1978 Chevrolet Corvette Indy 500 pace car found with just 13 miles [w/video]

Just 6,502 of the black and silver Corvette models were ever produced, and the vehicles sold out quickly. Sensing a potential future collectible, the original owner of this 1978 Chevrolet Corvette pace car bought the car and tucked it away in his garage.

In 1995, the owner sold his house and had the Corvette pace car transferred to a Detroit-area storage facility, where it was locked away for good under a pile of boxes. Now the car is being offered for sale through a dealer in New England. According to the site, the original tires still hold air, and surprisingly enough, the engine still runs

(Source: Autoblog)