1968 CHEVROLET CORVETTE CONVERTIBLE - 137810 Sold* at Scottsdale 2013 - Lot #936 1968 CHEVROLET CORVETTE CONVERTIBLE https://cdn.barrett-jackson.com/staging/carlist/items/Fullsize/Cars/137810/137810_Front_3-4_Web.jpg
Lot #936

1968 CHEVROLET CORVETTE CONVERTIBLE

Auction Scottsdale 2013
Reserve NO RESERVE
Status Sold
Price
Lot 936
Year 1968
Make CHEVROLET
Model CORVETTE
Style CONVERTIBLE
*Includes Buyer Commission
Details
VIN 194678S414387
Exterior Color BRITISH GREEN
Interior Color BLACK
Cylinders 8
Engine Size 427/390
Transmission 4-SPEED MANUAL
Description

Lot #936 - Multiple show winning 1968 427 Chevrolet Corvette convertible with 57,095 original miles from new. Title represents mileage exempt. Seller represents original miles, and will provide a notarized, written affidavit to that effect. Original matching numbers L36 427/390hp big block mated to the original legendary Muncie 4-speed transmission. 10.25:1 compression ratio with 460ft/lbs of torque. Quadra Jet 4 barrel carburetor, oval port intake manifold #397793, cylinder heads #3917215, high nickel "K" big block #393549 with original exhaust manifolds #3880828. Under the hood is a highly detailed engine compartment. Lovingly cared for and meticulously restored to original in newly painted British Green metallic with outstanding original black seats, door panels, dashboard, shifter, center console and gauges. New black loop carpeting with Corvette floor mats and a new correct black softtop. Factory options include power windows, power disc brakes, power steering, speed warning indicator and auxiliary hardtop. The hardtop has been fitted in a new Autumn Brown vinyl by Ashley Upholstery in Bentonville, AR. Upgraded exhaust system and new shock absorbers. Front and rear independent suspension bushings have been replaced including leaf spring bushings, sway arm bushings and lower control arm bushings. Front and rear chrome bumpers and stainless window trim are excellent with added side chrome vent covers. Equipped with AM/FM radio and heater. The flip up lights and windshield wiper vacuums are excellent, all gauges are functioning. Restored 15"x6" steel wheels, chrome beauty rings, center caps and new tires. Performance tuning just completed providing exhilirating top end excitement. A stunning original restored C-3 convertible.
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