West Coast Classics are proud to present an absolutely exceptional and beautiful example of this stylishly customized with no expense spared body off restoration with a powder coated frame of an all American classic muscle car, over $100K reportedly invested on this 1962 Chevrolet Corvette Convertible Roadster with a 350 V8 engine with low compression heads and which is matched to a 700R O/D transmission with other custom upgrades including;
GM Crate 350/ 300 hp engine with low compression heads for burning unleaded fuel. Tuneport fuel injection system. 700R overdrive automatic transmission. Vintage A/C 'Jim Meyer Racing' front and rear suspension which includes power rack and pinion steering and coil over spring suspension. Power rack & pinion steering. Power front disc brakes with Power Booster. Vintage air conditioning. Powder coated frame. New fuel and brake lines. Detailed engine compartment. Runs and drives great. Red base/ clear coat paint Nice body with bonding strips intact. New body weather stripping. Re-chromed bumpers front and back including door and windshield posts. Polished exterior stainless. New body emblems. Rust free and detailed under carriage. Black interior. New Black Soft top. Newer contoured seats. New period correct steering wheel & column. New dash pad, door panels and carpet. New black canvas soft top and top weather stripping. 17 inch chrome American Racing rims with Goodyear 215 x 50 x 17 radial tires.
The car is very striking with a no expense spared body off restoration with over $100K in receipts and less than 3,500 miles on the build and finished with a razor straight body. This is a phenomenally well built custom which still holds true to its roots and which obviously sounds and drives absolutely magnificently - see the video on our You Tube Page on our website for visuals.
In summary this must be one of the finest examples anywhere of a fully operational and turn-key tastefully customized and very collectible 1962 Chevrolet Corvette Custom which has a classic original look as well as all the modern day custom upgrades and technical advances, a wonderful example of an all American sixties muscle car and a wonderful addition to any muscle car or custom hot rod enthusiasts collection!