Hot Custom to Watch at Barrett Jackson Scottsdale 2016!

A custom 1962 (Restomod) Corvette to watch at the upcoming BJ Scottsdale 2016 yearly opener. This is going to be a fantastic show and we will be there covering all of the big action and pointing out cars that deserve the attention.


Here are all of the details on this beauty!

Performance:

  • New GM Performance LS3 motor with 525hp, GM wiring harness and computer, special-built Tremec 5-speed with a .64 overdrive top gear.
  • Be Cool aluminum all-polished radiator with electric fan
  • Front suspension consists of Jim Meyers tubular A-arms with Viking adjustable coilovers and power rack & pinion steering.
  • Power disc brakes have Wilwood 6-piston front calipers with 13" drilled and slotted rotors; the rear has 4-piston calipers with drilled and slotted rotors and emergency brake.
  • Rear end is a polished Currie-built Ford 9" with shortened Dutchman axles and 3.90 rears with 4-link rear suspension and Viking adjustable coilovers.
  • Ceramic-coated headers with 3" polished stainless-steel exhaust and MagnaFlow stainless mufflers exit through the lower body panel in front of rear wheels.

Body & Interior:

  • All-original body panel Corvette with minor changes.
  • Special mix PPG Black Cherry exterior was tinted to a one-off special custom color.
  • Red leather reclining seats with red ostrich accents from Al Knoch Corvette Interiors, custom door panels with built-in speakers and a fully covered leather dash.
  • New soft-top frame with black Stayfast material. The soft-top area has been done in black material to protect the top when down.
  • Trunk is fully covered in red material with red ostrich.

Style & Extras:

  • Custom one-piece engine cover, modified factory frame painted silver with suspension painted to match exterior in Black Cherry.
  • Vintage Air with Vintage Air special billet front runner
  • Power windows and power hood with '67 Corvette-style hood painted to match interior with fire look
  • 20" custom-built Budnik wheels: 8" front and 9" rear with painted inserts.
  • Details include lowered billet pedals, made to fit all sizes, billet door handles from Ringbrothers, custom one-off grille, and specially added LED lighting.
  • Flaming River tilt steering column with smaller billet steering wheel
  • Custom dash has Dakota Digital gauges with red lighting, custom center console with a custom-built stereo system featuring Kenwood receiver, DVD, iPod, Pandora, Bluetooth and Sirius/XM-ready, 12" Kenwood sub with 300-watt Kenwood power amplifier, Kenwood speakers and power antenna.

Everything is like new, with many custom features plus special chrome fasteners.

No expense was spared. Over two years to build and built to drive and enjoy.

Find out more: http://www.barrett-jackson.com/Events/Event/Details/1962-CHEVROLET-CORVETTE-LS3-CONVERTIBLE-185567