1961 Chevrolet
Corvette Convertible

$62,900

Stock# 2058

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. $747 /year insurance
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1961 Chevrolet
Corvette Convertible

$62,900

Stock# 2058

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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. $747 /year insurance
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Vehicle Highlights

  • Paint Concours condition
  • 283/230hp
  • 4 Speed
  • Gorgeous interior
  • Southern corrosion-free

Description

1961 Chevrolet Corvette Convertible

The paint and interior are in Concours condition. It's that beautiful. Roman Red Roadster with Ermine White coves. Black Interior and White Soft Top. All Corvettes built in 1961 were Convertibles.

Matching numbers 283/230hp engine with correct CQ code stamp, matched to a smooth 4 speed transmission and correct shifter linkage.

We like the 283 which was really dialed-in by 1961. The valve-in-head V8's have 3.88” bore and 3.0” stroke, precision balanced assembly. All 283ci have independent operating mechanism for each valve, precision-machined forged steel crankshaft, five main bearings, full-pressure lubrication system, full-flow oil filter, 12-volt electrical system, full dual exhaust, oil-wetted, polyurethane element, buffed aluminum air cleaner and all-aluminum cross-flow radiator.

Options include an upgraded Custom Auto Sound AM/FM Cassette Player, smaller diameter leather wrapped black steering wheel, heater, wide white wall tires and full wheel covers.

Underneath you'll recognize the box-girder, X-member reinforced frame, independent coil spring front suspension with stabilizer bar. rear suspension bi-radius rods and outrigger-mounted semi elliptic leaf springs with stabilizer bar, unit-balanced tubular propeller shaft and universal joints, hydraulic 11-inch self-energizing brakes with fade-resistant bonded linings. Hand-operated parking brake on rear wheels and the 16.4-gallon fuel tank.

This car spent most of its life in Tulsa, Oklahoma, therefore the condition is of true Southern cars free from corrosion.

As we've shared with our customers in the past, we don't hunt the auctions for our cars or shuffle them between brokers and dealers. Our cars come to us from customers and friends.

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

Corvette Mike Midwest
60 Shore Drive
Burr Ridge, IL 60527
Conveniently located just 15 miles west of downtown Chicago, 20 miles from O'Hare Airport, 10 miles from Midway Airport.

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Specs

Engine
Engine Type
Gasoline
Engine Size
283 V8
Body
Body Color
Roman Red
Body Style
Convertible
Doors
2
Basic
Year
1961
Make
Chevrolet
Model
Corvette
Miles
12,750
Interior
Interior Color
Black
Seating Type
Bucket
Shifter Type
Floor
Center Console
Yes
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