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Safari Yellow/4-Spd/ Firestone Wide Ovals - NCRS Ready

Sale price: $15,600.00 make an offer

Seller's notes: "Texas Classic Cars of Dallas is proud to present this classic 1968 Chevrolet Corvette Convertible. This is a number's matching Safari Yellow 427/390HP car that underwent an extensive rotisserie restoration, completed in 2009. It has been garage-kept and is in excellent condition today. This is true collector quality example ready to show and enjoy. Please review our extensive presentation and feel free to contact Dave at 214-213-7072 or Maris at 214-616-2317 wit any questions. This is your opportunity to own a very special 427 Corvette."

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Safari Yellow/4-Spd/ Firestone Wide Ovals - NCRS Ready for sale

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1968 Chevrolet Corvette 427 Convertible

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Texas Classic Cars of Dallas

1912 W. Mockingbird Lane

Dallas. Texas. 75235

Dave at 214-213-7072 or Maris at 214-616-2317



Texas Classic Cars of Dallas is proud to present this beautifully restored 1968 Chevrolet Corvette 427 Convertible. This is a true Safari Yellow car with its #'s matching original drivetrain. This car has been rebuilt and restored from the engine to the paint and undercarriage. This was a rotisserie. frame-off restoration completed in 2009. According to our records. this car sold new at Roger Penske Chevrolet in Philadelphia. Pennsylvania at a cost of $5138. Enjoy our presentation and feel free to contact Dave at 214-213-7072 or Maris at 214-616-2317 with any questions.


427 cubic inch / 390 Horsepower Turbo Jet V8 - Number's Matching Original Engine

4-Speed Muncie Manual Transmission - Number's Matching Original Transmission

4-Wheel Power Disc Brakes

Power Steering

AM/FM Delco Radio

Safari Yellow Exterior

Black Convertible Soft Top

Black Vinyl Standard Interior

15-Inch Rally Wheels - Firestone Wide Oval Poly-Bias Correct Tires

Soft-Ray Tinted Windshield

3. 70 Gearing & Posi-Traction

Vacuum-Operated Headlamp Assemblies & Wiper Door Assembly

Fly Low or Fly High. Chevrolet's Corvette is America's Sports Car. This big block powered 427 rag top was photographed at the Dallas Love Field Frontiers of Flight Museum. located only minutes from our showroom. Be sure to visit our friends at the Flight Museum if you find yourself in Dallas. Texas.

The exterior showcases a beautiful Safari yellow finish throughout. The doors. convertible top lid. and the hood open and close correctly.

The engine is also matching numbers

Under the hood is the original #'s matching rebuilt 427 cubic inch V8. factory rated at 390 horsepower. The original casting number and block pad stampings are clear and legible.

Further inspection of the engine compartment will reveal correct components throughout along with a clean and detailed core support. inner fender wells and firewall. the inner fender lips are straight and smooth throughout this Vette.

Open the doors to 1968. the push-button door handles are a '68 only feature.

The interior features clean and detailed correct black bucket seating.

The dash displays functional factory gauges including the AM/FM Delco stereo.

The center console houses the Muncie 4-speed manual transmission shifter. The Muncie is the original 4-speed for this car.

The undercarriage is a further testament to the rotisserie-restored condition of this Corvette. This is your opportunity to own a collector quality 1968 Chevrolet Corvette 427 convertible in Safari Yellow.

The suspension has been rebuilt throughout. The engine. transmission. and differential were removed and rebuilt during the extensive restoration efforts.

You can see the Muncie transmission's VIN stamping and casting numbers.

The rear end is the factory unit with 3. 70 gearing and posi-traction.

The meticulous owner of this has had it since its restoration was completed in 2009. This Corvette is kept stored indoors and taken out and driven at least 40 or 50 miles each month to keep the systems in check. A Corvette is certainly a "driver's" car. It was built to drive. This example does down the road straight and has excellent power. Be sure to play our video/sound clip of this Corvette in action.

The vacuum-operated headlights work correctly as does the vacuum-operated wiper door assembly.

The black convertible top is in great shape. The rubber seals were replaced throughout this Corvette during its frame-off restoration. The glass and seals are in excellent condition as well.

The door panels are clean and detailed. left and right.

The original trim identification plate is intact. confirming the Safari Yellow paint and black vinyl interior.

The VIN plate is also in place. The windshield pillars are in excellent condition.

Enjoy our remaining photos and again feel free to contact Dave at 214-213-7072 or Maris at 214-616-2317 with any questions. This is your opportunity to own a collector quality 1968 Chevrolet Corvette 427 big block convertible in Safari Yellow.

The Firestone Wide Ovals are the correct tire for this Corvette.





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 The winning bidder must contact us within 24 hours to proceed with payment and delivery arrangements.
The winning bidder must submit a 20% non refundable deposit within 48 hours of the close of the auction to secure the vehicle unless other arrangements are made with us.
Our preferred method of payment is bank wire transfer. or 3rd party financing. We can work with you if that is a problem. All funds must be in US dollars only. Please be sure to have full payment or approved financing in place before making your final bid. Feel free to call us with any questions.
The buyer agrees to pay remaining balance due within 5 days of the close of the auction. All financial transactions must be completed before the vehicle leaves our dealership.

We are a licensed Texas dealership.  It is required that we collect all tax. title and license fees from Texas residents at the time of the sale. We will do all of the title work. Non Texas residents are responsible for paying taxes in his/her state. Overseas customers will be charged a $30. 00 fee for wire transfers. We must collect a vehicle inventory tax of . 002277% and a small documentary fee of $75. 00 on ALL sales.
The buyer is responsible for all shipping charges. We can refer you to a number of national and international shippers. Once the vehicle leaves our dealership. we will take no further responsibility for the vehicle.
This vehicle is being sold as is. where is. with no warranty expressed. written or implied. The seller shall not be responsible for the correct description. authenticity. genuine. or defects herein. and makes no warranty in connection therewith. Although every effort is made on our part to accurately describe vehicle you. it is the buyers responsibility to see that his/her classic and collector car purchase meets their individual criteria. Any descriptions or representations are for identification purposes only and are not to be construed as a warranty of any type. The seller will make every effort to disclose any known defects associated with the vehicle at the buyers request prior to the close of the sale. Seller assumes no responsibility for any oral or written statements about the vehicle. A personal or 3rd party inspection prior to purchase is highly recommended.  

I want to note that as a Texas dealership. we reserve the right to end this auction at any time should this vehicle sell on our showroom floor.

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