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Old 02-05-2013, 11:21 AM
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Originally Posted by 496CHEVY3100 View Post
Just an interesting note production numbers for the 53 are listed as 300 on most articles,But i wrote to GMin 1970 when i bought a 1953 corvette serial #062xxxxx to see what i could find out about the car, i received a letter back stating they were 360 produced the first 60 were destroyed by gm as they were severly abused during testing .the remaning 300 were given to choice dealers not suppose to be sold but they were,the letter stated mine was the 2nd car released to public.they wanted to know my complete adress and directions condition and when they could pick it up,They never ask a PRICE. by the time i received the letter i had already sold it .it is in a musem in Mareitta ga now not for sale,If i could only get my foot that high i would have to kick my own xxx every time i see a vette
That story is so crazy I feel like kicking you in the *** myself!

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