Robert Guadagno's 1958 Chevrolet

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Photo by George Barris
Photo by George Barris

1958 Chevrolet Corvette built by Bertolucci's Body and Paint Shop in Sacramento for Robert Guadagno between 1959 to 1960. The car featured a full custom front end with recessed aerodynamic headlights, a chrome tubular grille and chromed reversed wheels.The side coves in front of the doors were filled in leaving left only a small section where the original trim remained. The rear end had rounded corners to give it a yet-to-be designed Studebaker Avanti. The rear bumpers were molded in. Bertolucci covered it up bronze metallic.[1]

Magazine Features

Car Craft January 1964


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