1965 CHEVROLET CORVETTE CONVERTIBLE:
--Rally Red with Black interior, Black carpeting, Black vinyl soft top, 355ci V8 engine built by TPI Specialties with 350 HP, (original, matching numbers 327/250 V8 included), 4-speed manual transmission, Well serviced, Previous long-term ownership.
During its most recent ownership, this Corvette has enjoyed superb care and maintenance as its condition will attest. A few drivability upgrades have been performed. Supplied and built by TPI Specialties in Minnesota, an upgraded V8 was installed. Bored to 355ci, the V8 was built with 10.7-1 compression, Speed Pro pistons, Hastings Moly Race rings, SCAT I-beam rods, Hydraulic roller camshaft, Dart Pro Platinum heads, Champ performance oil pan, Holley Terminator EFI and a Torquelink intake. Originally able to produce 470 horsepower on the dyno, the engine was detuned to 350 horsepower when installed for a tamer and more pleasure driving experience.
Further upgrades include power steering, rear shocks and struts, American Racing Wheels, rebuilt 4-speed Muncie transmission, new clutch, new flywheel, Hurst shifter and all new weather stripping and seals.
Painted in its original color of Rally Red, this matching numbers Corvette has been well cared for during its previous long-term ownership. While the current 355ci engine is installed, the original 327/250 V8 is included. Recently traded to Autosport Designs towards another convertible from our inventory, this Corvette is complete with its books and all service records of all upgrades. It is ready for immediate driving and touring pleasure. It is not only powerful, but extremely docile when used around town.