Attention NASCAR Fans, and Corvette Gearheadz! This Concours Bloomington Bronze Car was formally owned by NASCAR Hall of Famer Ray Evernham, and Hendrick Motorsports! Yes, you can own a piece of NASCAR connection with this beautiful Bloomington Bronze Car!! Documentation includes original Title Assignment by Ray, and Hendrick Motorsports Performance Group, and a Shadow Box with a plaque of the car, and carburetor breather cover autographed by Ray. In addition, this car has its Bloomington Bronze Certificate supported by all of the judging sheets! This beautiful 1968 Corvette has been meticulously maintained by Motor Trend’s and nationally syndicated master mechanic Sam Mahdavi of Sam’s Garage!
Originally sold on March 11, 1968 at Murray Bryant Chevrolet in Tucson AZ., this matching numbers code correct car was born in January 1968. This date is very unique given this was the first year for the C3 Body Change, and the first month of the year. This car comes fully documented with original Invoice with the original application of Title and Registration, original Protecto Plate, original Build Sheet, original Warranty Card, Knockout Keys, Certificate of Titles from previous owners, original Brochure, and Owner’s Manuel. Code 986 Silverstone Silver with Gunmetal Interior Code 442 is one of only 3,435 made. Options include 327/ 350hp engine ( RPO: L-79 ), coupled with Chrome Side Pipes, 4-speed transmission (RPO M20), factory air (RPO C60), power brakes, power steering, Soft Ray Tinted Glass (RPO A01) , AM/FM radio, and two sets of keys . All of the gages work as they should including the clock, and the Fiber Optics. This car is a pleasure to drive, with smooth shifting, and plenty of power from the L-79 engine! It is a real crowd pleaser on the road! I have a clean GA title, and a clean InstaVin report on the car reporting NO salvage or wreck titles. The car has always been garaged, and pampered. Shipping will be considered within the contiguous 48 states provided the car is purchased at the advertised price.
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