This vette is a great find! A numbers-matching, chrome bumper 4 speed corvette with shiny paint and a nice interior.
Numbers matching, 327/300Hp, 4 speed manual transmission, tinted glass, pop-out rear window, Hurst shifter, black leather interior, power windows, power steering, tinted windows, AM/FM/Cassette radio, factory side exhaust, Weiand aluminum intake, Edelbrock carb, Accel distributor, MSD ignition, chrome valve covers and air cleaner, and much more.
The head lights, wipers, and tach work on this corvette. This vette seems to run and drive great.
We just changed the front shocks, checked and lubed the chassis, changed the oil and filter and rear end grease and additive. This corvette has had 4 slotted and drilled rotors, braided brake hoses, calipers, master cylinder, E-brake cable, E-brake hardware, starter, alternator, and much more done in recent years.
1968 was the first year for the C3 body style, and also brought about a new interior design and removable T-tops. GM also introduced the pop-up headlights and pop-up wiper door in this year. 1968 was the highest production year for the Stingray convertible with 18,630 total production. GM only produced 5,063 with the automatic transmission out of 28,566 total production in this year.