1953 Corvette - Serial #002 History Profile

1953 Corvette - Serial #002 History Profile

Last Update as of 2002-11-06:
Vehicle Identification Number: E53F001002
Engine Stamping: NA
Casting Date: NA
Casting Number: NA
Current Owner: General Motors
Current Location: NA, NA, USA
Current Mileage: 0 miles
Current Status: Destroyed

Scrapped by General Motors

The second 1953 Corvette produced was issued GM Proving Ground vehicle number 3951 and was labeled as a Demonstration Vehicle. GM / Chevrolet records indicated that it was used by the Fisher Body Group in November 1953 and was scheduled to be converted into a 1955 V-8 Corvette model.

This Corvette was also assigned to Chevrolet Engineering. On March 17, 1954, Build Work Order #19049 instructed the Experimental Shop and Garage and Motor to "incorporate the V-8 Engine and rebuild Car 3951 per the 1955 design proposal".

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