- 14,575 original miles- Tank sticker never removed from tank- Protect-O-Plate, order form and dealer invoice- Original Marlboro Maroon paint and interior- Original 427/435 HP engine- One owner until 2003- Early in its life, this car was drag raced- An affidavit is with the car that states the original engine was rebuilt during its drag racing career. When the engine was rebuilt, the engine pad was decked and the correct assembly codes and VIN derivative were reapplied and all other numbers are correct- Factory side exhaust- 4-speed manual transmission- F41 suspension- Power brakes- AM/FM radio, tinted windshield- Rally wheels with white stripe tires- Purchased new by Richard Karpenko on April 25, 1967 from Porter Chevrolet in Cambridge, Massachusetts- Photo of drag racing time slips showing 11.33 1/4 mile at 123.79 MPH and 11.71 1/4 mile at 125.69 with 125 MPH club patch- Vintage photographs of the car upon delivery and racing on the drag strip- Original owner's manual in pouch with hand written maintenance log on back page- Corvette Welcome set and letter, sales brochure Excise tax receipt from 1974, copy of the 1973 title application, radio antenna tag and instruction booklet, letters between 1st and 2nd ownerTo be sold at the Indy 2020 auction, Indianapolis, IN, May 12-17, 2020. To consign a car or to register to bid, visit the Mecum web site: www.mecum.com or call (262) 275-5050
Recalls & Defects
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UNDER THESE CONDITIONS, THE VEHICLE OPERATOR MAY NOT BE ABLE TO STOP THE CAR, POSSIBLY RESULTING IN A VEHICLE CRASH.
REMANUFACTURERD REAR BRAKE CALIPERS, PART NOS. 18-7019, 18-7020, 16-7019, AND 16-7020, MANUFACTURED FROM FEBRUARY 1, 2002, TO APRIL, 25, 2003., AND FOR USE ON 1965 THRU 1982 CHEVROLET CORVETTES. THE SUBJECT BRAKE CALIPERS WERE MANUFACTURED USING IMPROPERLY MANUFACTURED PISTON SEALS. THESE SEALS ARE INTENDED TO PREVENT FLUID LEAKAGE BETWEEN THE CALIPER HOUSING AND THE PISTONS. THESE BRAKE CALIPERS ARE FOR USE ONLY ON 1965 THRU 1982 CHEVROLET CORVETTE VEHICLES. THIS RECALL DOES NOT INVOLVE GENERAL MOTORS CORPORATION OR ANY OF ITS PRODUCTS.