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1957 CORVETTE FI 250 HP POWERGLIDE, RPO579C 1 OF 102 BUILT, CONCOURS WINNER

Sale price: $53,100.00 make an offer
Last update: 04.03.2014

Seller's notes: "RESTORED EVERYTHING NEW"
Sale type: Fixed price listing

Technical specifications, photos and description:

Manufacturer: Chevrolet
Model: Corvette
Year: 1957
Type: Convertible
Color: VENETIAN RED
Mileage: 67,000
Engine: 283 FI
Transmission: Automatic
Fuel Type: Gasoline
Trim: 2 DOOR ROADSTER
Interior Color: Red
Vehicle Title: Clear
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1957 CORVETTE FI 250 HP POWERGLIDE, RPO579C 1 OF 102 BUILT, CONCOURS WINNER for sale

Current customer rating: current rating for this car (3.6) based on 13 votes
1957 CORVETTE FI 250 HP POWERGLIDE, RPO579C 1 OF 102 BUILT, CONCOURS WINNER Photo
  • 1957 CORVETTE FI 250 HP POWERGLIDE, RPO579C 1 OF 102 BUILT, CONCOURS WINNER
  • 1957 CORVETTE FI 250 HP POWERGLIDE, RPO579C 1 OF 102 BUILT, CONCOURS WINNER
  • 1957 CORVETTE FI 250 HP POWERGLIDE, RPO579C 1 OF 102 BUILT, CONCOURS WINNER
  • 1957 CORVETTE FI 250 HP POWERGLIDE, RPO579C 1 OF 102 BUILT, CONCOURS WINNER

 AN EXCELLENT EXAMPLE OF A RESTORED CLASSIC.

1957 CORVETTE WITH FUEL INJECTION AND POWERGLIDE TRANSMISSION.
VERY RARE RPO579C. 250 HORSEPOWER WITH CAST IRON POWERGLIDE AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION.
RPO 579C. ONE OF 102 PRODUCED.

BOTTOM OF CAR LOOKS EXCELLENT AND IS PERFECTLY RESTORED.
EXCELLENT VENETIAN RED EXTERIOR WITH RED INTERIOR AND BEIGE SOFT TOP.
COMPLETE  RESTORATION BY CURRENT OWNER. 4000 MILES SINCE RESTORATION OF 62. 00 MILE CAR.

BEST OF CLASS (CORVETTE) 2012 LOUISVILLE CONCOURS DE ELAGANCE.

SPECIFIC INFORMATION:
BUILT NOVEMBER 14. 1956
PERIOD CORRECT 3731548 ENGINE BLOCK DATED SEPT. 11. 1956
ENGINE HAS CORRECT OIL PAN. STARTER. GENERATOR. EXHAUST MANIFOLDS. THROTTLE ROD. AIR CLEANER. FUEL FILTER.
REBUILT CAST IRON POWERGLIDE WITH EARLY SHIFT PATTERN
3. 55 :1 OPEN REAR END
VERY EARLY FIRST DESIGN 7014360 FUEL INJECTION UNIT SN 1136. THE 136 FI UNIT BUILT.
FUEL INJECTION UNIT IS STEEL STAMPED AND TAGGED. VERY RARE
DISTRIBUTOR TYPE 1110889 VERY RARE. CORRECT BUT LATER DATE THEN CAR
PAINT IS CORRECT VENETIAN RED IN BC/CC.
EVERYTHING ON THE CAR WORKS. RADIO. LIGHTS. ETC.

THIS CAR WAS RESTORED TO BE ENJOYED AND DRIVEN.
IT COULD BE SET FOR NCRS JUDGING WITH A LITTLE WORK.
THE FUEL INJECTION STARTS AND RUNS AND CAR DRIVES PERFECTLY IN BOTH HOT AND COLD WEATHER AND HAS NEVER BEEN A PROBLEM AFTER 4000 MILES OF DRIVING.
 I USE 93 OCTANE FUEL WITH ETHANOL WITHOUT ANY PROBLEMS.

I RECOMMEND THAT PROSPECTIVE BUYERS INSPECT THE CAR IN PERSON OR THROUGH A THIRD PARTY INSPECTION AT  BUYERS COST.

CONTACT ME FOR MORE PICTURES.

CALL ME AT 513 267-3706 WITH QUESTIONS. COMMENTS OR WITH A OFFER. I WILL DEAL.


GOOD LUCK BIDDING.


On Mar-03-14 at 12:39:07 PST. seller added the following information:

 CORRECTION;

CURRENT MILEAGE 77. 66. RESTORED AT 72. 60 MILES.

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