For Sale: 1965 Chevrolet Corvette in La Jolla, California

Vehicle Description


Beautifully restored!!!
Restoration includes being taken apart, paint stripped, block sanded and completed with a beautiful paint job. It had all new rubbers and gaskets, then reassembled. All of the chrome was redone and the engine compartment and undercarriage were refurbished.

Recent service consisted of an engine tune-up, refurbishing the gauges, rebuilding the transmission, replacing the engine wiring harness, flywheel, pressure plate, clutch fork, pilot bearing, and throw out bearing, brake flex hoses & brake drums were replaced, and the brake system flushed.The undercarriage was restored, new A-Frame bushings and new shocks were added as well.

This 1965 Chevrolet Corvette StingRay Coupe at Sports Car Company is finished in maroon over tan leather and powered by a numbers-matching 327ci V8 engine. It is paired with a wide-ratio four-speed manual transmission and a 3.08:1 Positraction rear differential.

Features include a stinger-style hood, Hurst Competition Plus shifter linkage, power steering, a center-mounted electric clock, carpeted Stingray floor mats, and crank windows. electronic ignition, 15 inch turbine-style wheels with three-eared knock-off spinners, power-assisted disc brakes, pop-up headlights, split chrome bumpers, reverse lamps, tinted glass, a power-retractable antenna, vertical push-button Delco AM/FM radio, driver-side mirror, concealed headlights, reverse lamps, vents on the rear pillars, cast rocker accents, split chrome bumpers, and dual exhaust outlets that exit through the rear valance.

The 15-inch turbine wheels are fitted with three-ear knock-off hubs and are mounted with 215/70 Michelin tires. The car is equipped with a rear transverse leaf spring, fully independent suspension with upper and lower control arms, and power steering.

The cabin features bucket seats reupholstered in tan leather with a matching dashboard, door panels, and carpets. The interior was recently refurbished with work consisting of repainting the headliner and replacing the seat foam, trim, carpets, and seat covers.

The three-spoke steering wheel frames a 160-mph speedometer, tachometer with a 5,500-rpm redline, and gauges for fuel level, battery charge, coolant temperature, and oil pressure as well as a dash-mounted ignition switch. The five-digit odometer shows 70k miles, approximately 10k of which have been added most recently. All gauges are said to have been refurbished.

The numbers-matching 327ci V8 is said to have been rebuilt and fitted with an upgraded camshaft and pistons as well as a Carter AFB four-barrel carburetor and a PerTronix electronic ignition.

The engine stamp 111680 matches the last six digits of the chassis number plate mounted under the glovebox. The code to the right ends in HF, which corresponds with a 327ci V8 rated at 300 horsepower paired with a manual transmission.

Year Model 1965 Sold Mileage Exempt

Contact Jim Lyons at Sports Car Company
Call: (858)452-6060
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Vehicle Details

  • 1965 Chevrolet Corvette
  • Listing ID: CC-1603842
  • Price: $99,000
  • Location:La Jolla, California
  • Year:1965
  • Make:Chevrolet
  • Model:Corvette
  • Exterior Color:Burgundy
  • Interior Color:Tan
  • Transmission:Manual
  • Odometer:70000
  • Stock Number:194375S111680
  • VIN:194375S111680
Listed By:
Sports Car Company Inc.
7447 La Jolla
La Jolla, CA 92037

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