1963 Corvette Z06 Silver & Charlie & George Vranic

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1963 Corvette Z06 Silver & Charlie & George Vranic

Postby wllmkeogh@yahoo.com » Mon Dec 31, 2018 5:46 pm

Trying to determine if Charlie & George Vranic ever hillclimb raced, drag raced or road raced the following car :

(note: If anyone knows E Mail address for George or Charles "Chuck" Vranic please feel free to send copy of this post to them or have them E mail me with answer to question )


Details about car:
https://www.proteamcorvette.com/Corvett ... anker.html

old new by:
Jim Connell Chevrolet, East Cleveland, Ohio
Dealer Code 93 in Zone 28, Production Date Feb. 12th, 1963

First Owners:
unknown
- Charles Vranich? Sharpsville, PA
- George R. Vranich? Brookfield, OH
- Jim Vranich? Sharon (Hermitage), PA
- Joe Kuehl (Kuhel)? per Bob Ruth

I have talked to subsequent owners who did not race the car

It was in the western PA. area for sometime. Shenango Valley 1963 - 1967
Jim Connell Chevrolet, East Cleveland, Ohio - The Supercar Registry

Jim Connell Chevrolet, East Cleveland, Ohio - The Supercar Registry

Jim Connell Chevrolet, East Cleveland, Ohio Misc. Dealers
Picture taken in 1963


Details about car:
https://www.proteamcorvette.com/Corvett ... anker.html

old new by:
Jim Connell Chevrolet, East Cleveland, Ohio
Dealer Code 93 in Zone 28, Production Date Feb. 12th, 1963

First Owners:
unknown
- Charles Vranich? Sharpsville, PA
- George R. Vranich? Brookfield, OH
- Jim Vranich? Sharon (Hermitage), PA
- Joe Kuehl (Kuhel)? per Bob Ruth


It was in the western PA. area for sometime. Shenango Valley 1963 - 1967
Jim Connell Chevrolet, East Cleveland, Ohio - The Supercar Registry








1963 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 Tanker | S116 | Houston 2016 | Mecum Auctions

1963 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 Tanker presented as Lot S116 at Houston, TX

The reason I ask is (1) that the video of the 1964, 1966 (mid way through video car #39) , car #24 in the mid 1960's video in middle of video (note: the car now has the GM later style Corvette side pipes which this Z06 had installed on it) Hershey Hill similar 1963 vette Coupe (2) all owners in PA (3) was radio delete car

i.e.
Hershey Hill Climb 1964 - 8mm Film Scan



Hershey Hill Climb 1964 - 8mm Film Scan

Silent Film. This is an 8mm film scan using the Wolverine 8mm Film2Digital MovieMaker.
Play


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Mdyc-mnvr6c

Hershey Hill Climb from the Mid 1960's



Hershey Hill Climb from the Mid 1960's

Hill climb racing behind the Hershey Hotel - Hershey Hill Climb from the Pennsylvania Hillclimb Association.
Play

Thank you for any assistance

Bill Keogh
NCRS member#1610
E mail:wllmkeogh@yahoo.com
Tel: 905-8712341









1963 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 Tanker | S116 | Houston 2016 | Mecum Auctions





1963 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 Tanker | S116 | Houston 2016 | Mecum Auctions

1963 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 Tanker presented as Lot S116 at Houston, TX

The reason I ask is (1) that the video of the 1964, 1966 (mid way through video car #39) , car #24 in the mid 1960's video in middle of video (note: the car now has the GM later style Corvette side pipes which this Z06 had installed on it) Hershey Hill similar 1963 vette Coupe (2) all owners in PA (3) was radio delete car

i.e.
Hershey Hill Climb 1964 - 8mm Film Scan



Hershey Hill Climb 1964 - 8mm Film Scan

Silent Film. This is an 8mm film scan using the Wolverine 8mm Film2Digital MovieMaker.
Play


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Mdyc-mnvr6c

Hershey Hill Climb from the Mid 1960's



Hershey Hill Climb from the Mid 1960's

Hill climb racing behind the Hershey Hotel - Hershey Hill Climb from the Pennsylvania Hillclimb Association.
Play


STILL PICTURES OF THE CAR WHEN OWNED BY VRANIC :

cab be seen at

Jim Connell Chevrolet, East Cleveland, Ohio - The Supercar Registry

https://www.proteamcorvette.com/Corvett ... anker.html

PICTURE OF CAR TODAY

1963 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 Tanker | S116 | Houston 2016 | Mecum Auctions


Thank you for any assistance

Bill Keogh
NCRS member#1610
E mail:wllmkeogh@yahoo.com
Tel: 905-8712341
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