Harley Earl’s personalized 1963 Chevrolet Corvette Convertible will be up for grabs on October 12th at the Mecum Auto Auctions.
Harley Earl got the personalized 1963 Chevrolet Corvette Convertible as a gift from GM for the 30 years while he worked for the automaker, but also for establishing the concept car with the Buick Y-Job and for creating the tail-finned designs which typified vehicles in the US in the 1950s.
The 1963 Chevrolet Corvette Convertible has several features which sets it apart from any other model of that era, among which the custom-made, side-exit exhaust . According to Mecum Auto Auctions only four Corvette vehicles left the assembly line with that exhaust setup. A considerable values is added to the car also thanks to the customized dash and gauge cluster.
The personalized 1963 Chevrolet Corvette Convertible is also a member of the Corvette Hall of Fame and after it has been recently restored it will be offered up for auction on October 12th, at the Schaumburg Convention Center.
Earlier this month a L88 Vette has been auctioned for a record $3.4 million and everyone is eager to find out whether this 1963 Corvette Sting Ray will be able to challenge these heights.
by Ana Cezara Savin
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