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Old 06-27-2008, 02:06 AM   #1
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A friend of mine asked me (just because I have an 01 C5) what the most sought after Vette is. I told him it depends on if its an antique (who wouldn't want the 53...?) or one that's very unique for one reason or another...? I realize that everyone has a different reason / taste in certain models, but in general what is the most sought after Vette (I was thinking maybe the last Sting Ray that supported the Sting Ray emblem, I believe it was the 76...?)
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Old 06-27-2008, 02:14 AM   #2
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'63 split window comes to mind.
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the wifey says one that is paid for
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Old 06-27-2008, 02:46 AM   #4
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1969 Corvette ZL-1 comes instantly to mind,there were only 2 made

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Old 06-27-2008, 04:04 AM   #5
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67 big block, or the new ZR1
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1983 vette.
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Old 06-27-2008, 06:13 AM   #7
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the wifey says one that is paid for
Heh, thats a good one.
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Old 06-27-2008, 06:23 AM   #8
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All first years 53-62 are sought after if in good condition. 67 big block verts with air are $$ now. Late bumper cars (68-72) are growing in value. Late c-3, early c-4 are "new vette owners" or the "family mans vette" and have a demand. New cars are always wanted & what we don't have or can't afford (Z06,ZR1) are always drooled over and dreamed about. It depends on who & what the circumstances are. I don't see a lot of vettes being disposable cars after a few years like most other cars. Tell your friend that ALL corvettes are sought after.....
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If you're talking production Vettes, I'd say 67 BB vert, 63 SWC Z, 57, 63 SWC, and 53 are top five...
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67 427/435. My last Vette before my C5. Great to look at-killer sound but not a whole lot of fun to drive. Had all the road grip of a cement truck but that was the 60's. I really do enjoy the C5 a whole lot better.
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1983 vette.
I'm sure. Worth a lot of $$$. Impossible to find.
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1983 vette.
If You can steal it from the NCM
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Old 06-27-2008, 09:21 AM   #14
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I want a 75. A very specific one... the one my dad bought new and then sold to me for a song when i was about 22. I let it go a few years ago but would love to have it back for sentimental reasons.
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I would like a 67 vert or a 96 GS
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I'd have to say my 2001 Pewter Vert. I have been looking for that car for 25 years....
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53, L88, ZL1, 67 427's, im sure there are a few others, but those seem to be the cars that bring the mega bucks.
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I'm thinking any mid-year, however, a 67 BB would be my favorite
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1969 Corvette ZL-1 comes instantly to mind,there were only 2 made

, I've seen this car in person at Roger's store. Pretty cool car.
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