1968 Chevrolet Corvette 427/435

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Stock #
Engine Size
427 V8
Transmission Type
4 Speed Manual
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Stock #
Engine Size
427 V8
Transmission Type
4 Speed Manual


Nut & Bolt Restored L71! # Match Drivetrain, 427/435 V8, Muncie 4Spd, Documented

1968 Chevrolet Corvette L71 427/435

VIN: 194378S415816

This 1968 Chevrolet Corvette has the original numbers matching 427/435 HP, four speed manual transmission, and Posi 4.11 rear end it was born with. With more than 2,500 hours into its restoration, there are over 100 hours just hand sanding the frame. This car was completely disassembled with every bolt, nut, and fastener removed. Each part was individually painted and then re-assembled. We have 100's of pictures showing the entire process (and it is detailed!). This labor-intensive restoration was completed 17 years ago and today the paint still looks new. All the gaps and heights are perfect. It has been driven 5,000 miles since finishing the restoration and remains a quintessential example for a '68 Corvette!

The original bill of sale, title registration certificates, original parts stickers, original dealer window sticker, an extensive photo album of the build, spare keys, original AM/FM operation manual, and spare parts are included in the sale!

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Numbers Matching 427ci/435hp V8 Engine w/ Tri Power

Engine Casting #: 3935439

Engine Suffix #: TO325IR

Three 2-Barrel Carbs

- List (center carb): 4055 823

- List (Outer carbs): 3659 833

- Part # (Center carb): 3925517-EV

- Part # (Outer carbs): 3902353-EU

- Outer Carbs are Vacuum Operated

- Heat Riser Choke

- Correct!

Numbers Matching Muncie 4-Speed Manual Transmission (#: 3925660)

- Suffix: P8C29

- VIN: 18S415816

Original Corvette Independent Rear End

- Ratio: 4.10:1

- Posi Trac

Front Independent Rear End

- Everything is Beautifully Painted and Marked w/ Factory Markings

- All New Everything

- Sway Bar

- Cross Member Is Wet Sanded and Looks Beautiful!

Rear Independent Rear End

- Everything Is Nicely Painted and Marked w/ Factory Markings

- All New Everything


- Front Disc

- Rear Disc


- Stainless Steel Dual Exhaust w/ Factory Replacement Mufflers

Key Components:

- Everything Under the Hood Is Period Correct!


- Underside of Hood Is Nicely Painted

- Hoses, Clamps and Wiring are All In Great Shape


Forest Green Paint Finish

Nut & Bolt, Frame Off Restored


Hood Fits Great w/ Fenders

Doors Fit Great w/ Fenders

Door Lips & Jambs Look Great

Quarters are Solid & Straight

Stainless and Chrome Trim Work Is In Excellent Condition

Undercarriage Is the Definition of Immaculate

- Full Spare Tire Holder w/ Tire

- Frame Is Beautifully Painted

- Floorboards are Solid

- Light Clear Coating On Underside

- Heat Insulation

Wheels: 15” – Stock Corvette Style

Tires: F70-15 – Firestone Red Lines


Original Appearing Black Interior

Bucket Seats w/ Seat Belts & Shoulder Belts

Floor Shifter

Carpeting Is Clean

Upholstery Is In Great Shape

Functioning Fiber Optics!

Dashboard & Dash Pad Are In Great Shape

Don't Miss Out! Call Tom 7 Days a Week at 248-974-9513!



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