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Zoom is pleased to offer this rare example, restored to such perfection that was awarded the highest awards and Top Flight at local, regional and national level shows.This car has it all and has been invited to many Corvette hall of fame shows and is offered from the owner's private collection: This 65, low mileage (59,027) car was the model year debuted with the first ever Big Block Corvette. The Turbo Jet 396 CI rated conservatively at 425 HP. It was a great start and with the RPO L78 cost of $292.70. 2157 cars received this option, roughly 9% of the production.Today, the Big Block Convertible of that vintage are coveted by collectors and enthusiasts alike and their values are constantly going up. The lines on this year are some of the most sought after of all Classic Corvettes. This straight never hit car with zero paint issues. Headlight doors fit perfect and the chrome better than factory layout.The car underwent an extensive frame off restoration that was completed in 2007. Starting off with a $25,000 paint job, this example is a 10 out of 10. Previously a black plate California car from the original owner for 35 years. It is powered by the marching # 396CI engine/ 4 speed manual transmission. Features include, side pipes, teakwood steering wheel, telescopic steering column new brakes and tires. This is without a doubt a great investment grade Corvette that will make an amazing addition to any collection. Documentation is available. Vehicle comes with original matching hardtop and original wheels. Drives and hugs the road. Once in a lifetime, Ready to enjoy-Pictures say it all. - - Rare (L78) 396/425 hp, numbers matching motor. - - Original trim tag. - Original side pipe car. - Original 59k mile car. - M-21-4 Speed manual transmission. - 4-Wheel Power Disc Brakes. - Rare 4.56 Posi Rear End. - Knock-Off Wheels. included - 1 of 2,157 Big Block Corvettes Produced In 1965. - First year big block & only year for the 396. - True Blue Chip Investment Car.

Vehicle Details

  • Listing ID:CC-1426775
  • Price:$100,000
  • Location:Lake Hiawatha, New Jersey
  • Year:1965
  • Make:Chevrolet
  • Model:Corvette
  • Exterior Color:Green
  • Interior Color:Green
  • Odometer:58380
  • Stock Number:1965CCRHP
  • VIN:194675S123412

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144 N. Beverwyck Rd. Suite 148
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