Debut of Restored Rare 1957 Corvette RPO-57D Airbox Chassis

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Ken Kayser of Kayser Specialty Co. will be showing a freshly restored Rare 1957 Corvette RPO-579D Airbox Chassis in the Vette Vues Magazine booth at Corvettes @ Carlisle August 24-26, 2012 in Building T.

T-10 4-Speed Transmission. Ken Kayser of Kayser Specialty Co. will be showing a freshly restored Rare 1957 Corvette RPO-579D "Airbox" Chassis in the Vette Vues Magazine booth at Corvettes @ Carlisle August 24-26, 2012 in Building T.
T-10 4-Speed Transmission. Ken Kayser of Kayser Specialty Co. will be showing a freshly restored Rare 1957 Corvette RPO-579D “Airbox” Chassis in the Vette Vues Magazine booth at Corvettes @ Carlisle August 24-26, 2012 in Building T.
Heavy Duty Sway Bar and Fast Steering Adapter. Ken Kayser of Kayser Specialty Co. will be showing a freshly restored Rare 1957 Corvette RPO-579D "Airbox" Chassis in the Vette Vues Magazine booth at Corvettes @ Carlisle August 24-26, 2012 in Building T.
Heavy Duty Sway Bar and Fast Steering Adapter. Ken Kayser of Kayser Specialty Co. will be showing a freshly restored Rare 1957 Corvette RPO-579D “Airbox” Chassis in the Vette Vues Magazine booth at Corvettes @ Carlisle August 24-26, 2012 in Building T.
Front Finned Brake Drums with Vented Backing Plates and  Heavy Duty Coil Springs and Shocks. Ken Kayser of Kayser Specialty Co. will be showing a freshly restored Rare 1957 Corvette RPO-579D "Airbox" Chassis in the Vette Vues Magazine booth at Corvettes @ Carlisle August 24-26, 2012 in Building T.
Front Finned Brake Drums with Vented Backing Plates and  Heavy Duty Coil Springs and Shocks. Ken Kayser of Kayser Specialty Co. will be showing a freshly restored Rare 1957 Corvette RPO-579D “Airbox” Chassis in the Vette Vues Magazine booth at Corvettes @ Carlisle August 24-26, 2012 in Building T.
Rear Finned Brake Drums with Vented Backing Plates and  Heavy Duty 5 leaf Springs and Shocks. Ken Kayser of Kayser Specialty Co. will be showing a freshly restored Rare 1957 Corvette RPO-579D "Airbox" Chassis in the Vette Vues Magazine booth at Corvettes @ Carlisle August 24-26, 2012 in Building T.
Rear Finned Brake Drums with Vented Backing Plates and  Heavy Duty 5 leaf Springs and Shocks. Ken Kayser of Kayser Specialty Co. will be showing a freshly restored Rare 1957 Corvette RPO-579D “Airbox” Chassis in the Vette Vues Magazine booth at Corvettes @ Carlisle August 24-26, 2012 in Building T.
Positraction 3.70 Rear Axle. Ken Kayser of Kayser Specialty Co. will be showing a freshly restored Rare 1957 Corvette RPO-579D "Airbox" Chassis in the Vette Vues Magazine booth at Corvettes @ Carlisle August 24-26, 2012 in Building T.
Positraction 3.70 Rear Axle. Ken Kayser of Kayser Specialty Co. will be showing a freshly restored Rare 1957 Corvette RPO-579D “Airbox” Chassis in the Vette Vues Magazine booth at Corvettes @ Carlisle August 24-26, 2012 in Building T.

 

The Corvette St. Louis, MO Plant originally built this Corvette on June 7, 1957, Fifty-five years ago!

The Chassis has the RPO-684 Heavy Duty Brake and Suspension package consisting of;
– Heavy Duty Springs
– Heavy Duty Shocks
– Vented Brake Backing Plates
– Finned Brake Drums
– Fast Steering Adapter
– Heavy Duty Sway Bar
– 5-1/2″ Wide Wheels

The RPO-579B 283 CID – 283 HP “EL” V8 Engine with the Tachometer Drive Distributor is one of only 713 built

The Rochester Fuel Injection is the Model 7014520 Serial Number 2326

The RPO-685 4-Speed T-10 is one of only 664 built and features the rare 1957 only 4-speed shifter

The RPO-677 Positraction 3.70 Rear axle is one of only 327 built

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