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VIN VE55S001493

Car Year: 1955
Car's approximate birthday: August 2, 1955
Owner: Mark Unknown
City: Woodland Hills
State: California
Country: United States
Purchase date: Undefined
Status: Current Owner
Nickname: VE55S001493
State: Restored
Exterior: Gypsy Red (25.71%)
Interior: Light Beige (25.71%)
Softtop: Beige
Wheels: Red (78.57%)
Delivery Dealer Zone: Unknown
Delivery Dealer Code: Unknown
Options: RPO Option Percentage
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Sales Price
  02934-8 Base Corvette Convertible, V8 265ci 195hp (1x4 195hp) 99.00% 2,909.00
  100 Directional Signals   16.75
  101 Heater   91.40
  102A AM Radio   145.15
  290B Whitewall Tires 6.70x15   26.90
  313M Powerglide Transmission   178.35
  420A Parking Brake Alarm   5.65
  421A Courtesy Lights   4.05
  422A Windshield Washers   11.85
  Total   0.0000%
(1 Cars)
Factory job nr.: Unknown
Export Car: Non Export Car
Other details: Mileage: 3,300
Car history:
Posted 04/02/2020

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1955 Chevrolet Corvette V-8 convertible 2-speed Powerglide AUTOMATIC 265
original engine no Imitation, matching numbers. 700 were made this is #493.
There is around 250 left around the world. It is the 1st year production V-8.
Original miles were 62,000 now has 3,200. Fully restored in mint condition
garage kept in a plastic storage bubble. All original. Beautiful Gypsy red on tan
combo. Shoreline base dash. ivory knobs. Rare car to find and if you do in this
condition good luck.

This car is my uncle Mark's car for the past 20 yrs. He is the second owner, and
has restored this car by his own hands and feet literally. He is a master mechanic
for universal pictures. He knows what he is doing with cars anything mechanical.
Over 4,000 hours of blood sweat and tears.
For Sale: No

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