1968 Chevrolet Corvette
350 c.i. 4bbl. V8 @ 300HP+ - Polished Aluminum Intake, Long Tube Headers4-Speed Manual TransmissionPower SteeringPower 4-Wheel-Disc Brakes - Upgraded Booster & Master, ChromedAir Conditioning & HeatAuxilary Color-Matched HardtopBlack Convertible Soft TopCustom Brilliant YellowCustom Black & Yellow Vinyl UpholsteryCenter ConsoleFactory TachometerTilt Steering ColumnLouver InsertsFiberoptic Indicators15-Inch Factory Wheels & B.F. Goodrich Radial T/A tires @ 255/60R15s x 4Kenwood AM/FM CD Stereo
Texas Classic Cars of Dallas is proud to showcase this restored 1968 Chevrolet Corvette Convertible. This car has been finished in a custom brilliant yellow and shows well throughout. Power is courtesy of a later 350 c.i. 4bbl. V8 with upgrades, paired with the Muncie 4-speed manual transmission. This car is complete with its removable hardtop and black convertible soft top. The interior features the stock components with exception of custom yellow & black seat upholstery. The Dallas Love Field Frontiers of Flight Museum is the location for the majority of our photos of this favorite American Sports Car, the Corvette. Be sure and visit the historic Flight Museum if you find yourself in Dallas, Texas. They are located only minutes from Texas Classic Cars of Dallas' showroom.
The body lines show well and the gaps look great. This is a solid car. 1968 would be the first year of this classic C3 body style and one of the most attractive Corvette designs to date. Open the doors to 1968. The engine compartment is detailed in polished aluminum & chrome. Power is courtesy of a 350 c.i. 4bbl. V8 ( non matching #s). The braking system has been updated with a later master cylinder & brake booster (chromed) The air conditioning system features updated components as well. Ceramic-coated long tube headers flow through a true dual exhaust system. Be sure to play our video of this Corvette in action. The door handle design is unique to a 1968 Corvette, with an added pushbutton.
The interior is largely correct. The factory seats were re-upholstered in a custom yellow & black. The center console is in good condition as is the dash. The factory gauges are functional with exception of the clock. The door panels are in good condition, unique to the 1968 Corvette. The door undersides are in excellent condition. The door weatherstripping has been replaced, left and right. The original VIN plate and trim identification plate are in place and legible.
Further inspection of the engine compartment will reveal clean and solid inner fenders, firewall, and core support structure. The hood underside is painted and detailed as well. A polished Pro-Com intake is equipped along with a Holley 4bbl. carburetor. The wheels of choice are the factory 15-inch Rallys, fitted with B.F. Goodrich Radial T/A tires all around. The black convertible soft top has been replaced and is in great shape, fastening securely into place. The auxiliary hardtop is also in very good condition, complete with weatherstrip and intact headliner.
The frame and flooring are in good condition. The suspension shows well front to back as does the engine, transmission and differential. Please look carefully through the detailed photos. The front end has been rebuilt in recent history.