Lot 27

2006   |   Palm Beach Auctions 2006

1962 Chevrolet Corvette Fuel-Injection Convertible

SOLD $489,500





Car Highlights

One Of Only Five Straight-Axle Corvettes To Compete At The 24 Hours Of Le Mans
Meticulously Restored To Its As-Raced Configuration
Carefully Preserved With All Of Its Important Original Components, Under Guidance Of An Acknowledged Expert In Corvettes Of The 1958-1962 Period, Dale Pearman
A Feature Display At The National Corvette Museum
Owned And Lovingly Restored By One Of The Premiere Solid-Axle Experts
A Welcome And Distinctive Entry At The Best Vintage Race Events Throughout The World

Technical Specs

360 BHP At 6,000 RPM; 352 LBS./FT. At 4,000 RPM
327 Cubic-Inch Pushrod Overhead valve V-8 Engine
Rochester Mechanical Fuel Injection
4-Speed Manual Gearbox
Independent Front Suspension With Coil Leaf Springs And Tubular Shock Absorbers
Live Rear Axle With Semi-Elliptical Leaf Springs And Tubular Shock Absorbers
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