1955 Corvette Pennant Blue – First V8 year**SOLD**

Details

  • Price: Call for Price
  • Body Type: Convertible
  • Corvette Generation: C1
  • Stock Number: 2371KC
  • VIN: VE55S001138
  • Mileage: Exempt
  • Model Year: 1955
  • Engine: 265 
  • HP: 195
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Ext color: Pennant Blue
  • Int color: Beige

Description

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Corvettes become colorful in this transition year.  Only 700 units were produced, but Chevrolet decided that the Corvette need to have a greater appeal.  Let's have Copper, Yellow, Blue and Red! Consumers loved the ability to choose a color that expressed their personality, and the new power plant - a V8 engine. The V8 raised the horsepower to 195 from the 155 found in the inline 6. Styling on 53-55's are truly unique. Wire baskets over the headlights, high protruding taillights, and lack of exterior door handles, made for an intriguing design [...]