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(The Spring 2021 Classic Car Auction, 27th April 2021)

1960 Chevrolet Corvette C1
Rare and desirable four-speed manual with Hurst shifter

Registration: 587 XUW
Chassis: 00867S106344
Mileage: 14,000 Recorded
Transmission: Manual
MOT: Exempt

  • Four-speed manual gearbox with Hurst shifter
  • Uprated 327cu V8 engine with 2x4bbl Weber carbs
  • Edelbrock head
  • Correct Coker tyres
  • Wonder bar radio
  • Significant mechanical restoration in 2000 with bills on file

A rare opportunity to acquire what is arguably the most desirable of all the Corvette variants, rare to find with manual transmission and even more rare with the four-speed conversion with Hurst shifter.

Imported into the UK in 2010 and MOT tested each year even though exempt. The “vette” provides a wind in the hair driving experience with the benefit of the V8 "twin pipes" soundtrack.

Complete with an operations manual and a number of invoices dating back to 2010.

The 327cu in / 5363cc engine (T0913HE) was manufactured on 13th September 1960 at the Tonawanda factory in New York state and the car was assembled in St Louis in1960.

Ready to use for the upcoming season and importantly in the UK climate an undamaged hood concealed under the cover behind the seats.

£50,000 - £60,000

Buyer's premium: 15.00%

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Auction: The Spring 2021 Classic Car Auction, 27th April 2021

Manor Park Classics launches the North West’s only permanent fixed venue classic vehicle auction.

Based at their purpose designed 30,000 square foot premises in Cheshire, Manor Park Classics will hold their inaugural auction on Tuesday 27th April, and this will be a classic vehicle sale with a difference.

Addressing the widely held frustrations with the traditional auction process, Manor Park Classics have set out to reduce the risk and anxiety for buyers and sellers alike and are focussing on a broad offering of genuine and interesting classic and collectors vehicles to present at their forthcoming auction.

An opening offer of no entry fees and no sellers commission give sellers the chance to realise the full ‘hammer price’. Along with free collection from anywhere on mainland UK and free storage in the secure, dry storage facility with 24/7 fire and security protection, sellers are offered a simpler process with a higher return.

A five day viewing period including evenings and weekends allows buyers the chance to view the cars at a time convenient to them. With on-site facilities to see the cars running and driving, as well as a four post inspection ramp, the risks of buying a car without a thorough inspection is completely reduced.

With a permanent site and superb secured storage facility cars can be delivered and collected, at the customers convenience, without the usual restrictions and constraints.

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