1978 Chevrolet Blazer
Convertible Car for sale by Hendrick Performance in Charlotte, North Carolina 28262
The Dodge Li'l Red Express set a standard on how to make a great performance truck. All Dodge Li'l Red Express trucks came from the factory painted in Bright Canyon Red in 1978 and Medium Canyon Red in 1979. Every Li'l Red Express was a regular cab Adventurer with a stepside bed.
Classic vintage Chevrolet pickup trucks are receiving growing interest among car enthusiasts. The most collectible muscle cars are numbers-matching survivors; the most sought-after vintage trucks are full custom builds.
Classic Car Overview
This 1978 Chevrolet K5 Blazer is in incredible original condition and has certainly been well cared for its entire life and it shows. Undoubtedly “garage-kept” since new, the body panels are laser straight and in excellent condition, moldings are blemish free and the code 17L Saratoga paint with two-tone white accent finish is in terrific shape. Complementing the beautiful exterior are chrome bumpers, wheel opening moldings and white mirrors. The Blazer is powered by the proven LS9 GM “small block” 350 cubic inch V8 and is topped with a Rochester four-barrel carburetor. Gears are shifted smoothly thru the proven Turbo Hydromatic TH-350 three-speed automatic transmission. Power front disc brakes, power steering and the dependable 12-bolt rear axle make driving a pleasure. This super-tough 4WD has upgraded Rough Country shock absorbers with steering stabilizer system and rides on Mickey Thompson aluminum wheels with durable B.F. Goodrich All-Terrain T/A tires. The unique Frost White fiberglass removable hardtop is in excellent condition and includes sliding side glass. Inside the roomy cabin is a red vinyl upholstery, in like-new condition, with many standard and optional features like air conditioning, high-back bucket seats and Pioneer CD stereo just to name a few. The Blazer has just been fully serviced by our Hendrick Performance team and is in excellent physical and mechanical condition. The 80K miles on the odometer are correct as attested by the “actual mile” title. Full-size K5 Blazers’ in this shape are extremely rare…so don’t miss your chance to own this spectacular example in outstanding original condition.
Stock Number: HC8475
Miles: 78,549 Actual miles (miles marked actual on title) 80,788 miles showing on the odometer
Engine: Period Correct 5.7 350 CI V8 with 165 Horsepower
Engine Block Number: 3970010
Engine Stamp Pad: V1001TZS (Flint, MI, October 1st)
Transmission: 3-Speed Automatic (C8Z115073 Stamped on transmission)
Equipment: Four-Barrel Carburetor, Four-Wheel Drive, Power Steering, Rough Country Premium Steering Stabilizer, Power Front Disc Brakes, 12-Bolt Rear Axle, Locking Differential, Rough Country Heavy Duty Shocks, Heavy Duty Leaf Spring Suspension, Flowmaster Dual Exhaust System, Mickey Thompson Aluminum Wheels, B.F. Goodrich All-Terrain T/A Tires, 31 Gallon Fuel Tank, Inside Hood Release, Saratoga Silver/White Two-Tone Paint, Dual Exterior Mirrors, Chrome Bumpers, Swing-Away Tail Gate Spare Tire Carrier, Spare Tire Cover, Red Vinyl Bucket Seat Interior, Center Console, Floor Mats, Three-Point Seat Belts, Floor Shift Drive Selector, Folding Auxiliary Rear Seat, White Removable Hardtop, Sliding Side Windows, Soft-Ray Tinted Glass, Air Conditioning, Electric Clock, Cheyenne Equipment Package, Deluxe Instrument Panel With Gauges, Pioneer CD Stereo System, Roll Down Tail Gate Glass
Items Included with the Car: Keys, Stereo Remote Control
Warranty: This vehicle is being sold AS-IS
To learn more about condition codes, the term “numbers matching”, conditions of sale, and Hendrick Performance, please see the bottom of this page for details and clarification.
Classic Car ID101192932
The Term “Numbers Matching” used in our descriptions refers to an engine that has an: engine block casting number and date, engine assembly date and suffix code, and engine VIN/serial number that are present in a manner that is consistent with build sequence of the described vehicle. Numbers Matching does not promise or guarantee originality of the engine. Conditions of Sale: This vehicle is represented as accurately as possible and to the best of our knowledge at the time of listing. Content for window sticker is based on inspection, research, or information provided from previous owners. It is the customer’s sole responsibility to verify the accuracy of any claims to originality, history, equipment, or other information provided. Hendrick Motorsports Performance Group is not responsible for misprints in content or pricing. All vehicles are sold AS IS unless otherwise noted. Hendrick Motorsports Performance Group reserves the right to change pricing without notice at any time. Pricing does not include any state tax, tag, title, and registration fees, or dealer fees ($399 dealer administrative fee will also be charged on each transaction). *Condition Code Chart: 1. Excellent: Show car, freshly restored to like-new or better condition, also could be a very low-mileage excellent condition survivor or late-model vehicle 2. Great: Older frame-off or very nice frame-on restoration, could be a low-mileage great condition survivor or late-model vehicle, the nicest condition car most people would feel comfortable driving to shows or for special occasions 3. Good: Driver quality, at first glance a car that appears to be in great condition, a closer inspection will reveal minor flaws in the paint and interior, the undercarriage and engine bay normally looks unrestored. These cars are mechanically sound, fully functional, and are normally enjoyed on the weekends and for special occasions in good weather. 4. Fair: A car that starts up and runs but is in need some mechanical and cosmetic work in order to be enjoyed on a regular basis 5. Poor: Restoration project, a car that needs to be totally restored
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