Vehicle is located in Lake Mary, FL. 18 miles north of Orlando
283 CID V8 2x4
565 (since rebuilt)
Manual Convertible Top
1957 Chevrolet Corvette for sale in our Orlando Showroom. Are you looking for a like new 57 Corvette? Well, you found it! With only 565 miles on the restoration, this car is in amazing condition and is ready to fill your garage with trophies! Beautiful red interior and exterior with white soft top, wide white walls and hub caps really look classy. A Red Corvette with White coves is what everyone day dreams about when they think of a classic American Sports car, and this car is not a let down from that dream. Options include manual convertible top, vinyl interior, seat belts, hub caps, and wide white walls. With only 6,339 total Corvettes produced in 1957, these are hard to come by as it is, and to find one in this condition is a real treat. Powered by a 283 that is at least the correct casting, and could be original to the car, this Corvette for sale is ready to take you to shows and cruises and earn you plenty of praise on the way. The 283 engine is backed by a 4 speed manual transmission to keep you in control. The new 283 V8 was a bored out version of the previous years 1956 - 265 V8. The new 283 V8 power-plant came in four versions, including a base V8 with 220 hp, a early fuel injected version rated at 250 hp and a dual four-barrel carb 283 rated at 270 hp. Late in the model year, the true performance version of the 283 made its debut, packing an advanced fuel injection system, the new "fuelie" 283 produced 283 hp. The new 1 horsepower per cubic inch output was a record in 1957. At the same time, Chevrolet introduced its new four speed manual transmission, and the Corvette was on its way to becoming a legend. Located in our Orlando Showroom, this 57 Vette for sale can be seen including HD pictures and video at www.GatewayClassicCars.com, or call 407-771-2000 for additional information.