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1953 Corvette - Serial #016 History Profile


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1953 Corvette - Serial #016 History Profile

Last Update as of 2012-12-01:
Vehicle Identification Number: E53F001016
Engine Stamping: LAY366281
Casting Date: NA
Casting Number: 3701481
Current Owner: Greve, Tom and Nancy
Current Location: Redlands, CA, USA
Current Mileage: 59,524 miles
Current Status: Full Restored
Notes:

12-01-2013:  Privately Owned by Tom and Nancy Greve of Redlands, CA with 59,524 miles on the odometer. From Tom and Nancy via email:  "16th Corvette Produced!! 16 of only 300 produced in 1953, 100% restored matching numbers original car, Polo White exterior, Blue flame 6 cylinder engine, 2 speed power glide automatic transmission. Present owners since 1995. Car has the original side curtains and Bel Air hub cabs that were used on the first 20 Corvettes produced. This car, #16, documented to have been used by Chevrolet Motor Division as a sales demonstrator or promotional car. 59,624 actual miles!"

11/08/2002:  Listed for sale in Redlands, CA. From Collector Car Trader Online: "1953 CHEVROLET CORVETTE, #16 of 300 built!! Low Miles Garage Kept (909) 797-1111, Price: $250,000.00. Mileage: 58,100."

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