This is the week! The 1967 Corvette Sting Ray Coupe identified as "Lot 1285" goes on the market this week at the Barrett-Jackson Auction in Scottsdale, Arizona. You are running out of time to set up that million dollar line of credit that you might need!
This fabulous Vette has received a lot of attention lately, including cover page glory on the November/December 2006 issue of Motor Trend Classic. This Saturday, January 20, is the day that lots 1200-1400 cross the block.
The Barrett-Jackson listing is as follows:
The "Last" Corvette Sting Ray, VIN #22940, is powered by a 427cid/390hp V8 with a 4-speed transmission, power steering and factory air conditioning. Documented with its Tank Sticker, this piece of history has been the recipient of a professional frame-off restoration. Featured in a six episode television program on SPEED that has followed this car from restoration to being offered at No Reserve at Barrett-Jackson.
Awards: Multiple NCRS Top Flight certifications, Bloomington Gold certified, Vette Fest Gold Spinner award, Vette Fest Triple Crown award, Meadowbrook Concours De Elegance Lions award, and Corvette Expo Excellence award & Most Significant Corvette award.
Memorabilia: All awards, trophies, certificates, judging sheets, owner history, factory documentation (build sheet), books, manuals, magazine articles will go to Buyer.
Also, buyer will receive items donated from: artist Dana Forrester, the Illustrated Corvetter Print series, author M.F. Dobbins, Auto Etc. (neon clock), NCRS (membership plus care package), Meguiar’s (wax and car care products), Michael Bruce and Associate (author), ET Graphics (Last Corvette apparel), and DVD of last Sting Ray six-episode Speed TV programs.