1957 Chevrolet Corvette C1 Roadster Vehicle Profile

1957 Chevrolet Corvette C1 photograph

1957 Chevrolet Corvette C1 photograph

1957 Chevrolet Corvette C1 photograph

1957 Chevrolet Corvette C1 photograph

1957 Chevrolet Corvette C1 photograph

1957 Chevrolet Corvette C1 photograph

1957 Chevrolet Corvette C1 photograph

1957 Chevrolet Corvette C1 photograph

1957 Chevrolet Corvette C1 photograph

1957 Chevrolet Corvette C1 photograph

1957 Chevrolet Corvette C1 photograph

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The 1957 Corvette was a continuation of the previous year design but now featured an overhead valve 283 cubic-inch V-8 that developed 220 horsepower. Dual exhausts, tachometer, vinyl-trimmed bucket seats and a three-spoke competition steering wheel were standard equipment.

Seven colors were available in 1957. Base factory price of the Corvette in 1957 was $3,485. Total production was 6,339.

This Corvette was sold new in Wilmington, Delaware and then purchased in 1964 by a Firefighter in Baltimore, Md. It eventually raced in Cumberland, Maryland and in autocross events before being parked for several years. The current owner purchased it in 2002 and oversaw a complete restoration that was completed in 2005; since then it has been a consistent award-winner wherever it has been shown. It is number 4904 of 6339 produced. It is 1 of only 923 produced with the 220 horsepower engine and 1 of 1,393 produced with automatic transmission.

Chassis#

No auction information available for this vehicle at this time.

Analysis

Chassis number Auction Sales History

2018 21
2017 28
2016 25
2015 27
2014 23
2013 32
2012 34
2011 28
2010 28
2009 24

YearAvg. SaleHigh Sale# of Sales
2018$83,985$110,00021
2017$93,432$450,00028
2016$158,043$1,815,00025
2015$108,665$220,00027
2014$91,907$160,00023
2013$91,686$193,60032
2012$90,015$322,50034
2011$84,702$187,00028
2010$118,825$750,00028
2009$94,823$250,00024

Recent Sales

(Data based on Model Year 1957 sales)
1957 Chevrolet Corvette Convertible
Sold for $79,200
  2018 Mecum : Portland
 
1957 CHEVROLET CORVETTE CONVERTIBLE
Chassis#: E57S101555
Sold for $102,300
  2018 Barrett-Jackson : Northeast
 
1957 CHEVROLET CORVETTE
Chassis#: E57S104740
Sold for $58,300
  2018 Barrett-Jackson : Northeast
 
1957 CHEVROLET CORVETTE 327/245 CONVERTIBLE
Chassis#: E57S104246
Sold for $77,000
  2018 Barrett-Jackson : Northeast
 
1957 Chevrolet Corvette 283/283HP Roadster
Chassis#: E57S100398
Sold for $71,680
  2018 Bonhams : Greenwich Concours
 
1957 Chevrolet Corvette Convertible
Sold for $101,750
  2018 Mecum : Indianapolis
 
1957 CHEVROLET CORVETTE 283/245 CONVERTIBLE
Chassis#: E57S102507
Sold for $71,500
  2018 Barrett-Jackson : Palm Beach
 
1957 CHEVROLET CORVETTE CONVERTIBLE
Chassis#: E57S104039
Sold for $75,900
  2018 Barrett-Jackson : Palm Beach
 
1957 Chevrolet Corvette 'Fuel-Injected'
Chassis#: E57S105940
Sold for $107,250
  2018 RM Sothebys : Fort Lauderdale
1957 Chevrolet Corvette C1 image  1957 Chevrolet Corvette C1 image  
1957 Chevrolet Corvette Convertible
Sold for $79,200
  2018 Mecum : Houston
 
1957 Chevrolet Corvette Convertible
Sold for $106,700
  2018 Mecum : Houston
 
1957 Chevrolet Corvette
Sold for $75,000
  2018 GAA : Spring Sale
 
1957 Chevrolet Corvette Convertible
Chassis#: E57S101437
Sold for $72,600
  2018 Mecum : Los Angeles
 
1957 Chevrolet Corvette Roadster
Chassis#: 57S104246
Sold for $82,500
  2018 Worldwide Auctioneers : Scottsdale
 
1957 CHEVROLET CORVETTE 283/270 CONVERTIBLE
Chassis#: E57S105958
Sold for $71,500
  2018 Barrett-Jackson : Scottsdale
 
1957 CHEVROLET CORVETTE CONVERTIBLE
Chassis#: E57S101861
Sold for $77,000
  2018 Barrett-Jackson : Scottsdale
 
1957 CHEVROLET CORVETTE 283/245 CONVERTIBLE
Chassis#: E57S104002
Sold for $66,000
  2018 Barrett-Jackson : Scottsdale
 
1957 CHEVROLET CORVETTE CONVERTIBLE 283/283
Chassis#: E57S104145
Sold for $93,500
  2018 Barrett-Jackson : Scottsdale
 
1957 Chevrolet Corvette Convertible
Sold for $99,000
  2018 Mecum : Kissimmee
 
1957 Chevrolet Corvette Convertible
Sold for $110,000
  2018 Mecum : Kissimmee
 

No Sale

1957 Chevrolet Corvette C1's that have appeared at auction but did not sell.
VehicleChassisEventHigh BidEst. LowEst. High
1957 Chevrolet Corvette C1E57S1026142018 Silverstone Auctions : Silverstone Classic Sale $55,000$65,000
1957 Chevrolet Corvette Convertible 2018 Mecum : Portland$35,000  
1957 Chevrolet Corvette Convertible 2018 Mecum : Denver$75,000  
1957 Chevrolet Corvette Convertible 2018 Mecum : Indianapolis$72,000  
1957 Chevrolet Corvette Big Brake Airbox 2018 Mecum : Indianapolis$400,000$400,000$600,000
1957 Chevrolet Corvette Convertible 2018 Mecum : Indianapolis$100,000$120,000$125,000
1957 CHEVROLET CORVETTE 283/270 CONVERTIBLEE57S1019092018 BarrettJackson : Palm Beach   
1957 Chevrolet CorvetteE57S1007162018 RM Sothebys : Fort Lauderdale $75,000$80,000
1957 Chevrolet Corvette Convertible 2018 Mecum : Houston   
1957 CHEVROLET CORVETTE CONVERTIBLEE57S1025072018 Premier Auction Group$63,000  
1957 Chevrolet Corvette Convertible 2018 Mecum : Kansas City$66,000  
1957 CHEVROLET CORVETTEE57S1003982018 GpK Auctions Atlantic City$60,000  
1957 Chevrolet Corvette Convertible 2018 Mecum : Kissimmee$51,000  
1957 Chevrolet Corvette Convertible 2017 Mecum : Kansas City$65,000  
1957 Chevrolet Corvette Convertible 2017 Mecum : Chicago$62,500  
1957 Chevrolet Corvette Fuel-Injected 2017 Auctions America : Auburn Fall $150,000$175,000
1957 Chevrolet Corvette 2017 Auctions America : Auburn Fall $65,000$75,000
1957 Chevrolet Corvette Fuel-Injected RoadsterE57S1022812017 Gooding & Company : Pebble Beach $275,000$325,000
1957 Chevrolet Corvette Big Brake AirboxE57S1050732017 Mecum : Monterey$475,000  
1957 Chevrolet Corvette Convertible 2017 Russo & Steele : Newport Beach   
1957 Chevrolet Corvette Roadster Removable Hard top 2017 Russo & Steele : Newport Beach   
1957 Chevrolet Corvette Big Brake Airbox 2017 Mecum : Indianapolis$395,000  
1957 Chevrolet Corvette Convertible 2017 Mecum : Indianapolis$86,000  
1957 Chevrolet Corvette Resto Mod 2017 Mecum : Indianapolis$110,000  
1957 Chevrolet Corvette ConvertibleE57S1012512017 Mecum : Los Angeles$70,000  
1957 CHEVROLET CORVETTE 2017 GPK Auctions Atlantic City   
1957 Chevrolet Corvette 283/245 Roadster 2017 Russo & Steele : Scottsdale Az   
1957 Chevrolet Corvette Hard Top 2017 Mecum : Kissimmee$1,500  
1957 Chevrolet Corvette Convertible 2016 Mecum : Dallas$69,000  
1957 Chevrolet Corvette Fuel-Injected Convertible 2016 Auctions America : Auburn Fall$55,000$100,000$120,000

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