We all enjoy Kevin Hart – ok, maybe not all, but as car nuts, we know that the actor-comic has pretty a style for vehicles. In February, Hart obtained a beastly, badass-on the lookout 1970 Dodge Charger which is powered by a 1,000-horsepower Hellephant motor. That is one particular sweet trip but it looks like that wasn’t ample to fulfill Hart’s itch.

Just final weekend, Hart went household with a spectacular customized 1959 Chevrolet Corvette Convertible for a princely selling price of $825,000. If you feel which is much too significantly, consider a gander at the visuals down below and see for your self.

Bought at the Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale auction in Arizona, this basic Vette is not an standard restoration of study course. The most notable customization is the motor residing within the hood – a new 6.2-liter V8 motor from a mid-motor C8 Corvette LT1.

And certainly, that mill puts out the exact same numbers at 460 hp and 465 lb-ft of torque, despatched to the wheels by using a 4L75E automatic transmission. Suspension and brake calipers (Wilwood brakes), on the other hand, have been from a C7 – the former’s an Art Morrison unbiased suspension with thoroughly-adjustable trip height and Peculiar coilovers. Wheels are a established of EVOD one particular-offs wrapped in Nitto whitewall tires.

Further than the deliciously handsome looks on the outside and other unmentioned updates, the cabin of this Corvette Convertible’s similarly delicious. Notable on the aftermarket additions is the new head unit that was made to look like the first 1959 Speculate Bar stereo. It has Bluetooth, in addition a bevy of speakers and a subwoofer.

With these updates and the way the restoration was tastefully carried out, that $825,000 was income nicely expended, we reckon. The photos couldn’t do justice so for positive, we are going to be on the lookout for a video of this newly-additional trip into Hart’s collection.