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1953 Corvette - Serial #147 History Profile

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1953 Corvette - Serial #147 History Profile

Last Update as of 2017-08-05:
Vehicle Identification Number: E53F001147
Engine Stamping: NA
Casting Date: NA
Casting Number: NA
Current Owner: Howard, William S.
Current Location: Phoenix, AZ, USA
Current Mileage: 10,000 miles
Current Status: Privately Owned
  • 08-05-2017:  Privately Owned by William S. Howard of Phoenix, AZ with 10,000 miles on the odometer, at least one previous owner listed. From Mr. Howard via email:  "The car is fully restored. I will be potentially putting the car up for sale in the near future. Please let me know if you have any parties interested"
  • This is one of two 1953 Corvettes that are currently undergoing restoration by Carlisle Productions', Chip Miller and Al Wiseman of Classic Car Restoration and Service Center in Tarpon Springs, FL. It will be auctioned off at the August 2002 Corvettes at Carlisle in honor of the 50th anniversary of the Corvette. Chris and Jim Brand of CCRSC are doing the restoration.
  • 01-21-2004:  Privately owned by Jack Kershlis of Hadley, MA with unknown mileage on the odometer. Car is listed as under restoration. Owner information listed on page 7 of the NCRS publication, "The Corvette Restorer, vol. 30, number 3, Winter 2004."

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