1966 Chevrolet Corvette Coupe
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1966 Corvette L72 427 425HP #'s Match 4spd Protect-o-plate Docs Frame OFF

CMC is proud to have this legendary 1966 Chevrolet Corvette L-72 Coupe in our showroom. This all numbers matching L72 427 425 HP is backing by the 4Speed and 4:10 axle ratio. Incredible factory options, All original documentation, owners history, Original knock offs, and National Awards makes this 1966 Coupe the best available on the market today!

This Corvette was sold new at Hicks Chevrolet, Inc. in Washington, D.C. and the original purchaser was Winthrop and Dorothy Matzen from College Park, Maryland.

Options ordered from new and are on the original car invoice include:

Rally Red Exterior
Genuine Black Leather interior
4-Speed Transmission
Knock-Off Wheels
Transistor Ignition
Off Road Exhaust
H.D. Suspension
425HP engine
Posi-Traction Rear end
Power Disc Brakes
Firestone SS tires

The option total was $1203.50 and the total sale price was a $5592.25.

This is a very rare radio delete car ordered this way from the factory and makes the car even more unique then it is.

The car has a very thorough owners history and one of the previous owners did a no expense spared frame off concourse restoration back to original specs. All of the original components and parts were used in the restoration. The car even has the original Knock off wheels and they have been restored as well. The body was taken off the frame. The frame was powder coated and all new and rebuilt components were assembled. The complete drivetrain was also rebuilt back to factory specs. The number matching L-72 engine was rebuilt with the correct cam. The car has original Carburetor, distributor, etc. All numbers are shown in the photos below. The car even has the off road exhaust that has an amazing sound. The paint and body was expertly refinished to show standards. The car was an original body with no damage prior to the restoration. The Corvette runs very strong and shifts smoothly. The car is very tight and has great road manners. This stingray is an absolute blast to drive.

Documentation is the key the collectability and authenticity of a Big Block Corvette. This car has a lot of original documentation including:

Original Owners Manual
Original Dealers Jacket
Original Protect-O-Plate
Original Order Invoice
Copies of previous titles showing the owners history
Restoration Receipts
Receipt for restoration of the original Knock Off Wheels
Original Knock Off wheel maintenance card

This Corvette has won some great awards recently as well.

2018 AACA Regional Award
2019 AACA Grand National Award

As you can see, this Corvette real has it all! Give us a call on this incredible machine and we will be happy to discuss this car further with you.

Trades are always welcomed!

Contact CMC today. Let us help you with the car of your dreams.

Carolina Muscle Cars Inc,
301 S. Wall Street
Benson, NC 27504


Engine Type
Engine Size
427 L72
Fuel Specification


Body Color
Rally Red
Body Style
Paint Type


Corvette Coupe


Interior Color
Secondary Interior Color
Seating Type
Seat Material
Shifter Type
Center Console
Engine Size
427 L72
Transmission Type
4 Speed Manual
Body Style
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