For Sale: 1978 Chevrolet Corvette in Plymouth, Michigan

$52,900

Vehicle Description

1978 Chevrolet Corvette Pace Car

VIN: 1Z8748S900404

New to us is this gorgeous 1978 Chevrolet Corvette Pace Car! Purchased in Alabama from a Corvette collector who also purchased it from a collector. This car is 1 of 202 produced and this one has all the good stuff such as L82 V8, Muncie M21 close ratio 4-speed Manual, 3:70:1 posi rear end all tied together with FE7 Gymkhana suspension. This classic is ultra low mileage, having only 27,000 original pampered miles. The original paint is in excellent condition as well as all the trim & glass being in equally excellent condition. The interior is all original including the AM/FM radio along with the rare CB option and ice cold air conditioning. The factory wheels are still in excellent condition. The engine and drivetrain are in excellent operating order. Starts/runs/idles/shifts/steers and stops just as one experienced new in 1978. This is an impeccably maintained car and everything about it demonstrates so. All original numbers matching vehicle "rare find"! This pace car is ready to show and drive. All steering, suspension, brakes and gaskets have been serviced or replaced. All the gauges and lights work perfectly. Windows work perfectly. This is a super nice example of a very rare car that is going to continue to climb in value with the Corvette legacy!

Call us today and let VMS park your dream in your drive way! 248-974-9513

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Mechanics:
Numbers Matching 350 V8 L82
Engine # 3970010
- Vin: 18S900404
- Manual Transmission Specific
Serial # VO306CMR
Stock Heads
Single 4 Barrel
Quadrajet 4 Barrel
- Carb #: 17058211 0058BHZ
- Year: 1978 correct
- Manual Transmission Correct
- Non California
- Numbers Matching!
4-Speed Manual
Numbers Matching
Borg Warner T10
Trans # 1304065903
- Suffix: WC1082
- Vin: 18S900404

Front Suspension: Independent
Rear Suspension: Independent
Corvette Independent
- Ratio: 3.70:1
- Posi
Brakes:
Front - Power Disc
Rear - Power Disc
Exhaust:
Flow Master
Wheels and Tires
Front Wheels: 15"
Rear Wheels: 15"
Front Tires: BFGoodrich Radial T/A 255/60R15
Rear Tires: BFGoodrich Radial T/A 255/60R15

Underneath:
- Spare Tire
- Floorboards in Good Shape
- Raw Fiberglass looks good
- Stock Catalytic Converters
- Frame is Clean
- Stock Clutch
- Suspension in Great Condition

Body:
- Paint is Phenomenal
- Hood Lines Up Well
- Original Wheels
- Doors Operate Nicely
- Door Jams are Clean
- Quarter Panels look Beautiful

Interior:
- Doors Jams are Clean
- Door Panel looks Great
- Carpet is Clean
- Upholstery looks Amazing
- Steering Wheel in Good Shape
- Head Liner in Good Condition
- Dome Light Works
- Dash Pad in Good Shape

Don't miss out! Call Tom 7 days a week 248-974-9513

tom@vanguardmotorsales.com

Vehicle Details

  • Listing ID:CC-1046899
  • Price:$52,900
  • Location:Plymouth, Michigan
  • Year:1978
  • Make:Chevrolet
  • Model:Corvette
  • Exterior Color:Black
  • Interior Color:SIlver
  • Transmission:Manual
  • Odometer:27860
  • Stock Number:48S900404
  • VIN:1Z8748S900404