1953 - 1962 C1 Corvettes For Sale
Red & Creme with Red interior: 283 Dual Quad / 4-Speed Manual - 2946 (undocumented) miles
Vehicle is located near St. Louis, MO-USA 001-618-271-3000 $88,000.00 US Dollars Stock #7847-STL Engine: 283 Dual Quad Transmission: 4-Speed Manual Mileage: 2,946 (Undocumented) Body Style: Convertible Exterior Color: Red & Creme Interior Color: Red AM/ FM Radio Cassette Convertible Top- Manual Hub Caps Radial Tires Seat Belts Vinyl Interior White Walls For sale at Gateway Classic Cars in our St. Louis showroom is a 1957 Chevrolet Corvette. This '57 is painted in a traditional Venetian Red with an Ivory cove and a Beige soft top with matching hard top. 1957 was a big year for the Corvette. Fuel Injection and an optional 4 speed were introduced. Engine options were becoming more popular and ranged from a standard 220 horse single carburetor all the up to a Fuel Injected 283 pumping out 283 horse power. In 1957, this was a staggering number. To be able to produce one horsepower per cubic inch was almost unheard of. This fine example was built in early December of 1956. Original stamp pad on original engine was F1026FG. This decodes Flint Michigan, October 26th of 1956, Dual Quad Power Glide. Accompanied with the sale are copies of the original paperwork from dealer in Troy, NC to prove original stamp pad #s on original block. Present engine has correct early 1957 dual quad carburetors, correct intake manifold 3739653 and correct 997 dual quad heads which are cast dated J-24-6. Replacement rebuilt engine block 3731548, 5,000 - 10,000 miles since rebuild is cast dated J-18-6 and has been stamped F1026FG. Original paperwork from original dealer who first sold the Vette on 7-31-57 to original owner that proves car was originally Venetian Red. It also has correct rebuilt 1110891 dual point distributor, correct rebuilt wiper motor 5047984, correct rebuilt generator 1102043. It has a reproduction coil 1115091. Power is sent through a rebuilt 1962 Borg Warner T 10 4 speed transmission with a Hurst shifter. Out back is a set of 3.55"1 gears with posi-traction. The hardtop has plexiglass dated January 1959. All gauges work and has a rebuilt speedometer, Quartz clock and an aftermarket electronic tachometer. Rubber is near new with 500 miles on Coker radials and hubcaps are correct non-vented. The Corvette is with its 4th owner with history going back to the original purchase and has been with the same owner since 1990. For more information on this beautiful 1957 Corvette, call 618-271-3000 or stop by our St. Louis showroom. To view 100+ HD photos and video, visit www.GatewayClassicCars.com.
Red with Red interior: 327 / 4-speed manual - miles
Welcome to THE VETTE NET, your modern destination for buying and selling your Corvette. We are a Nationwide and International Corvette Brokerage Network, in business since 1998 and Lifetime Business Member #991 of the National Corvette Museum. The 1962 model ended the first generation of Corvettes, later known as the C1. It was the beginning of a long series and we are now getting ready for new C8 coming soon... Our offer today is one of those rare examples which sustained a thorough and detailed off-frame restoration to NCRS standards, where no expenses were spared. In fact, there are receipts totaling more than $150,000 available for your viewing… that says it all. In any case, as you see in the window sticker attached, car is equipped with the optional 300 HP engine mated with the 4-speed manual transmission all matching numbers, also with the hard top. As imagined, car is in perfect mechanical and cosmetic condition and is ready to be appreciated by a new collector. Inspections are welcome. Located in FLORIDA, we Located in Florida, we will arrange delivery nationwide and all over the world so feel free to contact anytime for details Ken at 866-838-8363 (866-VETTENET - toll free) or email Ken@TheVetteNet.com THE VETTE NET (on the Net at www.TheVetteNet.com) has established itself as the premier source for buying, selling and leasing Corvettes, with thousand of enthusiasts assisted nationwide and international. We are fellow Corvette Club members, we drive Vettes, we live the life-style, and enjoy the hobby. Our Motto is "UnderCommit - OverDeliver" and we guarantee a pleasant and straightforward experience. Do you have a Vette for sale? If yes, you may want to take advantage of our unique FREE marketing program requiring no upfront fee and no exclusivity. Click here to submit your Corvette for sale. (Due to the highly volatile Corvette market, some units might not be readily available. Please inquire for details, images copyright THE VETTE NET
Ruby Red with Red/Cream interior: 265 Prototype / Automatic - 3.5 miles
1954 Motorama Corvette Corvair Re-creation The 1954 Chevrolet Corvette Corvair concept was a 2-door fastback, 2 passenger coupe. When it debut at the 1954 GM Motorama in New York City, it was a Ruby Red color but was repainted light Sea Foam Green for the subsequent Los Angeles Show. The Corvair used the Corvette front end, thought it sported ribbed air intakes on the hood that routed fresh air to the interior and fender vents that allow heat to escape the engine compartment. The Corvair had a wrap-around windshield and the roof was aircraft inspired sweeping back into the chrome trimmed license plate housing., which resembled a jet fighter exhaust port. This Corvair was built over a three year period by Brett Henderson and owner Mike Terry. Every effort was taken to duplicate the legendary Motorama Corvair seen here. Nearly all body panels were custom made including all of the window glass. This car has a custom built 265 cid V8 prototype motor for the 1955 Corvette with a 700R transmission hooked up to a 1956 Corvette rear end so you can drive this Corvair down the road if you wish to. The interior is all custom had made to accent the Ruby Red color of the car. This car was built from a 1954 Corvette and is titled as such with the original Vin. tag and last four of the Vin. number stamped into the stamp pad of the motor block. The numbers on the motor block are also custom to make it a prototype for a prototype Motorama Car. This is a 1 of 1 car. This is for the Corvette Collector or a Museum, or the person who wants what know one else has. GM built 1 1954 Corvette Corvair and there is only 1 in the world that I know of and this is it. So if you are wanting to own a 1 of 1 only 1 there is then this is your chance. This car has won 2 awards at each of these three events Amelia Island, Ault Park and Milwaukee Masterpiece all Concours d’Elegance Events. Contact information NO TEXTING they will not be answered. Mike Terry 317-945-5121 email@example.com $250,000.00 OBO
Venetian Red with Red interior: 283 CID / 4 Speed Manual - 941 miles
For the last 30 years this Corvette has been kept original and maintained by the same owner and, to this day, is a great turn key cruiser! The red and white color combination is one of the most sought after of this body style and is easy to see why as you look around this car. The Chrome accents make the paint jump out from the crowd, and the red interior to match makes a seamless transition between the inside and out. As you open the door and slide into the driver’s seat, you will be taken back in time by the two-tone dash, chrome accents, and the large steering wheel that came stock back in 1957. Fire up the 283 cubic inch V8 and it’ll come to life quickly! The four speed manual transmission transitions smoothly between gears and is overall a very satisfying car to drive. The bias ply tires provide a cushy ride and keep it looking original. This stunning classic Corvette is ready for a new home and to be driven! It would make a great car for someone who has been dreaming about owning their own red on white 1st generation corvette. This vehicle is located in our Denver showroom. You can view this 1957 Chevrolet Corvette in greater detail including HD pictures and an HD video of it running and driving at Gatewayclassiccars.com. If you are interested in purchasing this vehicle or have more questions regarding it please call us at (303) 872-4722 or email us at Denver@gatewayclassiccars.com.
Roman Red with Black interior: 327ci / 4-Speed - 40742 miles
1961 Roman Red Corvette Conv. 2x4’s, 4sp, 270hp For sale is a Roman Red 1961 Corvette Convertible 270hp with 2x4’s! This 1962 Corvette is optioned with; Roman Red Paint, White Coves, Black Interior, 270hp 2x4’s, 4 speed Transmission, White Convertible Soft top, & White Wall tires. The Roman Red paint is show quality with a clean deep finish. All the Chrome on this car looks new and is show quality. The body is in excellent condition with great fits and clean consistent lines all around the car. This car has a strong presence and is a show stopper. The frame is a clean solid frame. The interior is in excellent condition with all the original gauges and gear shifter. The White Convertible soft top is in excellent condition. Under the hood it is dressed correct with the factory shielding, correct air cleaner for a 2x4 set up, and right valve covers. The engine has been tuned and is much stronger than a stock 283ci 270hp. It is a 327ci Corvette engine professionally built and tuned. The tach drive AC Delco Generator works good. The tires are BF Goodrich Silvertown wide white radials and they are in good condition. The hub caps are in good condition. Inside the trunk is the spare, jack tools, trunk board and mat. This car runs strong and looks great. Please feel free to call us at 814-977-9219 or email us with any questions.
Honduras Maroon with Black interior: 327ci / Auto Powerglide - 65774 miles
1962 Corvette Frame off Resto 340hp Maroon Black For sale a is a beautiful Frame Off Restored Honduras Maroon/Black 1962 Corvette Convertible. This is a southern car out of Texas and its previous owner had the car for nearly 40 years! The body is in excellent condition with good fits and clean consistent body lines. The Honduras Maroon paint is show quality and is over restored. The paint has some metallic in it that gives it a little more bling then what you would find in the original paint. The chrome bumpers and stainless steel trim are in good condition. The black soft top is brand new and is new. The Black interior has been restored to GM stock specs and shows extremely well. All new seat covers, carpet, and door panels have been installed. The gauge cluster has been restored and painted. The dash pad is new in excellent condition. The center console has been restored and looks great. The frame is a solid clean rust free detailed frame that has been restored and stenciled just like they did from the factory. There’s stenciling on the drive shaft, frame rail, and markings on the front end. The undercarriage is in excellent condition and shows extremely well. The engine compartment is stock in appearance, with the correct air cleaner, shielding, and stock engine components, but the engine has been rebuilt and is a strong powerhouse! The engine is rebuilt as a 340hp engine with solid lifter heads and you can hear that classic solid lifter sound from the engine. The powerglide transmission was also rebuilt and installed in the car mated to the high horsepower engine which would not have been a stock option for a 340hp Corvette. Inside the trunk compartment you’ll see the jack and jack tools that are original to this car, as is the truck board. These stock components are hard to come by. The previous owner installed correct small hub caps that you would find on a big brake car. With its black wall tires, small hub caps, and gorgeous paint this car has classic look that’s a real head turner. Please check out the video! Please feel free to call us at 814-977-9219 or email us with any questions.
White with Red interior: 327 / 4 speed - 18375 miles
Just in from the south is this beautiful 1962 Corvette convertible with hardtop. It has had two frame off restorations.One in 1992, the other in 2002. Only OEM and NOS parts were used in the restorations. We do have pictures documenting the restoration. It is powered by a numbers matching 327 ci / 360 hp fuel injected engine (RPO582), 4 speed transmission (RPO685), and posi-traction rear end (RPO675). The red interior is in excellent shape showing no wear. Same with the carpet...it is in great shape. All gauges work. There are no mechanical issues with this car, whatsoever. The 18,375 miles shown on the odometer are miles since the first restoration. The car also comes with a custom car cover. There are no disappointments with this Corvette. It is ready to show or enjoy with miles of driving pleasure...you choose. Call us!!! at 330-499-8555 330-704-8448 Bob's cell 330-268-6716 Ted's cell email us at: firstname.lastname@example.org Always over 120 Corvettes and Muscle Cars in stock
Ermine White with Red interior: 327 / T10 Manual - 53784 miles
1962 Fuelie Corvette - Numbers matching car. Corvette has gone through a ground up restoration. All original parts were rebuilt, including 327 Engine, transmission, rear end, gauges, generator, fuel pump, wiper motor, distributor, water pump, and fuel injection. Corvette has original coil, shocks, hub caps (which were in original boxes and now on Corvette), wiring, windshield, side glass, steering wheel - all in excellent condition. 90% of the nuts and bolts are original. All chrome refinished, all stainless re-polished. Corvette was built with a removable hard top (it never had a soft top). Painted Ermine White (lacquer), with red interior. 53,784 original miles. Just completed - never shown.
white with red interior: 235 cu in / powerglide - 2714 miles
2 owner. 2714 actual miles unrestored but as new. Unbelievable survivor. first 44 years owned by KODAK family, in Rochester NY, then to San Jaun Capistrano, CA early 54 #892, This is an no radio, there has never been a radio installed, i know they say all had radios, this one did not 100% I am interested in selling to a serious collector worth priceless but lets talk?????? Ric 719 596 2345
Ermine White with Red interior: V8 / Manual - 64000 miles
• "CLASSIC 1961 FUEL INJECTED CORVETTE ROADSTER" • "Just 64,000 Believable Miles From New!!!" • "Super Rare 275 Horse Fuelie Option" • "One Of Only 118 Produced In '61!!!" • "Four Speed Manual Transmission" • "Fuel Injected Corvette V8 Power!!!" (#s matching) • "Striking Ermine White With Optional Silver Cove" • "Beautiful Red Vinyl Interior Appointments" • "Excellent Black Convertible Soft Top" • "Optional Auxiliary Hardtop" • "Original Wonderbar AM Radio" • "Heater" "Defroster" "Sun Visors" • "Spare Wheel, Tire, Tools & Jack" • "T3 Headlamps" --- "Original Trunk Mat" • "Brilliant Chrome & Stainless Trim" • "Beautiful Chassis, Frame & Floor Pans"(see photos • "Highly Detailed Engine Compartment" • "Optional 6.70x15 WSW Tires" • "Excellent Original Wheel Covers" • "Absolutely Stunning & Ready To Ripppppppp!!!!" "JUST IN" "THIS SUPER RARE '61 FUELIE" "One Of Only 118 Produced With This Optional Powerplant!!!" "How Many Were Finished With These Fabulous Colors & Desirable Options?" "How Few Of Those Can Possibly Remain In This Immaculate Condition?" "YOU JUST MAY BE LOOKING AT IT!!!!" "Life Is Short ------ Enjoy Your Ride" "Phone Or Write To Make It Happen" email@example.com 570-457-7423
Polo White with Red interior: Blue-Flame 6 / 2 Speed Powerglide automatic - miles
The 1953 model year was the Corvette's first production year. The Corvette body was constructed out of fiberglass and were essentially hand-built so that each 1953 Corvette is slightly different. All 1953 models had Polo White exteriors, red interiors, and black canvas soft tops. Order guides showed heaters and AM radios as optional, but all 1953 models were equipped with both. Over two-hundred 1953 Corvettes are known to exist today. They had independent front suspension, but featured a rigid axle supported by longitudinal leaf springs at the rear. The cost of the first production model Corvettes in 1953 was $3490. Total 1953 Corvettes Built - 300 - All Convertibles Serial Numbers: E53001001 - E53F001300 RPO# DESCRIPTION QTY RETAIL$ 2934 Base Corvette Convertible 300 $3,498.00 101A Heater 300 91.00 101B AM Radio 300 145.15
Red with Black interior: Blue flame / Power glide two speed - 80,000 miles
54 Corvette $60,000 complete car..been sitting for ten years so will need carbs cleaned etc .windshield has fogging on corner of glass ....ran drove perfect when parked ..bought it in 1971.....car needs paint and chrome redone to be perfect...complete car..have good side windows .80,000 miles ..top convertible is on car folded in trunk no frame rust....very nice restorable car located southern mn..make offer will deal... this car is very solid was a driver when parked. they all start at $30,000 with needing extensive work up to 128,000 or more...don't need to sell but it's time...507-375-3398...call for details
Red with Red/white interior: 283 / Automatic - 45,000 miles
1957, Unrestored original, well preserved, never disassembled, numbers correct, third owner, 45,000 miles since new, not licensed from 1969 to June 2019. Options: 220 HP, automatic, power top, hard top, Wonderbar radio, courtesy lights, heater, windshield washers, parking brake warning light. Recently refurbished and put back on the road. Only "perishable" items replaced. New convertible top, tires, exhaust system, brakes, fuel tank, fan belt, hoses and battery. Rebuilt original water pump and carburetor. I've done my best to preserve this car for the last 45 years. I'm ready to pass it on to the right individual.
Snowcrest White with Frost Blue interior: 283ci / Powerglide - miles
1959 Corvette Convertible “Fuelie” Very rare 1 of 34 produced (FI & powerglide) #s matching- confirmed through NCRS judging Older complete body-off restoration Seen in 4 magazines (Vette Vues, Corvette Magazine, Solid Axle Club Magazine, Fuel Magazine) Featured in the Mobil display at the National Corvette Museum for over a year. Owner history dating back over 30 years. Snowcrest White with Frost Blue interior and top. Options: 283ci, 250hp Fuel Injection Powerglide automatic trans. Whitewall tires Sunshades Windshield washers Courtesy lights AM radio-Signal Seeking Heater deluxe
Honduras Maroon with Black Interior interior: 283ci / 4 speed - miles
1961 Corvette Convertible 283ci/ 270hp engine (2x4 carbs) 4 speed manual transmission Off-road exhaust Two-tone paint combination AM Radio Windshield washers White wall tires Auxiliary Hardtop #s matching Honduras Maroon paint with white coves. Black interior and top. Older NCRS Award winner- 4 Top Flights, Performance Verification. Coveted NCRS Duntov Award winner. Recent mechanical restoration including complete engine rebuild, generator rebuild, carbs, etc. Nicely detailed top to bottom. Sounds excellent and a great driving example of a solid lifter C1. Only 3 owners over 40+ years. Selling from a private collection.