Des Monies, IA
Very rare red fuelie roadster with all the right stuff. Big Brake car with special steering and heavy duty suspension. 1957 Corvette convertible with the very desirable, casting date and number correct 283/283 engine, topped off with correct Rochester fuel injection system. Shift through the gears with a performance minded four speed manual transmission. Very nice cream interior with nostalgic red and white dash classic iconic gauges and new white soft top. This much sought after Corvette received a comprehensive restoration with excellent fit, finish and high quality workmanship, and in incredible undercarriage, resulting in this true American Dream Machine. Rolling on freshly painted correct big brake steel wheels and dog dish hubcaps.Exterior: Red two stage paint with a glass like finish White coves White convertible top Beautiful all new exterior chrome and stainless trim Wheels have been painted to match with chrome center caps and blackwall tires for period correct looksInterior: Amazing interior that has been restored to a show quality standard New seat upholstery New carpeting Beautifully painted dash with new gauges and bezels Restored correct steering wheelMechanics: Correct casting number block 283/283 Rochester fuel injected engine casting number 3731548 Rochester fuel injection unit with serial number tag Correct chrome ignition shielding Correct exhaust manifolds with heat shielding Correct casting and date coded heads Four speed manual transmissionUndercarriage: Rare big brakes with finned drums and correct screened backing plates with mounting holes for the air scoops 8 coil front springs with 11/16 sway bar Quick steering adapter Super solid, intact and detailed as you would expect from a car of this caliberAmerican Dream MachinesAt American Dream Machines, we typically have over 100 cars and trucks in stock and for sale. We have everything from Camaros, Mustangs, Corvettes, Roadrunners, Chevelles, Bel Airs, Blazers and even British Roadsters. Our classics and muscle cars range from the 1940s to the 1970s. Our stock is diverse and continuously changing and always growing! Our #1 Goal is to make you, our customer happy with the American classic and muscle cars we offer. We highly recommend that ALL CUSTOMERS call our knowledgeable, experienced and Midwest values staff and have a very detailed discussion regarding overall condition of any of our cars or trucks you are considering getting in the drivers seat of. (515)-245-9100 Centrally located in the heartland of America in Des Moines Iowa, American Dream Machines occupies the historic 41,000 square foot Packard Dealership. We are one of the largest full service classic car dealerships in the Midwest. We have 10 active hoists, mechanics bays, body shop and detail bays that are used by our technicians to inspect, repair, upgrade and detail our cars so that they are ready to be delivered to your driveway for you to drive. Give us a call and we would be happy to help get your dream car to almost any location worldwide! ALL OF OUR PICTURES AND VIDEOS ARE REAL, ALL THE WAY AROUND! We photograph our cars in our professional photo studio for the best possible image accuracy and representation of the cars. Our videos are created by our onsite staff in our shop and around the dealership / Des Monies area. We do this because of our commitment to the authenticity and quality of the cars that we sell and the commitment to our customers.