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AutoHunter Spotlight: 1961 Chevrolet Corvette

Professionally restored red and white sports car up for auction


Over on AutoHunter, the online auction platform driven by ClassicCars.com, bidding is coming to an end on this professionally restored 1961 Chevrolet Corvette.

The Corvette is finished in its original shade of Roman Red with white coves and has a white soft top. A matching red hardtop comes with the sale.

Inside, the interior is fitted with black vinyl bucket seats and matching door panels. A chrome shifter with a white shift knob is floor mounted. The black dash features a dual-cockpit design with Corvette insignia and a grab handle on the passenger side.

1961 Chevrolet Corvette
1961 Chevrolet Corvette

The car is powered by a 327cid V8 paired with a 4-speed manual transmission. The listing notes the engine is not original to the car but is date-code correct and equipped with the correct style chrome air cleaner and finned aluminum valve covers.

The sale includes a cover, receipts and documentation from the restoration done by Suttons Corvette Shop, the original owner’s manual, assembly manual and the 1952 through 1962 Corvette Servicing Guide. 

The odometer reads 11,000 miles, although exact mileage is unknown.

The auction ends February 9 at 11:45 a.m. MST.

Visit this vehicle’s AutoHunter listing to find further information and a gallery of photos.

Racheal Colbert
An experienced writer and editor, Racheal brings her enthusiasm for collector cars to her role as the Content Manager of the Collector Car Network. Former Content Writer and Marketing Manager in the tech and publishing industry, Racheal brings a fresh perspective to the Journal and the automotive world.


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