The original C2 Corvette Sting Ray is a legendary car that was produced from 1963 to 1967. It’s about the second-generation of Corvette that has attracted attention due to the striking design and powerful engines that have been incorporated in it.
However, some of the technologies are already outdated, and Ares Design enters the story. They decided to make restomod finishing on the original copy.
In comparison to the classic restoration, it differs in that in addition to the original parts also incorporate elements of modern technology. So this model underneath cover hides the LS3 engine from the Corvette C6. It’s a 6.2-liter V8 engine with 518 hp, and power is transmitted through the 5-speed manual gearbox to the rear wheels. Experts from Ares Design have installed a new fuel tank as well as a new exhaust system.
The changes do not stop there, since the entire interior has been changed. The seats have got new leather as well as the possibility of electrically positioning the seat. There is also a music system with signature Alpine, USB ports as well as Bluetooth connectivity. The future owner will be able to lower the glass via a switch. For the end is also done lacquering in black, installation of indispensable LED lights and mounting on 19-inch (front) and 20-inch rear wheels.
What is the price of this kind of processing? Pretty. Namely, in the company Ares Design point out, you will need to splash out about €400,000 for this specimen …