Restomod 1965 Chevrolet Corvette With A Modern Performance


Publish date: 2016-09-09 09:32:05
Restomod 1965 Chevrolet Corvette

A bright red color is usually taken as a symbol of power and is considered as a powerful color but sometimes it also depicts a something that drives passion and is an attractive color. Everyone has different perception about the color red but you can’t deny that it always looks great on a powerful car such as this 1965 Chevrolet Corvette.

Many car fans have seen the Corvette as a very sexy and exotic car that comes with an aggressive power. Many have come to love this exotic powerhouse that it has created a horde of devoted fans that celebrate their beauty and power.

*Check out this classic “Chevrolet Corvette Parking Only” sign.*

1965 Chevrolet Corvette

This featured 1967 Chevrolet Corvette with the Victory Red finish is being sold by a private seller and says that it “can keep up with the newer showroom additions and appears as a newly restored 1965 Corvette.” Although the wheels and brakes are new. With its smooth low-rider body with that flashy red finish makes it look like it is always going at top speed even when it is just sitting still.

Restomod 1965 Chevrolet Corvette engine

According to its seller, this Corvette is a resto-mod that has a custom-fabricated chassis using C4 Corvette suspension and brakes, this allows the 1965 Corvette body to be mounted on the custom chassis without modifications. To give the classic Corvette a more modern power, it features an LS1 engine that was most likely taken from a 2002-2004 Corvette. The engine has been measured to pump out 350 horsepower. To control that power, the engine is connected to a 5-speed Tremec manual transmission.

red Restomod 1965 Chevrolet Corvette

According to the seller, “the grand exterior styling is a nice offset to the snarl of the period correct side pipes with the power and reliability of an LS motor to back it up.” The beautiful exterior is matched by a two-tone black and white leather interior design. Some additional interior features include a factory spec FM radio with Bluetooth and auxiliary hookup that allows mobile devices to connect. This Corvette has a lot of modern features added that surely brings a very comfortable and enjoyable ride as you speed through the highway.

Restomod 1965 Chevrolet Corvette dashboard

This 1965 Chevrolet Corvette is currently in Erie, Pennsylvania, in the garage where it was built. it will come with documents that contain complete details on the build including photos. A very stunning classic which is not why the seller is asking $109,000 for it. Is the price too high for a resto-mod 2nd generation Corvette?

*Check out this classic “Chevrolet Corvette Parking Only” sign.*

Restomod 1965 Chevrolet Corvette driving

References & Photo Credits:

https://news.classiccars.com/pick-day-1965-chevrolet-corvette/

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