The 1963 Sting Ray had hidden headlights, a new ladder type frame, a low center of gravity, and a fiberglass body on a four-inch shorter wheelbase. Chevrolet produced around 21,513 units with 10,600 being coupes.
This Corvette is painted in Daytona Blue and was assembled on October 9, 1962 and is number 2,120. It is one of 3,892 equipped with the standard 372/250 horsepower V8 and one of just 919 installations of the three-speed manual transmission. Options include an AM-FM radio and white wall tires.
In 2009, this car was offered for sale at the Vintage Motor Cars of Hershey presented by RM Auctions where it was estimated to sell for $40,000 - $60,000. The lot was sold for the sum of $49,500, including buyer's premium.