1953 Chevrolet Corvette 

The Last 1953 Corvette

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- The Last 1953 Corvette
- No. 300 of 300 produced
- Hand-built in Flint, Michigan on Christmas Eve, December 24, 1953
- Purchased new by a doctor in California
- Mentioned in the VCCA's Blue Flame Special newsletter in 1971 and Corvette News in 1973
- Part of the Dr. Ernie Hendry Collection from 1986-1998
- Restored by Sara Blake and Joe Meyer in 1986
- Part of GM's World of Motion display at Disney World
- Bloomington Gold certified in 1988
- Bloomington Gold Special Collection in 1991
- NCRS Top Flight, Performance Verification and Duntov Mark of Excellence in 1990
- Part of the Jim Fasnacht Collection from 1998-2016
- Bloomington Gold Hall of Fame Inductee in 1999
- Restored again by 1953-1955 NCRS Master Judge Steve Newsome in 2007 with top and interior by specialist John Kennedy
- Invited to the Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance and driven on the Pebble Beach Tour in 2008
- Bloomington Gold Grand Finale Special Collection in 2009
- Extensive mechanical overhaul by Steve Newsome in 2015
- Featured in multiple magazines including the cover of Collectible Automobile in 1998
- 235 CI Blue Flame Six engine
- Powerglide automatic transmission
- Polo White with Red interior
- Flint Assembly Plant Brick #300 of 300, owner's manual, side curtains and jack included

Reference Number 582390

as of 8/21/2019

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Mecum - Monterey Auction  Contakt  Locatie
Hyatt Regency Resort and Spa on Del Monte Golf Course 1 Old Golf Course Road  Phone  +1 262-275-5050  City  Monterey
Monterey, CA 93940  Fax  +1 262-275-3424  State  California
United States  Mobile    Country  United States United States
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