Chevrolet Corvette Indy 500 Pace Car

The Corvette paced the Indianapolis 500 for the third time in 1998 festooned in purple paint, yellow wheels, multi-colored graphics and black and yellow leather seats in a black cockpit with black soft top. The engine consists of a 346/350 HP aluminum V-8, 4-speed automatic transaxle and custom color-keyed coil covers. All 1998 Corvettes are well equipped with power steering and brakes, power windows and locks, cruise control and air conditioning.

This car was auctioned off by Mecum Auctions on June 16, 2012 at the Salmon Brothers Collection, Arkansas.

Source: Mecum Auctions

Gallery: Chevrolet Corvette Indy 500 Pace Car