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First 2014 Chevy Corvette Stingray Sold at Barrett-Jackson Auction for $1.05 Million

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The first 2014 Chevy Corvette Stingray - Vehicle Identification Number ending in 0001 - sold Saturday to businessman and NASCAR team owner Rick Hendrick for $1.05 million just days after it was unveiled at the 2013 Detroit Auto Show. The money will go the College for Creative Studies, one of the world's premier institutions for industrial and transportation design. Corvette goes on sale later this year.

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GM CEO Dan Akerson's Regal Turquoise 1958 Corvette was also sold at the Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale collector car auctions for $270,000, with funds benefiting Habitat for Humanity Detroit's efforts to improve the city's Morningside Commons neighborhood.

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