1961 Chevrolet Corvette C-1 Convertible
CARROLL STREET AUTO
Manchester, NH 03102
Fall Sale! The leaves are dropping and so are our prices! Carroll St. Auto is now offering this stunning 1961 Chevrolet Corvette fuel injection Roadster, showing beautifully in its Roman Red with Ermine White Coves exterior color scheme and comes with both the matching white convertible soft top and the Roman Red hardtop. This car was obtained from a private estate and according to the previous owner and all of the documentation we have gathered on this car it was originally in the state of Indiana during the 70s. This classic Corvette Convertible Roadster was restored approximately 20 years ago and is equipped with a 283 with an updated Edelbrock electronic fuel injection set up for performance and reliability. Also featured is an electronic ignition. Originally, this car was equipped with the 315 HP Rochester fuel injection system, which is included in the sale. This car also comes with the original air cleaner and distributor. This fine example has the correct casting engine number, however, the engine pad has been decked (re-surfaced) and there are no numbers appearing on the front engine pad (non-matching). This car also has a 4-speed transmission with a 3.70 axle ratio in the rear (Posi). The paint on this car has a very shiny high-gloss appearance, which was refinished in base coat / clear coat PPG paint. Proper alignment to all the body lines, doors open and close perfectly, and all of the glass is very nice. Chrome and bright work has all been restored and is considered to be in very good condition. The grill surround, license plate bracket and lower valance chrome trim have all of been beautifully re-chrome plated, however, the front left bumper appears to be original and shows a slight bit of hazing. Youll also notice T-3 headlamps, all new emblems, and factory Steel 15 wheels with wide white wall bias ply tires complete with original spinner hubcaps. The Interior of this car has been completely restored with new seat foam, seat covers, carpet, door panels and door hardware. Even the instrument panel and gauges, including the speedometer, have been restored along with the dash pad. It also has correct seat belts and the original style factory pencil shifter, complete white shift knob. The odometer reads 5,528 miles since the restoration. Each door pillar has chrome re-plating, new weatherstripping and restored stainless trim - the inside of this car looks beautiful! Nice clean trunk with original spare, jack and rubber mat. Nice undercarriage and frame along with off-road exhaust system. Call for more details or to schedule a closer look at this beautiful classic at (603) 627-5595. Financing available with approved credit.