Introducing a beautifully restored 1963 Corvette Split Window that has been transformed into a modern-day Restomod. This classic American sports car, considered to be the most iconic Corvette, has been given a new lease on life with a host of modern features and a powerful drive train upgrade that makes it a joy to drive. It was professionally built in 2018 by Factory Hot Rods of West Chester Township, Ohio and has been driven only 1500 miles since completed.
This Corvette has been meticulously restored with a keen eye for detail, ensuring that it retains its iconic look while incorporating the latest in modern technology. It was built with all new parts except for the original 1963 Corvette body, VIN# 30837S103642. The exterior is finished in a stunning Crystal Red Metallic Tintcoat which perfectly complements the gloss black stinger on the 67 big block hood. The car sits on Michelin Pilot Super Sport 225/40 ZR18 and 345/30 ZR19 mounted on 18 X 8.5 and 19 X 12 Corvette Spyder wheels.
Under the hood, you’ll find a Supercharged LT4 6.2 liter GM Corvette crate motor with 650 horsepower and 650 lb-ft of torque. It is coupled to a Supermatic 4L75-E automatic transmission with 650 lb-ft torque capacity and a Winters Performance quick change differential with 3:57 gears. It has Billy Boat stainless steel headers with factory Corvette style side exhaust. The custom chassis is a Factory Hot Rod’s Super Tube powdered coated in gloss black. The suspension is C7 Corvette with Z51 brakes, QA1 adjustable coilovers and Flaming River rack and pinion steering.
The interior of this Corvette has custom black leather buckets and an original style dash with red stitching to complement the exterior color. It is kept very comfortable with a Vintage Air cooling and heating system. The gauges appear original except for the 200 MPH Sky Drive speedometer, push button start and the Flaming River tilt column with a Billet Specialties polished steering wheel.
Overall, this 1963 Restomod Split Window Corvette is an exceptional example of a classic sports car that has been transformed into a modern-day masterpiece. If you’re a collector, enthusiast, or just someone who appreciates the beauty and power of classic cars, this Corvette is sure to impress. .