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1968 Corvette L-71 427 435HP Lemans Blue 4SPD Triple Crown NCRS BEST of BEST

Another best of the best Corvette at Carolina Muscle Cars. This one is the 1968 Corvette L-71 427 435 Horsepower Convertible that has benefited from a no expense spared concourse restoration by Kevin Mckey. The car has the #'s Matching L-71 427 and 4 Speed transmission. The car is one of the highest awarded 1968 Corvettes. It was also ordered in the highly desirable Lemans blue over blue interior, and white convertible top.

Awards winnings include:

The prestige Triple Crown Award. (The car won all three of the highest Corvette Awards: NCRS Top Flight Award, Chevy Vettefest Nationals Gold Spinner Award, National Corvette Certificate Board Bloomington Gold Certificate,) The car has one multiple Top Flight Awards with very high scores. The Car has won the Chip Miller "Chips Choice Award". The Car was selected for the Bloomington Gold Special Collection. The car also had a centerfold article in the "Corvette Fever" Magazine.

This Rare L-71 Roadster was ordered at Dealer Code 1, "Foreign Distributors Division, MI. This was some kind of GM speical order vehicle.

Options include the L-71 427 435 HP, Tri-Power, 4 Speed manual transmission, transistorized ignition, Power steering, Fiber Optics, Am-Fm radio, tinted glass, redline tires, rubber floor mats, rally wheels and 4 wheel disc brakes.

Documentation and Awards arecrucial to a L-71 427 435HP Corvette. The car is documented with the original partial tank sticker. Photos were saved showing the original tank coming out of the car with the tank sticker still attached. Other documentation include Original owners manual, Original Dealers Jacket, Air Pollution Manual, Radio Manual, Original dealers brochure, original hang tags, books, and Wheel Trim ring instructions. Also included with the sale is all of the judging score sheets.

The previous owner found this all original 427/435 Convertible for and decide to choose this car for his Frame Off Restoration. He choose Corvette Repair, Inc to perform the next expense spared restoration. As they got started on the restoration the realized that this Corvette was a very early production vehicle. With many differences from other production cars of 1968. The previous owner used only original and NOS parts in the restoration to make this car exactly like it was when new. The final product is amazing and awards will prove that.

As the year go on, you will see a big swing in prices of true pedigree L-71 427 Corvettes. Buy the best and you will always be proud of your investment, Call us today if you are seeking the best of the best. We believe we have found it!

Financing available at very low rates!

Good 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


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L-71 427 435 HP
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Lemans Blue
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Bright Blue
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Center Console
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L-71 427 435 HP
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4 Speed Manual
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