1968 Chevrolet Corvette

"Take My Tops Off"

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Year
1968
Make
Chevrolet
Model
Corvette
Stock
BW2692
Vin
194378S411384
Odometer Reading
20,907
Engine Size
327
Transmission Type
Automatic
Body Color
BLUE
Interior Color
Black
Drivetrain
RWD
Location
Metro Detroit

GR Auto Gallery is pleased to present this 1968 Chevrolet Corvette for your consideration. This Corvette comes in a Blue exterior over a Black interior. Powering this Chevy is a 327ci V8 paired with a 3-speed automatic transmission. This Corvette comes features power steering, power brakes, front and rear disc brakes, proper dual chrome bumpers, t-tops, recent paintwork, and newer Firestone Firehawk tires. This vehicle has spent most of its life in North Carolina. These dual chrome bumper cars stand out from the rest and will be forever iconic. Drive this one out of our showroom or have us assist with shipping it to you anywhere in the United States! Don't hesitate to give us a call with any questions or for more information.

For 1968, both the Corvette body and interior were completely redesigned. As before, the car was available in either coupe or convertible models, but the coupe was now a notchback fitted with a near-vertical removable rear window and removable roof panels (T-tops). A soft folding top was included with convertibles, while an auxiliary hardtop with a glass rear window was offered at additional cost. Included with coupes were hold-down straps and a pair of vinyl bags to store the roof panels, and above the luggage area was a rear window stowage tray. The enduring new body's concealed headlights moved into position via a vacuum-operated system rather than electrically as on the previous generation, and the new hide-away windshield wipers utilized a problematic vacuum door. The door handles were flush with the top of the doors with a separate release button. Front fenders had functional engine cooling vents. Side vent windows were eliminated from all models, and replaced with "Astro Ventilation", a fresh air circulation system. In the cabin, a large round speedometer and matching tachometer were positioned in front of the driver. Auxiliary gauges were clustered above the forward end of the console and included oil pressure, water temperature, ammeter, fuel gauge, and an analog clock. A fiber-optic system appeared on the console that monitored exterior lights and there was no glove box. The battery was relocated from the engine area to one of three compartments behind the seats to improve weight distribution. New options included a rear window defroster, anti-theft alarm system, bright metal wheel covers, and an AM-FM Stereo radio. All cars ordered with a radio, like the C2 cars, continued to be fitted with chrome-plated ignition shielding covering the distributor to reduce interference.

To see over 80 photos of this car, including the undercarriage please visit our website www.grautogallery.com

This vehicle is located at our Metro Detroit facility.

Gr Auto Gallery, LLC and our sister company, Wheelz Sales and Leasing Inc. makes every effort to represent each vehicle accurately and with integrity. We also welcome third party inspections when necessary. Although we try to do our very best to be accurate in our description writing we are human and do make mistakes. Unless otherwise noted, All vehicles are sold AS IS, No Warranty Expressed or Implied. All sales final. GR Auto Gallery and all its affiliates reserve the right to charge a 3% processing fee on any credit card sales of over $2,500.

Basic

Year
1968
Make
Chevrolet
Model
Corvette
Hobby Segment
Odometer Reading
20,907
Drivetrain
RWD

Body

Body Style
Doors
Body Color
BLUE
Stripes
No

Interior

Interior Color
Black
Center Console
No

Engine

Engine Type
Engine Size
327
Transmission Type
Automatic

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