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.
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Chevrolet  Corvette Convertible w Modern Engine 1960 Corvette Convertible TunePortFuelInjectionKILLERCOSMETICSLK
Chevrolet Corvette Convertible w Modern Engine 1960 Corvette Convertible TunePortFuelInjectionKILLERCOSMETICSLK
$30,200.00 (24 Bids)
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Chevrolet  Corvette Fuelie 4 Speed 58 Miles on Full Restoration 1959 CHEVY CORVETTE CONVERTBLE 327ci FUELIE FULLY RESTORED
Chevrolet Corvette Fuelie 4 Speed 58 Miles on Full Restoration 1959 CHEVY CORVETTE CONVERTBLE 327ci FUELIE FULLY RESTORED
$50,100.00 (2 Bids)
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Chevrolet  Corvette N A 1959 CORVETTE READY TO RESTORE C1 58 59 60 61 62
Chevrolet Corvette N A 1959 CORVETTE READY TO RESTORE C1 58 59 60 61 62
$5,305.00 (29 Bids)
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Chevrolet  Corvette 1957 1958 1959 1960 1961 1962 1961 CORVETTE 283 230 HP MATCHING NUMBERS 4 SPEED COMPLETE BODY OFF RESTORATION
Chevrolet Corvette 1957 1958 1959 1960 1961 1962 1961 CORVETTE 283 230 HP MATCHING NUMBERS 4 SPEED COMPLETE BODY OFF RESTORATION
$15,300.00 (5 Bids)
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Chevrolet  Corvette 1959 Chevrolet Corvette Convertible Project Car Very Complete
Chevrolet Corvette 1959 Chevrolet Corvette Convertible Project Car Very Complete
$25,333.00 (9 Bids)
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Chevrolet  Corvette Base Convertible 2 Door 1960 black with silver coves 2 door corvette roadster with black soft top
Chevrolet Corvette Base Convertible 2 Door 1960 black with silver coves 2 door corvette roadster with black soft top
$33,000.00 (19 Bids)
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Chevrolet  Corvette standard 1959 corvette
Chevrolet Corvette standard 1959 corvette
$35,100.00 (2 Bids)
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Chevrolet  Corvette Corvette Convertible 1960 Chevrolet Corvette
Chevrolet Corvette Corvette Convertible 1960 Chevrolet Corvette
$50,000.00 (33 Bids)
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Chevrolet  Corvette Convertible 2 Door 1958 Chevrolet Corvette
Chevrolet Corvette Convertible 2 Door 1958 Chevrolet Corvette
$64,500.00
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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.

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