. enclosed trailer shipper. This car is a Dandy! Someone else's turn to have a blast!