1958-1960 Corvette for Sale

1958 1959 1960 Used Corvettes

At first glance the 1958 Corvette seems little changed from the previous years. The overall shape and body lines were very similar, although several body panel changes had been made. More notable were the quad headlights; a styling trend on several other Chevrolet cars that year as well. Front and rear wrap around chrome bumpers were enlarged, but retained the familiar Corvette split front design; flanking a grille with heavy chrome bars. The exhaust tips were designed right into the rear chrome bumper. A very nice and unique design detail, even if it led to quickly rusted and discolored chrome. In classic 50's fashion, even more ornament and chrome was heaped on the 1958 Corvette. Non functional hood louvers (1958 only), chrome "spears" curved down the trunk lid and triple chrome fingers peaked out of simulated side scoops. The number of Corvettes for sale was climbing each year; 9,168 in 1958 and 9,670 in 1969.
Continued below...

Chevrolet  Corvette 1958 vette v 8 convertible fuel injection 4 speed manual 283 v 8 restored classic
Chevrolet Corvette 1958 vette v 8 convertible fuel injection 4 speed manual 283 v 8 restored classic
$47,600.00 (11 Bids)
♦♦ Ends in 1d 14h 59m ♦♦
Chevrolet  Corvette Convertible 1958 chevrolet corvette complete expert restoration rare classic excellent
Chevrolet Corvette Convertible 1958 chevrolet corvette complete expert restoration rare classic excellent
$79,988.00
♦♦ Ends in 3d 11h 29m ♦♦
Chevrolet  Corvette Convertible 1960 corvette convertible 270 hp ncrs top flight
Chevrolet Corvette Convertible 1960 corvette convertible 270 hp ncrs top flight
$84,900.00
♦♦ Ends in 6d 13h 56m ♦♦
Chevrolet  Corvette 283 270HP 1958 corvette concourse restored best provenance top flight gorgeous
Chevrolet Corvette 283 270HP 1958 corvette concourse restored best provenance top flight gorgeous
$124,900.00
♦♦ Ends in 1d 7h 6m ♦♦
Chevrolet  Corvette Sport 1960 corvette chasis with 238 ci motor and 1958 corvette body
Chevrolet Corvette Sport 1960 corvette chasis with 238 ci motor and 1958 corvette body
$17,999.00
♦♦ Ends in 2d 16h 45m ♦♦
Chevrolet  Corvette 1958 1959 1960 1961 1962 corvette 327 300 hp both tops off the road since 1980 a true barn find
Chevrolet Corvette 1958 1959 1960 1961 1962 corvette 327 300 hp both tops off the road since 1980 a true barn find
$32,007.00 (25 Bids)
♦♦ Ends in 3d 10h 38m ♦♦
Chevrolet  Corvette 2 door removable hard top 1958 corvette
Chevrolet Corvette 2 door removable hard top 1958 corvette
$50,000.00 (1 Bid)
♦♦ Ends in 7h 57m ♦♦
Chevrolet  Corvette 1960 chevrolet corvette 4 speed manual 2 door convertible
Chevrolet Corvette 1960 chevrolet corvette 4 speed manual 2 door convertible
$59,900.00
♦♦ Ends in 8d 14h 3m ♦♦
Chevrolet  Corvette 1960 chevrolet corvette 4 speed manual beautiful cosmetics drives great
Chevrolet Corvette 1960 chevrolet corvette 4 speed manual beautiful cosmetics drives great
$59,900.00
♦♦ Ends in 18d 13h 15m ♦♦

« Previous12

1958 1959 1960 Classic Corvette History

Interior changes included a new dash and gauge layout as well as the first instance of the now iconic passenger side grab bar molded into the dash. Seat belts were also finally available from the factory in 1958. The convertible remained the only body style offered and sales continued their upward, although not stellar climb. Production numbers were 9,168 for 1958, 9,670 for 1959 and 10,261 for 1960.

As with previous years the power plant remained the 283 ci V8. Several variations were offered at different horsepower and induction types. Single or dual carbureted versions ranged from 230 to 270 hp. Rochester Fuel Injection was carried over from previous years and could bump the horsepower up to 290. Customers were free to chose between automatic or manual transmissions with the exception of the high horsepower fuel injected motors, which required the stronger 4 speed manual.

Search Terms used to find this page: