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1954 VIN/Options
1954 CORVETTE VEHICLE IDENTIFICATION NUMBERS (VIN)
E54S001001 - E54S004640

E (First Digit) - General Motors Identification Code for Chevy Corvette
54 (Second & Third Digits) - Model Year
S (Fourth Digit) - Location of the Assembly Plant.  S - St. Louis, Missouri
00XXXX (Fifth thru Tenth Digits) - Production Sequence Numbers. 

For all 1954 Corvettes, the location of the Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) is located on the driver side door post.
Image of Actual VIN Door Tag from a 1953 Corvette (Production Unit Number 3)
1954 CORVETTE FACTORY OPTIONS
CODE:   DESCRIPTION: QUANTITY:      RETAIL PRICE:

2934
100
101A
102A
290B
313M
420A
421A
422A
Base Corvette Roadster
Directional Signal
Heater
AM Radio, signal seeking
Whitewall Tires, 6.70 x 15
Powerglide Automatic Transmission
Parking Brake Alarm
Courtesy Lights
Windshield Washer
3,640
3,640
3,640
3,640
3,640
3,640
3,640
3,640
3,640

$2774.00
$16.75
$91.40
$145.15
$26.90
$178.35
$5.65
$4,.05
$11.85
Base Corvette Roadster (2934) -  The "real" base price of the 1954 Chevrolet Corvette.

Directional Signal (100) - Also known as a turn signal, it is a switch-controlled light that indicates when a car is about to turn.

Heater (101A) - An interior space/.cockpit heater.  (A standard option included on all 3,640 1954 Corvettes.)

AM Radio, signal seeking (102A) - A standard Delco, signal seeking AM radio with conventional volume and tuning dials.

Whitewall Tires (290B) -  Original tires were either U.S. Royal Air Ride, B.G. Goodrich  Silvertown or Firestone Deluxe Champion.

Powerglide Automatic Transmission (313M) -  An "optional" two-speed automatic transmission developed by GM.

Parking Brake Alarm (420A) - A warning light that illuminates/ indicates when the parking brake is applied.

Courtesy Lights (421A) - Interior lights mounted on the interior of the car to aid in visibility when outside lighting is unavailable.

Windshield Washers (422A) - A washer pump and dispensing nozzle mechanism that dispenses cleaner onto the windshield.
THE C1 CORVETTE - VIN/OPTIONS
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