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Username Post: Classic 53 Corvette photos.        (Topic#299492)
Tony 
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Tony
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07-03-13 12:39 PM - Post#2360595    

It appears it was very labor intensive building them all by hand.



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brewsterg6 
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07-03-13 01:57 PM - Post#2360627    
    In response to Tony

Great photos! Of note there is the very early production... Possibly as low as #4-8, as the first bunch (twenty-something?) were shipped with wheel disks from the Chevrolet Bel Air, as the special Corvette ones were not yet ready. These cars are being hand assembled in Flint, before production moved to St. Louis in 1954.

1951 2dr Sedan... In the family since new!
1950 Convertible


 
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