1998 Chevrolet
Corvette Coupe

$34,990

Stock# 1826

Figure based on a stock vehicle with OH rates with $100/$300k Liability/UM/UIM limits. Rates vary depending on the state, coverage selected and other factors. Policies underwritten by Essentia Insurance Company. Some coverage and discounts not available in all states. Call 877-922-9701 to speak with a representative or apply online. Get Quote
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1998 Chevrolet
Corvette Coupe

$34,990

Stock# 1826

Figure based on a stock vehicle with OH rates with $100/$300k Liability/UM/UIM limits. Rates vary depending on the state, coverage selected and other factors. Policies underwritten by Essentia Insurance Company. Some coverage and discounts not available in all states. Call 877-922-9701 to speak with a representative or apply online. Get Quote
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Vehicle Highlights

  • Rare Aztec Gold
  • 1 of 15 special paint run
  • #06 fo 15
  • Engine is signed by Will Cooksey
  • Transparent targa top
  • Chrome factory wheels

Description

This is a very rare C5 1997 Corvette. GM was experimenting in 1996-1997 with various paint combinations including RPO 58U Aztec Gold. Chevrolet was working with the paint supplier DuPont developing this paint tone, hue and shade, but it was never mass produced or made available to the general public. Later, it was rumored it might be saved for the 2003 50th Anniversary Corvette.

Here's why its one of the rarest C5 Corvettes on the planet. There are only 15 Corvettes painted this color and none were sold directly to the public. While working with DuPont the factory produced the cars in 3 separate paint-runs of 5. This Corvette was signed by Will Cooksey, the Bowling Green Plant Manager as #06. After being completed the cars were sent to GM for evaluation then later sold through an auction to select Chevrolet dealers. These Corvettes remain mostly in the private collections of those dealers.

The previous owners of the C5 maintained it to very high standards it looks like new. This car has an automatic transmission, performance axle memory drivers seat, dual zone A/C, black interior with sport seats, transparent top and fog lamps. It has also been updated with an aftermarket exhaust system and chrome factory wheels.

It's not often you can own a rare factory concept car for such a reasonable price. This will be a great addition to any Corvette collector and quite special to enjoy on the road.

Please call Bob at 630-230-0441 or visit CorvetteMikeMidwest.com - Bob is our Sales Manager and a former NCRS judge.

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Burr Ridge, IL 60527
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Specs

Engine
Engine Size
5.7L V8 OHV 16V
Body
Body Color
Aztec Gold
Basic
Year
1998
Make
Chevrolet
Model
Corvette
Miles
47,500
Interior
Interior Color
Black
Seating Type
Bucket
Seat Material
Leather
Shifter Type
Floor
Center Console
Yes
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