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  • Condition: Used
  • Item location: Boise, Idaho, United States
  • Make: Chevrolet
  • Model: Corvette
  • SubModel: Pace Car
  • Type: T-Top Coupe
  • Trim: Pace Car
  • Year: 1978
  • Mileage: 37,820
  • VIN: 1Z8748S900346
  • Color: Black
  • Engine size: L-82 350 CID V8
  • Power options: --
  • Fuel: Gasoline
  • Transmission: Manual
  • Drive type: Coupe
  • Interior color: Silver
  • Options: --
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Chevrolet Corvette 1978 Description

*** GORGEOUS !! - EXTREMELY RARE - LOW ORIGINAL MILES - TWO OWNER - 1978 CHEVROLET CORVETTE L-82 PACE CAR T-TOP COUPE !! . TRUE - FROM THE FACTORY - CODE "1YZ87" - LIMITED EDITION CORVETTE PACE CAR !! NOT A CLONE !! . ONLY 37,820 ACTUAL - ORIGINAL MILES SINCE BRAND NEW !! . EXTREMELY RARE - ONLY 6,502 CORVETTE PACE CARS WERE BUILT IN 1978 AND ONLY 972 WERE EQUIPPED WITH OPTIONAL REMOVABLE T-TOPS !! . ONLY TWO OWNERS SINCE BRAND NEW !! BOUGHT NEW AT RAPID CHEVROLET CO. IN RAPID CITY, SOUTH DAKOTA ON MARCH 20, 1978 - SECOND OWNER HAS OWNED SINCE OCTOBER 1979 !! . VERY STRONG !! - OPTIONAL FACTORY ORIGINAL ALL IMPORTANT NUMBERS MATCHING - CODE "CMR" - L-82 - 350 CID V8 MOTOR (220 HORSEPOWER !!) - ORIGINAL 4 BARREL INTAKE MANIFOLD - ORIGINAL EXHAUST MANIFOLDS - ORIGINAL VALVE COVERS - ORIGINAL AIR CLEANER HOUSING - ORIGINAL ROCHESTER 4 BARREL CARBURETOR, ETC. !! . SMOOTH - EXTREMELY RARE - OPTIONAL - CODE "M21" CLOSE RATIO FOUR SPEED MANUAL TRANSMISSION !! . WORKING FACTORY AIR CONDITIONING - SERVICED AND RETROFITTED TO R134A - BLOWS COLD !! - FACTORY POWER STEERING - FACTORY POWER DOOR LOCKS - FACTORY POWER WINDOWS - FACTORY GYMKHANA SUSPENSION !! . EYE POPPING BEAUTIFUL !! - CODE "19U/47M" - BLACK AND SILVER LIMITED EDITION PACE CAR EXTERIOR FINISH !! . FACTORY ORIGINAL DRIVERS DOOR PILLAR MOUNTED CHEVROLET DATA TAG - FACTORY ORIGINAL DRIVERS DOOR MOUNTED DATA STICKERS - ORIGINAL 1978 LIMITED EDITION CORVETTE OWNERS MANUAL - ORIGINAL 1978 CHEVROLET WARRANTY INFORMATION & MAINTENANCE SCHEDULE PAMPHLET - ORIGINAL DELCO AM/FM/CB RADIO MANUAL - ORIGINAL NEW CAR DEALER OPTIONS LIST & DELIVERY INSPECTION SHEET !! . VERY NICE - MOSTLY ORIGINAL - CODE "152" - SILVER LEATHER LIMITED EDITION PACE CAR BUCKET SEAT INTERIOR !! . AWESOME - FACTORY ORIGINAL - PACE CAR POLISHED ALUMINUM WHEELS WITH CORVETTE CENTER CAPS WRAPPED IN BRAND NEW WHITE LETTERED STEEL BELTED RADIALS !! . NICE - DRY - SOLID - SOUTH DAKOTA - IDAHO HIGH MOUNTAIN DESERT - WESTERN CAR SINCE NEW !! . 100 ADDITIONAL PICTURES BELOW THE DESCRIPTION AND A MUST SEE VIDEO OF THE CAR ABOVE !! *** Take a look at this GORGEOUS !! - EXTREMELY RARE !! - TWO OWNER !! - ALL IMPORTANT NUMBERS MATCHING - 37K ACTUAL MILE 1978 Chevrolet Corvette L-82 Pace Car T-Top Coupe !! It is EXTREMELY RARE as only 6,502 Limited Edition Pace Cars were built in 1978, one for every GM dealership in the U.S !! We just purchased this Pace Car from the older Idaho, second owner and as you can tell in the pictures and video it was his pride and joy for sure !! It was bought NEW at Rapid Chevrolet Co. in Rapid City, South Dakota on April 20, 1978 !! The second owner bought this BEAUTY from his good friend October 17, 1979 and has owned it since, So it's almost a ONE OWNER !! This has been a NICE - DRY - SOLID - South Dakota - Idaho - Idaho High Mountain Desert - Western car since NEW and it shows! I drove this car as my daily driver for the last several days and I assure you it runs and drives VERY WELL !! If you can make it to Boise in the next ten days please come look at and drive this car for yourself. You won't be disappointed !! This is a QUALITY CAR FOR SURE THAT IS READY TO DRIVE, SHOW AND ENJOY !! At the heart of this RARE BEAUTY is the VERY STRONG !! - ALL IMPORTANT FACTORY ORIGINAL NUMBERS MATCHING !! - (220 Horsepower !!) Code "CMR" - L-82 350 CID V8 motor that is running VERY WELL indeed. The motor also sports the ORIGINAL 4 barrel intake manifold, ORIGINAL exhaust manifolds, ORIGINAL valve cover, ORIGINAL Rochester 4 barrel carburetor and the ORIGINAL air cleaner housing, etc. Sounds GREAT too with the THROATY factory style true dual exhaust system. The engine is backed by a SMOOTH - EXTREMELY RARE - Code "M21" Close Ratio four speed manual transmission that also functions very well !! The - BEAUTIFUL - MOSTLY ORIGINAL - Code "152" - Silver Leather Pace Car bucket seat interior is in VERY NICE condition including VERY NICE NEW Silver Leather folding bucket seats, VERY NICE NEW Silver carpeting, VERY NICE ORIGINAL Matching Silver vinyl door panels, NICE ORIGINAL Silver Pace Car steering wheel, VERY NICE ORIGINAL Factory gauge clusters, VERY NICE ORIGINAL Black and Silver center console, GOOD ORIGINAL Black and Silver Dash pad with several cracks and VERY NICE ORIGINAL Silver Vinyl sun visors. All of the ORIGINAL black rubber weatherstripping is soft, supple & in good condition for being original. The GORGEOUS - Code"19U/47M" - Black and Silver Pace Car exterior finish is EYE POPPING BEAUTIFUL !! and looks STUNNING to say the least, as you can clearly see in the video above & 100 ADDITIONAL PICTURES BELOW! This Corvette Pace Car comes nicely equipped with almost every available option including WORKING factory air conditioning that has been serviced and retrofitted to R134A and blows COLD !!, factory power steering, factory power windows, factory power door locks, factory tilt and telescoping steering wheel, working factory hide-away headlights, original day/night rear view mirror, factory seat belts, factory gauge clusters with tachometer and 140 MPH speedometer, factory rear window defroster, working optional Delco AM/FM/CB player stereo radio, working factory power antenna, factory power wipers, original dual sport side view exterior mirrors, good heater and defroster, factory back up lights and optional removable t-top glass. The suspension and drive line seem to be in good working order as well as the electrical system. Check out the AWESOME - ORIGINAL - Corvette Pace Car polished aluminum wheels with correct center caps wrapped in BRAND NEW white lettered steel belted radials, they look OUTSTANDING on this Pace Car & really retains that CLEAN "Factory Original" look! All of the ORIGINAL exterior body trim and moldings are in VERY NICE condition including VERY NICE Original Chrome and Stainless Steel exterior body trim and moldings, VERY NICE NEW ORIGINAL Style badging, VERY NICE NEW ORIGINAL Style Pace Car decals and VERY NICE ORIGINAL Molded front & rear spoilers. The CLEAN rear cargo area also sports a NEW Silver carpet liner and the ORIGINAL black vinyl t-top glass covers. All of the ORIGINAL light lenses & reflectors are clear, bright and BEAUTIFUL! This vehicle is in GREAT mechanical condition and it runs and drives VERY WELL! It is solid with respect to the overall mechanical condition as well as the overall cosmetic impression. Again, this has been a NICE - DRY - SOLID - South Dakota - Idaho High Mountain Desert - western car since NEW and it shows ! I looked underneath and also included photos below. In my opinion, you're not going to find much nicer ORIGINAL floors than the one's on this BEAUTY !! Please pay close attention to the video above & THE 100 ADDITIONAL PICTURES and this description as they will answer your questions. If you need to speak to me my name is Kris and my phone number is (208)585-7155. We prefer a bank to bank wire transfer of funds as payment for the car but we will also accept a bank cashiers check (US only) or a third party check. Funds must clear our account before the vehicle or the title to the vehicle is released to the buyer or the buyer's agent. We do not accept PayPal. This is one GORGEOUS !! - EXTREMELY RARE !! - TWO OWNER !! - 37K ACTUAL ORIGINAL MILE - NUMBERS MATCHING !! - 1978 Chevrolet Corvette L-82 Pace Car T-Top Coupe !! Please review our 1,200+ testimonials from our previous customers in our eBay feedback and see all of our satisfied auto buyer responses. eBay has given us their highest rating for customer satisfaction and this is not easy to achieve. We also have a five star rating on our Google page! We have been selling classic automobiles to buyers all over the world on eBay for 17+ years and have been in business for 26+ years! CHECK OUT THE VIDEO ABOVE AND THE 100 ADDITIONAL PICTURES BELOW !!

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