1959 Cherolet Corvette, Project Car/ Resto Rod/ Gaser
Price: - Item location: Grove City, Ohio, United States
- Make: Chevrolet
- Model: Corvette
- Type: Convertible
- Year: 1959
- Mileage: 102341
- VIN: J59510289
- Color: Primer
- Engine size: 283
- Number of cylinders: 8
- Fuel: Gasoline
- Transmission: Manual
- Drive type: RWD
- Interior color: Red
- Drive side: Left-hand drive
- Options: Convertible
- Vehicle Title: Clean Want to buy? Contact seller!
1959 Chevrolet Corvette1959 Corvette- Project Car
This 1959 Corvette Project car is loaded with a lot of left over parts from previous restoration cars what we turned Pro Touring. Project comes with:
- Frame is a 1959 Corvette that wasrestored a few years ago. It is rust free, straight and in good condition.
- Motor is a 1957 283 rebuilt and wasrunning when I removed it from prior car. It has beenbored out 30 over 10 and a half to one flat top pistons and roller rockers. Block casting # 3731548 Intake casting #3746829 Date E-18-0 Four barrel intake 4-28-7
- Heads are double hump heads with roller rocker so I installed a 3/8 spacer so the valve cover fit
- I do not have a lot of history on the remaining parts
- Four speed transmission has no history but it wasremoved from a 1962 Corvette. It does have stock aluminum bell housing. The casting #3813490 which is a 1963 Borg-Warner 4 Speed
- The body is areproduction body that weremoved from a custom project. The doors, hood, deck lids, top cover are used GM original equipment. Body ha beenmodified to fit custom built frame.
- Interior: sets came from a 1962 Corvette and comes with Al Knox new seat covers and seat foam. Dash pad is from a 1962 Corvette and is in faircondition.
The car is for sale in the Columbus Ohio area and can been seen by appointment only. You may call 614-207-6072 toschedule an appointment or for anyquestions. This car is for local pick up only. Arrangementfor pick up must be made with 48 hours of sale.
On Oct-07-19 at 11:14:53 PDT, seller added the following information:
NOTE ADDED 10/7/19
Error in listing VIN number. Actual number is J59S102890
Heads appear to be a 1965 Corvette Double Hump. Casting number 3782461