1961 Chevrolet Corvette 283 Ci Engine


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Options included on this Corvette includes the high horsepower 283 Ci Engine that has the engine code "CU". This is the highest horsepower 2-4bbl engine available in 1961 which produced 270 horsepower. This powerful engine is back by the 4-Speed close ratio transmission. Other options include the Black Canvas Soft top, spinner hubcaps, sunvisors, and Tachometer and gauges.
The comprehensive restoration began with a largely original car. . The body on this car has been restored in the correct Tuxedo Black with Silver coves. When properly applied it is one of the most gorgeous colors combos. The red interior compliments the exterior color perfectly. The body is very straight and the paint and body has been color sanded to show quality. The car ride on WWW radial tires and correct spinner hubcaps. The original soft top has been restored and a Al Knoch Black Canvas top has been installed. The result is an absolutely gorgeous Corvette that will be show stopper for you.
On to the exciting part, the performance and drivability: This Corvette runs and drives as you would expect from a well kept car. As soon as the engine starts up, you will here the the high horsepower 283 come alive. The sound is music to the ears. Once you slip behind the wheel you will notice that all the gauges are in working order. The clutch is smooth, the transmission shifts into all gears with ease, the rear end is quiet. The car is a complete blast to drive. The car handles well and tracks very true. The brakes are powerful and stop as needed and very smoothly I might add. You will be extremely please to see how well this car performs.
1961 Chevrolet Corvette 283 Ci Engine
$ 18,700.00
Options included on this Corvette includes the high horsepower 283 Ci Engine that has the engine code "CU". This is the highest horsepower 2-4bbl engine available in 1961 which produced 270 horsepower. This powerful engine is back by the 4-Speed close ratio transmission. Other options include the Black Canvas Soft top, spinner hubcaps, sunvisors, and Tachometer and gauges.
The comprehensive restoration began with a largely original car. . The body on this car has been restored in the correct Tuxedo Black with Silver coves. When properly applied it is one of the most gorgeous colors combos. The red interior compliments the exterior color perfectly. The body is very straight and the paint and body has been color sanded to show quality. The car ride on WWW radial tires and correct spinner hubcaps. The original soft top has been restored and a Al Knoch Black Canvas top has been installed. The result is an absolutely gorgeous Corvette that will be show stopper for you.
On to the exciting part, the performance and drivability: This Corvette runs and drives as you would expect from a well kept car. As soon as the engine starts up, you will here the the high horsepower 283 come alive. The sound is music to the ears. Once you slip behind the wheel you will notice that all the gauges are in working order. The clutch is smooth, the transmission shifts into all gears with ease, the rear end is quiet. The car is a complete blast to drive. The car handles well and tracks very true. The brakes are powerful and stop as needed and very smoothly I might add. You will be extremely please to see how well this car performs.

Additional information

Make: Chevrolet
Model: Corvette
Type: Convertible
Year: 1961
Doors: 2
Mileage: 16,991
Transmission: Manual
Fuel Type: Gas
Interior Color: Red
Exterior Color: Black
Vehicle Identification Number: 10867S103055
United States, Ohio, Cincinnati
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