1968 CHEVROLET CAMARO RS/SS CONVERTIBLE - 71246Sold* at Scottsdale 2009 - Lot #1238.1 1968 CHEVROLET CAMARO RS/SS CONVERTIBLEhttps://cdn.barrett-jackson.com/staging/carlist/items/Fullsize/Cars/71246/71246_Front_3-4_Web.jpg
Lot #1238.1 1968 CHEVROLET CAMARO RS/SS CONVERTIBLE
Lot #1238.1 - Features the rare L78 option, 396cid/375hp, which offered the highest horsepower available in a first generation Camaro convertible. With a factory rating of 375hp, this engine was actually underrated. The L78 received the best including rectangular port heads with big valves, high lift long duration cam with solid lifters, Holley carburetor, domed pistons, aluminum intake and more. This car came equipped with a Muncie 4-speed transmission and posi-traction rear end. Additional options include head rest seats, deluxe seat belts and shoulder harnesses, deluxe interior, power steering, power disc brakes, power top, power windows, AM/FM stereo radio, door edge guards, front and rear floor mats, front and rear bumper guards, lighting group, heavy duty battery, console and gauges with tachometer. This car with these options is fully documented with GM of Canada paperwork. Rally Sport convertibles are rare in themselves, but with the L78 engine option this Camaro is one of the rarest ever produced. This Camaro is fully restored and comes with restoration pictures and mechanical receipts. The engine is a factory L78 warranty block.
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