Corvette for sale: 1993 Corvette ZR-1 40th Anniversary Coupe with original 5,817 miles

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At the time, the 1993 Corvette ZR-1 – with its impressive 405 horsepower LT5 V8 engine with four overhead cams and four valves per cylinder – it was a bad car. Indeed, Driver it determined him as the winner of its top speed category at 179 mph that year.

Those performance numbers, of course, have long since been eclipsed, but at least in our eyes, the fourth-generation ZR-1 remains a bad machine.

Corvette for sale: 1993 Corvette ZR-1 40th Anniversary Coupe with original 5,817 miles

You can pick up this little used ’93 in another six days if you’re the highest bidder at the end of this one Bring a tow rod, where the highest bid so far has reached $ 32,000.

That’s about half of what this Corvette cost new at the time, with an MSRP of $ 67,778 – including a whopping $ 31,683 for the ZR-1 package which also included a wider body (with special side panels) and tires, brakes for Heavy-duty, electronic air conditioning, selective ride and handling suspension, six-way electric seats on both sides, low tire pressure warning, six-speed manual gearbox and Delco Bose music system, among other niceties.

Corvette for sale: 1993 Corvette ZR-1 40th Anniversary Coupe with original 5,817 miles

Furthermore, this specimen has the distinction of being one of only 245 ZR-1s equipped with the 40th Anniversary Package. Also includes the $ 950 fly-sheet package (bronze and body-colored panels).

Originally delivered to Abraham Chevrolet in Tampa, Florida, the car also listed Illinois and Texas as its home states before the Wisconsin sales dealer bought it in September of this year.

Corvette for sale: 1993 Corvette ZR-1 40th Anniversary Coupe with original 5,817 miles

Those owners obviously haven’t taken much advantage of that powerful engine, with the odometer reading less than 6,000 miles despite the fact that the Corvette will soon celebrate its 70th anniversary.

As might be expected with such low mileage, the car’s metallic ruby ​​red paint and matching leather interior remain in excellent condition, with only touch-up paint applied to the right rear rocker panel, the CD player replaced and a lumbar support pump and center console cover repaired during a minor refurbishment in 2014.

Corvette for sale: 1993 Corvette ZR-1 40th Anniversary Coupe with original 5,817 miles

With the popularity of the ZR-1 waning in the mid-1990s due to the increased stock engine performance and similar body appearance across the range, Chevy decided to call it a day and use the remaining LT5 engines, allocating 448 each year from 1993 to 1995.

However, it is on our wish list to one day drive a fourth generation ZR-1. And you?

Corvette for sale: 1993 Corvette ZR-1 40th Anniversary Coupe with original 5,817 miles

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