1978 Corvette Limited Edition Indy Pace Car – L48 – Auto – 5,100 Original Miles!

1978 Chevrolet Corvette Pace Car

Condition: Used
Make: Chevrolet
Model: Corvette
SubModel: Pace Car
Type: Coupe
Trim: 2dr T-Top
Year: 1978
Mileage: 5,122
VIN: 1Z87L8S904877
Color: Black
Engine: 350ci V8
Cylinders: 8
Fuel: Gasoline
Transmission: Automatic
Drive type: RWD
Interior color: Siver
Vehicle Title: Clear
Item location: Scottsdale, Arizona, United States
Air Conditioning, Power Windows

Description for Chevrolet Corvette 1978

1978 Corvette Limited Edition Indy Pace Car – L48 – Auto – 5,100 Original Miles!
All Original Car - Only 5K Original Miles - Like New!!
Here is a beautiful and original, two owner, 1978 Corvette Limited Edition Indy Pace Car Replica that has spent most of its? life in sunny and dry Arizona and in a climate controlled garage! I am selling it for a friend of mine. It has 5,152 original, pampered miles and still has its original paint and interior and it's beautiful!
The 62nd running of the Indy 500 on May 28, 1978, marked the 1st time the Chevrolet Corvette had been selected as the Indy 500 Pace car. Other than mandatory safety features, the Corvette needed no modifications to meet the pace car specifications. A production run of 2,500 was planned. But so many potential buyers wanted one that the goal quickly expanded to roughly one for every Chevrolet dealer or a total production run of 6,502.
It is an accident free and unmolested body with it?s original paint finish and the original decals still in the original box. Another set of decals was also purchased and goes with the vehicle. The CARFAX is clean with no issues.
These Pace Cars were all loaded with most options available and this one includes the desirable Automatic transmission. The AC blows Ice Cold and everything appears to work as it should. It still retains its original tires and it has had plenty of normal maintenance over the years. It does have all new stainless steel sleeved brake calipers installed. This beauty runs and drives like a new car and turns heads wherever we take it! Includes the original books, shop manuals and the original build sheet. The original floor mats have never been used and included is a bra and car cover. This classic is ready to be a fun summertime driver!
These unmolested and unique Corvettes are very collectible and very sought after! Very limited production and interesting and appealing color combination! Garaged and pampered and ready for Show or Go! Feel free to email or call Bob at 480-628-4778 or 480-314-0669 for any questions you might have. We welcome International bidders. Good Luck in the bidding!

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