Dataplate specifications
Corsair, convertible, Jet Black
Red/Black vinyl, white trim interior

361 Super Express V8, Dual-Power 3-speed transmission, 2.91:1 axle ratio
Edsel number 711819 manufactured in Louisville, KY on December 5, 1958

Information as of:  July 2001

Owner:   Rene Autor
Location:   Danville, Illinois
Owned since:   unknown

Mileage:   35,363
Condition:   Nicely detailed show car
Originality:   All parts are factory authentic for the car

Accessories included:   Power Steering, Power Brakes, Edsel Floor Mats

This convertible was owned by the late Perry E. Piper, one of the founders of the Edsel Owners Club.  The car has been stored for many years, getting a tune up and a new battery when it was time to drive it to an Edsel meet.  AM push button tube radio that works (with Civil Defense markings), all original including Edsel mats.  No apparent body work or rust.

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