Being offered for sale is an absolutely stunning 1961 Chevrolet Corvette Retro-Mod. Classic Corvette styling, contemporary high performance options and much desired high quality creature comfort is the heart and soul of this vehicle, with 1,600 miles on the odometer. Built by a restorer, with 51 years of automotive experience, attention to detail and pride in craftsmanship is evident all over this 1961 Corvette Resto-Mod. The car is well sorted and ready to be proudly and enthusiastically driven and thoroughly enjoyed.
A 1961 Corvette, with original body panels, is the donor body for this contemporary roadster powered by a GM LS 376ci (6.2liter) 540hp crate engine and a Tremec 5-Speed transmission. The body sits on a Art Morrison chassis, which includes Corvette upper and lower control arms, rack and pinion power steering, coil over shocks, Wilwood high performance disc brakes, stainless steel brake lines and a Ford 9” 4 link rear, with a 3.73 gear ratio. This is a car which will provide awesome acceleration on demand and respectable fuel economy when cruising.
The car has a new Ron Francis wiring harness, Dynamat floor and firewall,
Dakota digital dash gages, Kenwood information center ( AM/FM stereo radio, GPS, Bluetooth, backup camera), power windows, modern windshield washer system and a new windshield. The red leather interior and black soft top are from Al Knoch. The car rides on 18” Billet Speciality Rims sporting Michelin Pilot Super Sport tires.
For the buyer who is looking for a truly exciting ride that brings back memories of a great time in America and offers contemporary performance and comfort, this car offers a rare opportunity to acquire a top quality Retro-Mod at a very attractive price. Only by seeing the car in person and taking it for a test drive can one appreciate the value of the vehicle. The car is located in Port Huron, Michigan.
Please call Mark 609-306-1631 (10am-8pm EST) to schedule an appointment to inspect this 1961 Corvette Retro-Mod and have the opportunity of taking advantage of this offering.