The very first production 2017 Chevrolet Corvette Grand Sport Collector’s Edition is set to be auctioned off this Friday in Florida, America.
The 2017 Grand Sport is powered by a 460bhp 6.2-litre LT1 V8 engine, producing 465 lb.-ft. of torque and features a Watkins Glen Gray Metallic exterior with Tension Blue hash-mark graphics, satin black full-length stripes, black wheels and an exclusive Tension Blue full leather and suede-wrapped interior.
Inside is a three-dimensional representation of an original Grand Sport race car is embossed in the headrests.
The coupe and convertible go on sale this summer in America and in Europe later this year, with the Collector’s Edition being offered later in the model year in America and in Europe.
The auction is set to take place on Friday, April 8 at 18:00 EDT at the Barrett-Jackson Palm Beach, Florida, auction to raise money for the Karmanos Cancer Institute charity.
Those unable to attend the Palm Beach Collector Car Auction may bid online at www.barrett-jackson.com. Since this is a charity sale, Barrett-Jackson will waive all buyer and seller fees. The winning bidder will receive a letter of authenticity.