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1959 Corvette Options

RPO Description Production Price
101 Heater 8,909 (92.13%) $102.25
102 AM Radio, Signal Seeking 7,001 (72.40%) $149.80
107 Parking Brake Alarm 3,601 (37.24%) $5.40
108 Courtesy Lights 3,601 (37.24%) $6.50
109 Windshield Washers 7,929 (82.00%) $16.15
121 Radiator Fan Clutch 67 (0.69%) $21.55
1408 Blackwall Tires, 6.70x15 nylon n/a n/a
1408 Blackwall Tires, 6.70x15 nylon n/a n/a
1625 24 Gallon Fuel Tank n/a n/a
1625 24 Gallon Fuel Tank n/a n/a
261 Sunshades 3,722 (38.49%) $10.80
276 Wheels, 15x5.5 (5) 214 (2.21%) n/a
290 Whitewall Tires, 6.70x15 8,173 (84.52%) $31.55
313` Powerglide Automatic Transmission 1,878 (19.42%) $199.10
419 Auxiliary Hardtop 5,481 (56.68%) $236.75
426 Power Windows 587 (6.07%) $59.20
440 Two-Tone Exterior Paint 2,931 (30.31%) $16.15
469 283 cu. in. 245 hp Engine two 4 bbl. carburetors 1,417 (14.65%) $150.65
469C 283 cu. in. 270 hp Engine two 4 bbl. carburetors 1,846 (19.09%) $182.95
473 Power Operated Folding Top 661 (6.84%) $139.90
579 283 cu. in. 250 hp fuel injected Engine 175 (1.81%) $484.20
579D 283 cu. in. 290 hp fuel injected Engine 745 (7.70%) $484.20
675 Positraction Rear Axle 4,170 (43.12%) $48.45
684 Heavy Duty Brakes and Suspension 142 (1.47%) $425.05
685 4-Speed Manual Transmission 4,175 (43.17%) $188.30
686 Metallic Brakes 333 (3.44%) $26.90

Total Production: 9,670
Convertible: 9,670 (100.00%)

Notes: Base Corvette with 283 cu. in. 230 hp engine and three speed manual transmission: $3,875.00

Colors

Code Exterior Quantity Interior Soft Top Wheels
Tuxedo Black 1,594 (16.48%) Blue / Black / Red Black / White Black
Classic Cream 223 (2.31%) Black Black / White Black
Frost Blue 1,024 (10.59%) Blue / Red Blue / Black / White Black
Crown Sapphire 888 (9.18%) Turquoise Black / Turquoise / White Black
Roman Red 1,542 (15.95%) Black / Red Black / White Black
Snowcrest White 3,354 (34.68%) Blue / Black / Red / Turquoise Blue / Black / Turquoise Black
Inca Silver 957 (9.90%) Black / Red Black / White Black

Notes: 1959 was the only year a Turquoise soft top was available. Colors of exported Corvettes are unknown.

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