Ford GTs, Corvettes headline Mecum’s KC auction docket

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Split-window 1963 Chevrolet Corvette coupe among featured cars at auction in Kansas City | Mecum Auctions photos

A pair of Ford GTs and a trio of Chevrolet Corvettes, including a 1963 split-window 327/4 speed, headline the docket for Mecum Auctions’ 26th yearly visit to Kansas City, Missouri. The auction is scheduled for December 5-7 in the Kansas City Convention Center.

Mecum expects to offer a docket of 700 collector cars to bidders at the sale, the company said.

Leading those consignments are the pair of Ford GTs and the Corvette trio.

Ford GT in Heritage Edition colors

The GTs are a 2005 in white with blue stripes and a 2006 in Heritage Edition colors.

Ford GT in white with blue racing stripes also on the docket

The Corvettes include the 1963 split-window coupe. The Ermine White car with red interior has a fuel-injected 360 horsepower small-block V8 linked to a Muncie 4-speed manual transmission.

Also on the docket are a 1964 Corvette, red on red, with the 327/4-speed combination and a 1967 convertible with a 427 L71 engine and driven only 29,000 miles since new. The ’67 still rides on its original Firestone redline tires. 

To see the entire docket, visit the Mecum Auctions website.

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A former daily newspaper sports editor, Larry Edsall spent a dozen years as an editor at AutoWeek magazine before making the transition to writing for the web and becoming the author of more than 15 automotive books. In addition to being founding editor at ClassicCars.com, Larry has written for The New York Times and The Detroit News and was an adjunct honors professor at the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication at Arizona State University.

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  1. Never liked the new ones with all the bells and whistles. Would rather drive classics with style and character. Totally a Chevy fan at heart but have had several other classics. Had a 63 Chevy 2 two door post with a 283 factory under dash air, a 70 Chevelle SS with a 396 4 speed cowl hood we turned into a race car when I was 18 and traded hood for spare motor, 49 Willys jeep truck that I built from the ground up and a 70 Chevy C20 Custom Camper I sold here about a year ago that was all original because I was disabled by a 150

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