Do you feel that? Running your fingers along the glassy finish of a vintage Vette under the setting sun on a beautiful night. That’s your 1963 Chevrolet Corvette Sting Ray Convertible and you can’t think of a reason in the world why you wouldn’t take it for a drive, right now.
Under the hood you have a 360 horsepower, 327 cubic-inch V8 engine, more commonly referred to as the Fuelie edition. That’s not all, you are in complete control of this legendary Fuelie American V8 engine with a 4-speed manual transmission.
What makes this engine so special is the addition of the Rochester Ramjet fuel injection system from the factory. Another feature for the 1963 Corvette is an independent rear-suspension, a first for the historic American sports car.
Best of all, this fiberglass beauty features a breathtaking Riverside Red and White finish. Inside you get a classic black interior with the sporty old school Corvette dashboard and gauges. Fire it up because this ‘63 Vette Sting Ray Convertible can actually be yours.
The reputable RM Sotheby’s is making this 1963 Chevrolet Corvette Sting Ray Convertible available to the highest bidder in September, 2021. It comes complete with a full nuts and bolts restoration back to original specification.
Here are some more numbers for you to consider. This is one of only 10,919 Corvette Convertibles produced in 1963. Of those, only 2,610 of them featured the Fuelie V8 with Rochester Ramjet injection. This is one of them.
Few things will equal the experience of rolling around in a 1963 Chevrolet Corvette Sting Ray Convertible with the top down. From car shows to enjoying a Sunday drive, just try to resist the nostalgic energy this Vette gives off in spades.
Sitting in the driver’s seat, you can hear, feel, and smell the purr of this V8. Your hands are vibrating whether they are on the steering wheel or the shift knob, you feel the rumble in your bones. That’s the kind of vibe you can count on every time you take this Corvette out.
Vette drivers love giving each other a nod or a thumbs up. You’ll get the hang of it as you become fully Vetted. This ‘63 is the perfect addition to any collection whether there are other Vettes in it or not.
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