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Bid History for 1997 Chevrolet Corvette Coupe
Auction Start Date: 11/22/21 11:51 AM ET
Auction End Date: 12/06/21 10:00 AM ET
Asset ID: 592   Number of Bids: 45

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1997 Chevrolet Corvette Coupe
Auction Closed
High Bidder: k*****r
Sold Amount: $9,850.00
Buyer's Premium (12.50%): $1,231.25
Total Price: $11,081.25
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Year Make/Brand Model VIN/Serial Miles Title Restriction
1997 Chevrolet Corvette 1G1YY22G2V5105451 76,218 (Accurate?: Unknown) No Title Restriction
Year Make/Brand Model
1997 Chevrolet Corvette
VIN/Serial Miles  
1G1YY22G2V5105451 76,218 (Accurate?: Unknown)  
Title Restriction    
No Title Restriction    
Condition Category Inventory ID
Used/See Description Automobiles 19210
Condition Category
Used/See Description Automobiles
Inventory ID
1997 Chevrolet Corvette Coupe COUPE 2-DR, 5.7L V8 OHV 16V. This vehicle was seized. It has been sitting in our impound lot since seizing. It does start and run. If you would like to see the vehicle, please call our office to make an appointment.

Please read the auction instructions carefully. There is a 12.5% Buyers Premium added to the final Sold Auction Price. Please do not bid unless you intend to follow through with the purchase of the vehicle.

Questions and AnswersQuestions and Answers
Q: When was it seized? How long has it been stored? (10/22/21 9:55 PM)
A: Seized and stored since Aug 2019 (10/24/21 7:00 PM)
Q: Does the car come with a clear title (10/22/21 10:45 PM)
A: It does have a clear title (10/24/21 7:00 PM)
Q: Are you in possession of a clean title? (10/23/21 7:09 PM)
A: The title we applied for from the state of TN came back as a clean title (10/24/21 7:02 PM)
Q: Hi, about how long has it been impounded? And is there a clear title as well? How many keys? Fobs? Thanks very Much. Sadie (10/24/21 12:14 PM)
A: It was impounded in Aug 2019. We do have a clear title. As far as keys, I will have to update that answer tomorrow when I get into the office. We do not have a key fob to the car. I'm not sure if it originally came with one or not. However we do have one key to the car. It is a chipped key (10/24/21 7:04 PM)
Q: Is this auto or manual transmission? Also, any idea why the oil pressure is through the roof at idle? (10/26/21 1:07 PM)
A: This has an automatic transmission. We have not had a mechanic look at this vehicle. I'm not sure why the oil pressure is high. You are welcome to make an appointment to see this car if you would like to. (10/26/21 1:38 PM)
Q: is the nitrous bottle hooked up (11/4/21 11:10 AM)
A: I assume the nitrous was hooked up at some point. I do not know if its hooked up now. (11/4/21 11:42 AM)
Q: is the engine making any tapping sounds at idle? (11/4/21 11:13 AM)
A: I can ask someone from the office to check on that when they get here. I just want to make you aware, we are not mechanics, so one persons idea of a tapping sound may not be the other persons idea. (11/4/21 11:44 AM)
Q: Was it siezed while street racing ? I see the front end has been wrecked is the fiberglass cracked any where else. Thanks (11/4/21 10:29 PM)
A: No, we are a drug agency. (11/22/21 2:17 PM)
Q: Why was this reposted (11/22/21 2:15 PM)
A: Due to the highest bidder defaulting on the asset. (11/22/21 3:08 PM)
Q: You guys should require a bid deposit of $100. That will weed out all of the bad bidders who bid but don’t want to pay. (11/22/21 3:21 PM)
A: That's a good idea. I didn't know that was an option with Gov Deals. (11/22/21 3:23 PM)
Q: Did the Bidder default on an issue with the car? Thanks for any info. (11/24/21 4:42 PM)
A: No, actually this bidder never came to see the car (11/29/21 9:37 AM)
Q: What is wrong with the car for him to default on it or a different reason? Thanks for any info. (11/26/21 7:28 PM)
A: . (12/1/21 11:01 AM)
Q: Does this one have the tarmac top that lift out or is it solid top don't come off (11/29/21 5:19 PM)
Q: Does it run and drive or sat with gas gumming up fuel injection (11/30/21 12:50 PM)
A: The car started after the battery was jumped off. It was driven from our impound lot to our building so it could be washed. (11/30/21 1:08 PM)
Seller InformationSeller Information
Seller Name 19th Judicial District Drug Task Force, TN
Asset Contact (Phone: 931-648-5753)
Asset Location 1241 Highway Dr
Clarksville, Tennessee 37040-3806
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Most items offered for sale are used and may contain defects not immediately detectable. Bidders may inspect the property prior to bidding. Bidders must adhere to the dates and times indicated in the item description.

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TAX CALCULATION: Sale Tax, where applicable, will be calculated and added at the end of the auction.

TAX EXEMPTION: Where taxes are applicable (see the Buyer's Certificate), Tax Exempt documents must be provided to Liquidity Services Bidder Services at within 24 hours of the auctions close and before payment is made. Bidders are encouraged to submit their Tax Exempt Documentation prior to the Auction's close to expedite this process. Please contact Liquidity Services Bidder Services for all tax exemption questions.



All items must be removed within 10 business days from the time and date of issuance of the Buyer’s Certificate. Purchases will be released only upon receipt of payment as specified. Successful bidders are responsible for loading and removal and any and all property awarded to them from the place where the property is located as indicated on the website and in the Buyer’s Certificate.

A daily storage fee of $10.00 may be charged for any item not removed within the 10 business days allowed and stated on the Buyer’s Certificate.


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If you are the winning bidder and default by failing to adhere to this seller's terms and conditions, your account with GovDeals WILL BE LOCKED!

GUARANTY WAIVER: All property is offered for sale “AS IS, WHERE IS.” Seller makes no warranty, guaranty or representation of any kind, expressed or implied, as to the merchantability or fitness for any purpose of the property offered for sale. The Buyer is not entitled to any payment for loss of profit or any other money damages – special, direct, indirect, or consequential.

DESCRIPTION WARRANTY: Seller warrants to the Buyer that the property offered for sale will conform to its description. Any claim for an incorrect description must be made prior to removal of the property. If Seller confirms that the property does not conform to the description, Seller will keep the property and refund any money paid. The liability of Seller shall not exceed the actual purchase price of the property. ***Please note that upon removal of the property, all sales are final!


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