Lot #410

1968 CHEVROLET CORVETTE CONVERTIBLE

Auction Palm Beach 2012
Reserve NO RESERVE
Status Sold
Price
Lot 410
Year 1968
Make CHEVROLET
Model CORVETTE
Style CONVERTIBLE
*Includes Buyer Commission
Details
VIN 194678S414395
Exterior Color RED
Interior Color BLACK
Cylinders 8
Engine Size 427/390
Transmission MANUAL
Description
Stunning 1968 "Shark" Corvette convertible 427/390hp Turbo Jet. Original matching numbers. Complete restoration down to chassis in 2006. Nothing overlooked and everything works right down to the clock, wipers and vacuum headlights. Soda blasted body, 7 times block sanded before high quality painting. Triple chrome plated bumpers. New rag top, carpeting and rear compartents. Interior is pristine with new car smell. Edelbrock 650 carburetor, heavy duty clutch, modified camshaft. Heads bored .040 over. Approximately 20,000 miles on rebuilt engine. Muncie 4-speed, 4-wheel disc brakes, new suspension. As mentioned, practically every nut, screw and piece is new on this vehicle. New R-134A air conditioning installed, $5000.00 custom Alpine stereo with XM radio. Pages and pages of restore parts listed. $30,000.00 plus invested into improvements since restoration. Runs very strong.
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