Chevrolet Performance Cars raise close to $2.14 Million for Various Charities!

Five Chevrolet performance cars, including the first production model of the 2014 Corvette Stingray raised $2.14 million at the Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale collector car.

Proceeds will benefit the College for Creative Studies in Detroit, Habitat for Humanity Detroit, the American Heart Association, the Guy Fieri Foundation for Inspiration and Imagination and the Achilles Freedom Team of Wounded Veterans. 

The 2014 Stingray (with a VIN ending 0001) netted $1.05 million for the charities above. This came just days after the Stingray made its debut at the North American International Auto Show. The car was purchased by NASCAR team owner Rick Hendrick, with the proceeds going to the College for Creative Studies.

Other cars sold include:

  • GM Chairman and CEO Dan Akerson’s Regal Turquoise 1958 Corvette – Sold for $270,000 with funds benefiting Habitat for Humanity Detroit’s efforts.
  • A 2012 Chevrolet Camaro COPO Convertible was sold for $400,000 benefiting the American Heart Association. This is the very last of the 69 COPO Camaro drag cars built for 2012. There were only 2 convertibles built, and this is the only painted Inferno Orange Metallic.
  • Chef Guy Fieri’s personalized 2013 Corvette 427 Convertible Collector Edition sold for $270,000 and will benefit Cooking With Kids, a program by the Guy Fieri Foundation.
  • A 2013 Camaro ZL1 Convertible, the first Convertible ZL1 off of the assembly line sold for $150,000.00. This money will go to the Achilles Freedom Team of Wounded Veterans which will help injured veterans compete in mainstream athletics.

Take a look at these great cars!

Guy Fieri's personalized 2013 Corvette 427 Convertible Collector Edition sold for $270,000 and benefits Cooking With Kids, a program by the Guy Fieri Foundation for Inspiration and Imagination. Powered by a 505 HP  LS7 Engine, the 427 Convertible is black with custom yellow stripes - a twist on the yellow and black color scheme of his other Chevys.

Guy Fieri’s 427 Convertible Auctioned Off to Benefit Cooking For Kids

The first retail 2014 Corvette Stingray sold to successful businessman and NASCAR team owner Rick Hendrick for $1.05 million days after the car made its debut at the North American International Auto Show. The stingray goes on sale later this year.

The First Retail 2014 Corvette Stingray sold to NASCAR team owner Rick Hendrick for $1.05 million. The money will benefit the College For Creative Studies.

The 2012 COPO Camaro Convertible sold for $400,000 will aid the American Heart Association. It was the final 69 COPO Camaro factory drag race car built for 2012. It's one of only two convertibles built and the only COPO Camaro painted Inferno Orange Metallic.

The only 2012 COPO Camaro Convertible in Inferno Orange Metallic sold for $400,000 will benefit the American Heart Association.

GM Chairman and CEO Dan Akerson's Regal Turquoise 1958 Corvette sold for $270,000; funds benefit Habitat for Humanity Detroit's efforts to improve the city's Morningside Commons neighborhood.

GM CEO Dan Akerson’s 1958 Corvette sold for $270,000 will the funds benefiting Habitat For Humanity Detroit.

 

 

The 2013 Camaro ZL1 Convertible, the third ZL1 and first Convertible off of the assembly line sold for $150,000. All of the money goes to the Achilles Freedom Team of Wounded Veterans, which helps injured veterans compete in mainstream athletics, including marathons. It's powered by a 580-hp supercharged 6.2L LSA small-block engine.

The first 2013 Camaro ZL1 Convertible off of the assembly line. The car sold for $150,000 and will benefit the Achilles Freedom Team of Wounded Veterans.

 

 

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Chevrolet Performance Cars raise close to $2.14 Million for Various Charities!