Beautiful condition classic Corvette soft top convertible
restored a few years ago
Gel coat is excellent condition, high gloss, very few imperfections, Safari yellow shows well even when dirty. Chrome front/rear bumper and luggage rack are all in excellent condition, no pitting, dings or chips. The body is straight with no rust/cracks/chips/bondo. The hood and convertible top hatch fit and function perfectly. Paint and body rated 9.5/10.
The suspension is in excellent shape, the front end was professionally rebuilt, all parts, cleaned and properly painted. All rubber and bushings are in excellent shape. The underside of this car looks like brand new, no rust, dirt, grime, or dents. The front disc brakes are brand new and are very effective for stopping the car.
The numbers matching Muncie 4 speed transmission is in excellent shape with perfect shifts. The clutch feels and works perfectly.
The numbers matching L79 327ci Turbo-Fire was rebuilt approximately 2,500miles ago. The upgrades push this engine from the original 350hp to an estimated 400hp.
-Double hump heads
-Quick Fuel Technology carb with electric choke, just rebuilt and dialed in
-Edlebrock Performer aluminum intake manifold
-4 tube headers
-Billet aluminum 1.6 ratio roller tip rockers
-Mild mid-range cam
-Brand new stainless 2.5" dual exhaust sounds GREAT
Interior is not new but in very good condition, all hard/soft and chrome parts are in great condition. Carpet is clean, there are Corvette floor mats. Overall rated 8.5/10
The black soft top is in excellent condition, the canvas and isinglass is in great shape. The mechanics and latches all function properly, seals are in great shape.
This car does not have a/c, power steering or power brakes. This car is a BLAST to drive! It's like a Harley with 4 wheels.
Must see to appreciate, clean and clear title.
This is the 30th and final car in a 30-day countdown to Barrett-Jackson’s annual Scottsdale collector car auction
This is the 25th car in a 30-day countdown to Barrett-Jackson’s annual Scottsdale collector car auction
1979 El Vette has been donated to the National Corvette Museum
We’ll know how much collectors are willing to spend when the L88 duo crosses the Mecum block in Kissimmee
This is the 15th in a 30-day countdown to Barrett-Jackson’s annual Scottsdale collector car auction
This is the 14th car in a 30-day countdown to Barrett-Jackson’s annual Scottsdale collector car auction
The Pick of the Day is a 1964 coupe with the 365-horsepower V8 ready to drive into the new year
This is the seventh car in a 30-day countdown to Barrett-Jackson’s annual Scottsdale collector car auction
’63 coupe and ’64 convertible created by and for GM styling leaders