1968 Chevrolet Corvette Convertible
This 1968 Corvette roadster is finished in the beautiful LeMans Blue with black interior and new black convertible top.
It has the optional 4-speed, rare poweer window option, and telescopic steering. This engine is backed by 3:36 posi-traction rear end, and Soft Ray glass.
Under the hood it retains an original period rebuilt 327/300hp V8.
The VIN appears the numbers match Muncie transmission.
Actual low miles, 66,900 original documented miles.
This Vette is a very dry car with original appearing bonding, excellent body gaps, that received a partial restoriation on a survivor car and was completed in 2014, which among other things, included a high quality base clear respray wet sanded and buffed, engine rebuilt, transmission rebuild including rebuild for steering suspension. Over 8k in receipts and binders for mechanical restoration included in the sale.
Stainless steel calipers.
New Redline tires.
All gauges work.
Very solid birdcage and frame.
Factory appearing AM/FM stereo.
Original 15 inch AG code stamped (1968 Vette only) rally wheels.
The final C7, a Z06 model, will be auctioned in a charity sale during the upcoming Connecticut event
Putting the power behind the driver has been proposed frequently, and for more than 60 years
GM Styling Division had updated the sports car and added a rotary engine before the automaker pulled the plug on the project
They called it “King of the Hill”
The Pick of the Day has T-top, a long list of awards and honors, and very low mileage
This is the 30th and final car in a 30-day countdown to Barrett-Jackson’s annual Scottsdale collector car auction
This is the 25th car in a 30-day countdown to Barrett-Jackson’s annual Scottsdale collector car auction
1979 El Vette has been donated to the National Corvette Museum