1978 Chevrolet Corvette
Car for sale by Carroll St Auto & Collectibles in Manchester, New Hampshire 03102
The 1967 Corvette is considered the most-loved Corvette ever produced. The combination of classic C2 styling, along with an incredible array of powertrain and comfort options, makes it one of the most desirable Corvettes ever. Not bad for a car that was never supposed to be made!
The ZR-1's production run from 1990-95 was one of the most exciting times for Corvette enthusiasts in recent memory. In the mid-1980s, rumors of a "King of the Hill" Corvette began to leak out of Detroit and into America's speed shops and dealerships.
Classic Car Overview
Here we have a pristine, in the wrapper example that has been properly stored in a climate-controlled environment and driven only 2,771 miles. It is completely original down to the Goodyear GT Radial outlined white letter tires. This amazing pace car has been judged by the NCRS and has received a 5 Star "Bowtie" award of excellence.
These pace car editions came just one way, fully loaded. In addition to the usual luxury features you could get on any 78 Corvette, such as A/C, power windows/locks, tilt/telescopic steering wheel and cruise control the pace car had a few unique exterior and interior features detailed below.
That sharp color scheme was further accented by alloy wheels that were accented with a red band around the rim edge (which matched the red stripe that separated the black and silver body colors). Inside, the pace cars featured unique bucket seats with more side support as well as silver leather upholstery and extra thick silver carpeting. A choice of an AM/FM/8-Track or AM/FM/CB system was also standard on the pace car.
This pace car is the rarest version available, that being one powered by the L48 350 V8 matched to the 4-speed manual gearbox. According to an article in the December 1978 issue of Vette Vues magazine, only 70 of the 6,502 Indy pace car editions produced came with this powertrain combination.
The engine compartment and underside of this beautiful pace car is as clean as you would expect of a properly-kept, museum-quality example. This time-capsule quality Corvette pace car also comes with all the original paperwork and documentation, including the window sticker and owners manual.
For more information or to schedule time to see this investment grade Corvette pace car just give us a call at 603-627-5595. Financing is offered through our approved lender, interesting trades are welcome and enclosed shipping can be arranged.
Classic Car ID101549564
Exterior ColorBlack and Silver
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