Extreme Split Window "Resto -Mod"
wandering the halls of this years Mecum auction in Orland Fl. We
stumbled on a true gem of automotive art. That gem was the Legacy
Innovations 1963 restro-modded split window. The only word that can
describe this car is "Aahhhhh".
This Vette was the creation of legendary car builder Ron Saboury and Legacy Innovations out of out of York PA.
unrestored car was found at the Corvettes of Carlisle show. The car was
dissembled and fitted with a Legacy tube chassis. To make things
interesting the 63 was treated to a supercharged LS9 crate engine.
Power is transmitted to the ground via a Tremec six speed tranny and a
Ford nine inch rear.
car has to be seen to be believed. This is truly a total package with
no detail left unattended to. The car boasts a side exit Borla SS
exhaust , Wilwood brakes, and a custom interior that would make any GM
design engineer proud of.
features of the Widow include:LS 9-ZR 1 Engine-638 HPStainless Headers
and Borla Stainless Mufflers, TIG-Welded Tube
chassis, Detroit Speed Front Suspension and rear Suspension
Ford rear 3.73 PosiWilwood 4 Wheel Discs with Custom Engraved
Calipers, Mickey Thompson SR Radials 26 x 6 + 29 x 15 Tires with custom
made 'Redlines'Billet Specialties 15 x 6 + 15 x 12 Bead lock Wheels
with custom adapters to utilize original 1963 Knock off Cones and
Spinners and a Carbon Fiber Hood.
This engineering and artisic masterpiece took over $300k in resources to complete.
car hit the auction block at Mecum and was the hit of the show.
were fortunate enough to talk to the new owner of the "Window".
The new owner told us that he spends a great deal of his
time living the
good life in the Florida Keys.
He told us that
the reason he bought the car was for the performance and
because of the legendary workmanship and quality of Ron Saboury's
creations. The new owner said that this car reminds him of the 427 Cobra that he
raced in his younger days.
to some unfortunate family medical related issues this rare
masterpiece is back on the marketplace. If you are interested in owning
of, if not the best resto-moded C-2's in existance give the
owners agent a call at 239-280 6855
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