GR Auto Gallery is pleased to present this 1962 Chevrolet Corvette for purchase. These cars were the last model year of the 1st generation Corvette's, the 1st year for the 327cu in V8, the last year of uncovered headlights until 2005, and the last year with a trunk until 1998. The 1st generation Corvette's have a unique body style that has remained very popular and very valuable among collectors.
The fabulous 1962 Corvette offered here is powered by its 327 CID 300 horsepower engine, 4 speed manual transmission rear straight axle. The car presents itself highly restored professionally finished in Roman Red exterior paint of a flat out gorgeous and the black interior is impeccable. Highlights included: Complete ignition shielding, stock aluminum valve covers, 4 barrel carb, classic spinner hubcaps, excellent chrome, a to die for beautiful dash and gauge cluster, classic 3 spoke steering wheel, Wonderbar radio, clock, 160mph speedo, 7000 rpm tachometer, dual exhaust etc. Under the hood is detailed with correct hoses, clamps and belts. Nothing seems out of place. Underneath reveals an excellent frame, an outstand structure and all serviceable items such as tie rods, brakes, bushings, shocks etc. are up to date.
This Corvette was restored to an extreme level back in the 1980's and privately held in a climate controlled environment since with minimal use. It stands tall in appearance, runs strong and is ready for your garage.
1st generation corvettes remain one of the most iconic American sports cars ever built an high quality examples such as the one offered here are highly sought after and will not last long on our floor at this price