Zoom Classic Cars is pleased to offer this rare example of the 1965
Chevrolet Corvette Sting Ray Convertible, restored to such
perfection that it 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 has low mileage
(59,027) and is the model year that debuted the first ever Big
Block 396 engine. The Turbo Jet 396 CI is 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. This
car was also a factor side pipe car.Today, the Big Block
Convertible of that vintage are coveted by collectors and
enthusiasts alike and their values are constantly rising. 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 flawless paint job, this
example is a 10 out of 10. It is powered by a period correct 396CI
engine with 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.
Vehicle comes with original matching hardtop and original wheels.
Drives and hugs the road. Ready to enjoy- Pictures say it all.
Specs as follows: - - Rare (L78) 396/425 hp, period correct 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. Call Hank to discuss. Thanks for
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