Corvette Barn Finds

“As Is” Special! 1962 Corvette Convertible

The least powerful 2018 Corvette gives you the 455 HP (net) 6.2L V8. Transmission choices for 2018 include manual or automatic with seven or eight speeds, respectively (thanks to digitaltrends.com for some details). In 1962 your… more»

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1 Of 2 In Hugger Orange: Jim Gilmore’s 1984 Corvette

This 1984 Chevrolet Corvette is purported to be one of two made in Hugger Orange, a special order paint job orchestrated by a dealer kingpin and significant force in the racing world. Jim Gilmore was the… more»

4-Speed Estate Find: 1977 Chevy Corvette

$5,500 looks like a good deal for a 1977 Chevy Corvette with a claimed original drivetrain and a 4-speed manual transmission. Hiding out up in Maine, this car is part of an estate clean-out the seller… more»

1975 Chevrolet Corvette Bargain?

Some online finds leave you wanting to move on quickly but like a car wreck they draw you in and you just can’t look away. For only $1,500 you could pile this in your shop and tell… more»

Sibling Inheritance: 1984 Chevy Corvette

This 1984 Corvette is equipped with the L83 V8, and a minty interior in a rare-ish color, according to the seller. He inherited the car from his deceased brother’s estate and has made a variety of… more»

Belgian Barn Find: Michelotti-Bodied XK140 and More

A car collector and former coachbuilder recently passed away in Belgium, and he left an impressive collection of classic vehicles behind. Among them is this stunning Michelotti-bodied Jaguar XK140, of which only a handful are believed… more»

Numbers Matching, Mostly Original: 1971 Corvette LT-1

What a gorgeous C3! This 1971 Corvette is still featuring “most” of its original paint and appears to be in either great driver condition (my choice) or a foundation for a show car in the preservation… more»

Ran When Parked: 1965 Chevrolet Corvette

This Corvette has been in storage for the past 38 years! The 327 V8 supposedly ran when it was parked and it came from the factory with a 4-speed and 4.11 gears. The seller also has… more»

Started Right Up After 25 Years! 1965 Corvette Convertible

Variation in this 1965 Corvette convertible’s copper paint (shot in the 1980s) stands as a testament to the difficulty of spraying metallics. The nearest factory color, Sierra Tan, lacks the punch of this copper hue, and… more»

Options Are Everything: 1973 Corvette 454 Convertible

Options are everything when considering a vintage Corvette.  The difference between a base engine car with an automatic and little else and either a fully optioned or ordered for competition car is considerable.  Sadly, as the… more»

Dual Quads And Dust: 1958 Chevrolet Corvette

While I’m not a fan of listings that are this sparse on information and photos, but there is something strangely exciting about finds like this! This 1958 Corvette was found sitting on blocks after being parked back… more»

Big Power Oddball: 1973 Chevrolet Corvette

Here is a rather unusual Corvette conversion that is thought to be equipped with an Ecklers Can-Am body kit. Clearly looking like a product of the 1970’s with its orange paint and wheels, this Corvette packs… more»

20+ Years Stored: Barn Find Collection in NC

There’s an impressive collection up for grabs on craigslist, in what looks to be a dry metal building with several restorable classics lurking about. Before we even got our hands on the listing, the 1971 Corvette… more»