Area 51

Corvette 1962

This is no ordinary '62 'Vette!

Fitted with a new 350ci/350 V8 crate engine, with Ramjet fuel injection. Power steering (check out the steering wheel, period but much smaller than original). Power Brakes and a 5 speed on the floor. This ‘Vette is an absolute breeze to drive, 80 mph is just 2000 rpm (that 5th gear really makes a difference) and the Rev Counter was recalibrated for the upgraded motor.

This Silver ’62 was prepared perfectly by Corvette Kingdom, THE Corvette Specialists.

The model year car of ’62 did not have the chrome teeth in the grille, nor the chrome trim around the coves. They also had black painted wheels, but I like the red to match the interior. Purists need not be disappointed, I have the original matching numbers 327 ci engine and the wheels could be painted back to black. (Yawn).

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with black painted wheels, original.

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and now very red......

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ramjet fuel injected 350/350

Desert road