1973 Red Corvette 454 Big Block Black Interior For Sale
454 Big Block
8,039 miles on the dash
This sharp red corvette was well-loved for many years by its last owners, spending most of its life in Tennessee. It runs and drives strong, and will be lot of fun for its next owner to cruise around in. Featuring matching numbers, a 454 big block engine, and automatic transmission, this corvette has a black leather interior and 8,039 miles on the dash (title is exempt for mileage).
Some other highlights of this car include:
Tilt and telescopic steering column
Original ignition shielding
And much more!
The previous owners had this corvette repainted in base-coat/clear-coat. They also did a lot of other work on this vette including:
Installed fiberglass front bumper
New seat covers
New door panels
Work we’ve done on this corvette includes:
Changed the oil and filter
Changed transmission filter and fluid
Rear end grease and additive
Checked and lubed the chassis
Replaced the following:
Thermostat and gasket
Spark plug wires
Chrome valve covers
GM produced only 4,412 454/LS4’s engines out of 30,464 total production in 1973. 1973 marked the end of the chrome bumper corvette era with rear chrome bumpers replaced by a rubber bumpers in 1974. The 1973 was a one-year-only body design. GM also did away with the vacuum operated wiper door this year in favor of a longer hood to hide the wipers, and dropped the removable back window in favor of a glue-in window.