In our daily search of interesting Corvette news comes this classified ad we found on FreeTruckShopper.com. Now many will do anything to get a Corvette and often those transactions are made by trade or barter instead of cash. So if you’re in the Lexington, KY area and own a dump truck or a backhoe, then this clean 1985 Corvette could be yours.
Here’s the text of the ad:
I have a very nice 85 chevy corvette 350 auto very fast runs great low miles head turner call or text 502-301-9426
May trade for nice dump truck, dump trailer, backhoe, bobcat, or tractor with loader or?? send pics of any trades
1985 Corvettes aren’t really known for their collectability (yet) and with 39,729 produced during the C4’s second year of production, there’s a lot of supply out there without much demand.
Trading something that you are no longer using or don’t have a need for could be a great way to get into a Corvette. Especially when you may not have the cash necessary to buy one outright.
Have you ever traded for a Corvette? If so, we want to hear from you. Leave us a comment or use the form at the very bottom of the page and tell us what you traded, what you received, and most important, if it was worth it.