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1961 Corvette Dual Quad 283 2-4bbl 4SPD Red Original Engine Restored

Carolina Muscle Cars, Inc is pleased to offer this outstanding 1961 Corvette. This car is powered by the original numbers matching 283/245HP Dual Quad engine. This car has been meticulously restored to original specs and finished in the gorgeous colors of Roman Red with White Coves. and red interior.

This Corvette is powered by the Numbers Matching 2- 4 BBL 283 Ci Engine that has the engine code "CT". The engine is correct right down to the intake manifold and correct carburetors. This powerful engine is back by the 4-Speed close ratio transmission. Other options include the wonder bar radio, White Canvas Soft top, spinner hubcaps, original spare tire and tool kit, sun visors, and Tachometer and gauges.

The comprehensive restoration started from a largely original car. The restoration included all new paint, new chrome, restored dash and gauges, all new seats, door panels and top. The spare tire compartment has the original jack instruction decals. The under side was very original as well. The body is very straight and the paint and body was done right. The car has the correct T3 headlamps. The original wheel covers have been polished and the original rims have been restored as well. The Coker WWW Radial tires were installed at time of restoration which was approximately 9 years ago. The original soft top has been restored and a Al Knoch White Canvas top has been installed. The result is an absolutely gorgeous Corvette that will be show stopper for you to drive and enjoy.

On to the exciting part, the performance and drivability: This Corvette runs and drives as you would expect from a original and well built restoration. As soon as the engine starts up, you will here the Dual Quad 283 come alive. The sound is music to the ears. Once you slip behind the wheel you will notice that all the gauges are in working order. The clutch is smooth, the transmission shifts into all gears with ease, the rear end is quiet. The car is a complete blast to drive. The car handles well and tracks very true. The brakes are powerful and stop as needed and very smoothly I might add. You will be extremely please to see how well this car performs.

If you are looking for a Corvette Show Car that you can drive and enjoy and take trophies home, this is the car for you. The car is a great investment as it is a numbers matching Dual Quad example. Please call us on this exciting Corvette before it is too late. We have this car priced to sell!

Give CMC a call today and let's make your dream car become reality!!

Financing available at very low rates!

Contact CMC today. Let us help you with the car of your dreams.

Carolina Muscle Cars Inc,
301 S. Wall Street Benson NC 27504


Engine Type
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2-4BBL 283
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Body Color
Roman Red
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Secondary Interior Color
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Center Console
Engine Size
2-4BBL 283
Transmission Type
4 Speed Manual
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