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