The Corvette is a hot car, but this takes it to another level. One local Australian mechanic wasn’t expecting the 1985 C4 Corvette to catch fire while taking it for a test drive on local roads.
Australia News reports the 1985 Corvette all of sudden caught fire from the engine compartment and was immediately engulfed in flames. The mechanic exited the vehicle before the fire spread, and the fire department arrived on scene to extinguish the blaze in about 10 minutes.
Unfortunately for the 1985 Corvette, is was completely destroyed in the fire, completely charred to the frame in the front end of the car.
The cause of the fire was not reported at this time, but it was said the 1985 Corvette was valued at $15,000 AUD, or $10,525 USD.