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Old 05-15-2012, 03:15 PM   #1
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Read it here: Restored '54 with an LS1

It's a beautiful restoration, especially considering it was crashed into a tree. Apart from the drive-train, the rest of the car is a period correct restoration in a stunning shade of blue. Lovely car.
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Read it here: Restored '54 with an LS1

It's a beautiful restoration, especially considering it was crashed into a tree. Apart from the drive-train, the rest of the car is a period correct restoration in a stunning shade of blue. Lovely car.
Thanks for linking the article. I'd like to do a '60 Corvette with an LS9. Now that would be fun!
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Thanks for linking the article. I'd like to do a '60 Corvette with an LS9. Now that would be fun!
My kind of early Vette.

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I like it!
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Very slick with the stance....super classy.

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Now that's what I call a Classic....Old School Looks with Modern Driveline and suspension.....
A Job Well Done...
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A very nice car!
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Looks awesome.
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Now that's a classy and conservative restomod. Much better IMO than a '53-'55 style body stretched to fit over a C5 chassis with the tell-tale late-model windshield.

I believe WOULD have to modify the seating arrangements for enough room, and maybe fit a smaller diameter steering wheel.
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