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1961 Corvette Convertible Red with White Coves



Body Style:Convertible


Transmission:4-speed manual

Exterior Color:Red with White Coves

Interior Color:Black



Engine Size:283

Price:$55990 - Classy combo, show and road ready!

Vehicle Description:



Welcome to THE VETTE NET, a very proficient and knowledgeable online Corvette brokerage company.  Since 1998, we have provided our professional broker services to the USA and worldwide Corvette community, assisting both buyers and sellers with their transactions. We look forward to adding you to our long list of happy clients.

The quintessential color combination defining the first generation of Corvettes is the one we are offering today, Red with White coves... Add a removable Hard top and you have it all!   We are proud to bring to your attention a fine example of a 1961 Corvette which is in excellent condition for the price and needs nothing, but a new home to continue to cherish it.  

Check out the shinny paint job in great shape, estimated at about 15 years old (8/10), the Chrome, also in very good condition.    Note the beautiful White hard top nicely complementing the overall look.  Soft top, also white, is present and in good shape too.    Interior is correct and complete.  All gauges work including clock.  Original Wonderbar Radio was rebuilt, but it just quit working...

The power train consists of a period correct GM 283 engine mated with the correct manual 4-speed transmission.  Both  were rebuilt and presently are in perfect running condition.   Recently, it benefited from the addition of a new Dewitt Aluminum radiator, hoses, water pump, belts assuring for a proper cooling of the engine in any weather.   Brakes are new and correct Bias Ply Firestone replicas by Coker tires complete the look.   It has original traction bars from back in the day, frame is in great condition, correct sway bar and axle straps.  A new dual exhaust was recently installed. 

Car is now owned by a long time enthusiast who is making room for the incoming C8!  Located in NEW JERSEY, we can assist with delivery nationwide and all over the world.  Corvette trades are considered, also assistance with financing is provided.

No doubt, one of the best values out there...

For information on this car, please contact anytime Ken at (866) 838-8363 (866-VETTENET toll-free), +1 (941) 586-9924 International, or email .

Since 1998, THE VETTE NET, a Business Lifetime Member of the National Corvette Museum, has established itself as the premier source for buying, selling and leasing Corvettes, with thousand of enthusiasts assisted nationwide and international. We drive Vettes, we live the life-style, and enjoy the hobby. Our Motto is "UnderCommit - OverDeliver" and we guarantee a pleasant and straightforward experience. 

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