1963 Chevrolet Corvette Split Window Coupe - Numbers Matching! 327/300 hp

Price: US $63,400.00 Item location: Lehi, Utah, United States
  • Make: Chevrolet
  • Model: Corvette
  • SubModel: Split Window Coupe
  • Type: Coupe
  • Trim: 63 Split Window Coupe
  • Year: 1963
  • Mileage: 98,631
  • VIN: 30837S111312
  • Color: Red
  • Engine size: 327 V8 - 300 hp
  • Number of cylinders: 8
  • Fuel: Gasoline
  • Transmission: Manual
  • Drive type: 2 wheel drive
  • Interior color: Black
  • Vehicle Title: Clear
  • Want to buy? Contact seller!
Description:

1963 Chevrolet Corvette Split Window Coupe

Beautiful 1963 Corvette Split Window Numbers Matching 327/300 hp!

For sale is my 1963 Split Window Corvette perhaps the most iconic American sports car of all time. This has been my personal split window for 8 years and itis in excellent fully restored condition so much that it won Best in Class at theConcours d'Elegance Intermountain event (American Sports Car - A Class) in 2012. This is a very high profile event where only the finest cars are accepted to compete and the judging is thorough. It has also won numerous other local shows and turns heads everywhere. There were three owners before me – see ownership history below. Don’t miss the opportunity to own an American Classic whose value continues to go up!

See photo galleries below as well as more detail on restoration and maintenance below photos.

  • VIN #30837S111312
  • GM Production Date: 3/22/1963
  • Original numbers matching 327/300 hp engine (pad # 3111312 F03IISD)
  • Odometer reads 98631
  • 4-speed manual transmission
  • Original AFB carb (3460S date code BB3 – Feb. ’63)
  • Correct dated alternator (1100628-37A date code 3B26 Feb. 26 ’63)
  • Original hubcaps in excellent unrestored condition (some of the nicest to be found)
  • Original split window glass and side windows (date codes V1 & LC)
  • Original air cleaner with correct stamping underneath
  • Upper & lower ignition shielding
  • Engine bay meticulously restored again in 2008 including correct hoses clamps decals markings overspray on rams horns etc.
  • Original dash and instrument cluster in excellent condition
  • Original clock in working condition
  • Original Wonderbar AM/FM Radio (autosearch function still works)
  • No-hit/no accidentcar
  • All body panels are original with bonding strips still intact
  • Paint recently deep polished to a mirror shine - gets compliments wherever it is shown
  • Show quality car but still carefully driven to local cruise nights and shows.
  • Car drives great is very road worthy and has a tight front end and driveline
  • Extremely clean undercarriage – never driven in the rain
  • Newer radial Firestone tires (white-walls with smooth side walls to get as close to an original look as possible)
  • Tar top battery cover for authenticity
  • Trim tags 490J trim and 912A paint (silver blue)

Ownership History

  • 1963 - 1986 - Original owner
  • 1986 -2000 - 2nd owner
  • 2000 - 2007 - 3rd owner
  • I have owned the car since 2007
Photo gallery 1 click to enlarge Photo gallery 2 click to enlarge Photo gallery 3 click to enlarge

Restoration Details (2000)

  • Engine rebuilt
  • Powerglide changed to 4-speed
  • New correct exhaust system and bezels
  • New rear leaf spring
  • Rebuilt suspension components front and rear
  • Paint stripped to fiberglass repainted Riverside Red
  • Bumpers re-chromed
  • New mirror door handles and wiper blade arms
  • New interior
  • Electric choke conversion for better starting
  • Rebuilt rear/new universals
  • New rear half shafts
  • New rear wheel bearings
  • New ignition wiring harness & fuse block
  • New dash wiring harness
  • Repack front bearings
  • New spare tire
  • New tie rods
  • New struts and shocks
  • New front torsion bar grommets
  • Rebuilt steering box
  • New gas tank fuel filter fuel line and clamps
  • New vent window regulator

Maintenance Details (receipts provided)

  • New correct hoses and clamps (2008)
  • Rebuilt transmission and new clutch (by Steve Luvisi in 2009)
  • Rebuilt original distributor (by Steve Luvisi in 2009)
  • New valve cover gaskets (2008)
  • New oil pan gasket (2009)
  • New vacuum hose and clamps (2001)
  • New fuel pump (2001)
  • Rear seal replaced (2002)
  • New brake shoes (2002)
  • Original AFB Carb rebuilt (2003)
  • New fuel hoses and tubes (2003)
  • New shock mount bolts (2003)
  • New rear spring bolts and bushings (2003)
  • New headlight switch and retractor switch (2003)
  • New coil (2004)
  • New shift linkage (2004)
  • New trans slip yolk (2004)
  • New horn contact turn signal cables cam and switches (2004)
  • New tach and speedometer cables (2004)
  • New coil capacitor (2004)
  • New rear wiring harness (2005)
  • New upper steering bearing (2005)
  • New fuel sender unit and fuel filter (2005)
  • New top door gaskets (2005)
  • New seat belts (2005)
  • New sill plates (2005)
  • Seats recovered (2005)
  • Rebuilt alternator (2008)
  • Rebuilt original distributor (2009)
  • New plugs correct wires rotor and points (2009)
  • New thermostat and upper/lower water and heater hoses (2009)
  • Rebuilt water pump (2009)
  • New fan belt (2009)
  • New correct expansion tank cap (2015)

It is simply a gorgeous and well-maintained 63 Split Window that needs to be seen to be appreciated! In-person inspections of the car are encouraged. Feel free to contact me (Dan) at 385.223.0557.

SALE TERMS:

This vehicle is being sold with no warranty written or implied and on an as-is where-is basis. The Seller has tried to represent the vehicle as accurately as possible to disclose any known defects associated with this vehicle. The descriptions in this listing are for identification purposes only and are not to be construed as a warranty of any type. It is Buyer’s responsibility to inspect the vehicle for satisfaction as to the condition and bidding should be based on that judgment. Seller assumes no responsibility for any repairs nor does he warrant anything that may or could happen after sale including during transit. Please carefully read the terms & conditions of the sale before bidding. Any inspections are to be completed before the end of sale no exceptions. The successful bidder will be obligated to buy the car not to come inspect it after winning the bid and decide if you want to buy it. Seller reserves the right to end this listing at any time should the vehicle no longer be available for sale.

The successful bidder is to arrange for shipping (or in-person pick-up) from Lehi Utah 84043. Seller will coordinate with Buyer's auto shipper as needed.

The successful high bidder will submit a $1000.00 NON-REFUNDABLE payment deposit with PAYPAL within 24 hours of the close of the auction to secure the vehicle. Buyer agrees to pay remaining balance due (plus applicable fees and taxes) within 7 days of the close of the auction. All financial transactions must be completed before Buyer takes delivery of the vehicle.

PAYMENT METHODS:

PayPal for deposit only due within 24 hours of the end of the auction no exceptions. Remaining balance to be paid by bank wire transfer or cash in person.

Good luck bidding and feel free to call Dan with any questions at 385.223.0557.