The true American sports car, the Chevrolet Corvette’s legacy is well cemented into popular culture. Gathering attention where ever they are seen, Corvettes are known for their attractive design and performance on the street. This 1961 Chevrolet Corvette, owned by the same collector for 23 years, reflects the proud Corvette heritage extremely well. Always properly maintained and kept a in heated showroom storage, this Corvette’s condition if reflective of its owners attention to detail. With an eye-catching red-and-white exterior this roadster certainly turns heads as it drives down the street. Under the hood, this Corvette is powered by its numbers matching 283 ci 8-cylinder engine with a 4-speed transmission and includes properly executed modifications that include electric power steering and a hydraulic clutch. According to the consignor, this vehicle with only 70,014 original miles is in overall very good condition and runs excellently. Sold with a registration.