1953 Corvette Serial #77    


This Corvette was located on a river bank in North Carolina where it had been for many years. It was found in 1989-1990 . The following pictures show how it was restored to the condition it was in about 1958. The car was later sold at the Barrett-Jackson Auction. About 6,000 hours were required to complete this project. This Corvette was displayed at the Klassix Auto musem in Daytona Beach Florida. It won Boyd Coddington Pros Pick at Indy , was featured at the Bloomington Special Collection, Chips Choice at Carlise Pa. KKOA top 25, ISCA Outstanding Custom, and was a feature car at Straits Area Auto Show at Saint. Ignase Michigan. It was also featured in many magazines such as; Vette Magazine, Corvette Feaver,and American Rodder.