Rare example L78 396/425hp 4speed with White on Black colors
Up for sale is my award winning 1965 Corvette Convertible Roadster, a beautiful vehicle and a pleasure to drive and enjoy.
A very rare combination of Tuxedo Black (AA) exterior and White Leather interior (438) . High performance 396ci/425HP Mark IV “Turbo-Jet” Big Block 4 bolt main block (L78) (casting# 3855962), close ratio 4-speed manual transmission (M21) with "Rolling Thunder" side mount exhaust pipes (N14). Sports a 1967 Corvette BBC "stinger hood".
BIG BLOCK OPTIONS: Only 1578 BBC convertibles were made in 1965, with 6500 RPM (redline) tachometer, 80lb oil pressure gauge, large half-shafts with bolts and end caps, rear sway bar, battery on driver's side, and hood support bracket on passenger side.
FACTORY OPTIONS: Standard 4 piston all wheel disc brake and power antenna. Other options special front/rear suspension (F40), "positraction" rear axle (G81), transistor ignition (K66), telescoping steering column (N36), teakwood steering wheel (N32), soft ray tinted glass..
ADDITIONAL: Rockford-Fosgate tuner with MP3 CD player, 1600watt per channel amplifier and Punch 8" subwoofer. 2nd battery installed on passenger side. Billet Specialties Rasp II wheels and Yokohama low profile tires. Note: Included is also a set of standard 15" wheels and new reproduction 1965 Corvette hubcaps
RESTORED: Full body off restoration in 2002. Engine rebuilt and restored in 2009, with approximately 4000 miles since rebuild. New leather seat foam and covers installed in 2011.
If you have any questions, message me before you offer. No salesman calls, please.
Purchaser is responsible for pick-up locally or shipping. Sold As-Is without warranty, ownership transferred by "Bill of Sale". Wire transfer or cash only. Buyer should submit a $5,000.00 non-refundable earnest money deposit, final settlement and delivery expected within 7 business days.