Chevrolet Corvette
1958

Charcoal black exterior color
Black soft top
Red vinyl interior

283 V8 engine with 245 hp dual 4 barrel carburetor option
3-speed manual transmission

price on request

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Exquisite provenance, first paint, matching numbers, wonderful specification…
Given as trade-in against a new car in 1967, in the same Toronto showroom until 1987
More details coming soon, research of the vast set of documents goes on.

Some of the original documents;
5/1958 new car purchase agreement, North York Chevrolet Oldsmobile, Willowsdale BA, Canada
customer Mr Joseph O’Hara, Toronto
7/1958 conditional sale contract
7/1958 invoice by North York Chevrolet Oldsmobile to Mr J O’Hara, salesman W.Weston
7/1958 Chevrolet Owner Service Policy certificate with 2000 mile coupon, issued to Mr J O’Hara
1977 copy of title/registration document with technical inspection stamps for 1978, 1979, 1980 and 1981 – owner North York Chevrolet Oldsmobile
5/1981 insurance policy coupon, Commercial Union Assurance
4/1987 inspection report by Kreger Evaluation Services, Rexdale Ontario CA
4/1987 contract of sale from North York Chevrolet Oldsmobile to Mr R Rosenthal, 39297 mls
4/1987 Quaker State service sticker, 39344 mls
5/1987 licence fee invoice issued to Mr R Rosenthal by North York Chevrolet Oldsmobile
6/2000 Special Interest Vehicle Report issued to Mr R Rosenthal by Kreger Evaluation Services, Etobicoke Ontario CA, 43512 mls, notes:
– body; all excellent original
– paint; very good original, scratched
– chrome; bright original slightly scratched
– glass; all original excellent
– wheels; steel and covers very good
– interior; very good
– convertible top; very good
– engine; functions “competently”, no major leaks, original
– exhaust; all solid intact
– valued at 80000 CAD
4/2010 arrived to Simo Veharanta classic car specialists in California for comprehensive recommissioning before sending to the next custodian in Finland
8/2010 imported to Finland (EU), technical control
8/2010 Historic Vehicle inspection and certification (museoajoneuvolausunto/museifordonsutlåtande) by SA-HK Ry, 44150 mls
7/2015 technical control (MOT), 44499 mls
7/2019 technical control (MOT), 44554 mls – next one in 2023

Located in Porvoo, Finland, 30 minutes from Helsinki Airport.
Please note all viewings are by appointment only.
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