The urethane rear bumper, now in its second year, reappeared as a one-piece seamless unit. Application: C3 1980 Corvette Why would you want to spend a lot of money on a new paint job that just won't look as good as it should with emblems that are worn out or faded? Thus what was called the Limited Edition Indy Pace Car Replica Corvette made up some 15 percent of total production. The L-82 engine remained at 250 hp 186 kW and the 454 cu in 7. The 1973 model was unique as it was the only year with a soft front end and chrome rear bumpers. The engine line-up included the L79, a 350 hp 261 kW high performance version of the 327 cu in 5. By '82 there was one, a four-speed automatic.
Now you can replace the tired emblems with these fresh reproductions from Southern Car Parts. Big-block selection was down to one engine but increased. The interior of this 1968 Corvette L79 Convertible shows recent vinyl seats in leather pattern , door panels, and carpet, all exc. This great looking reproduction C3 1979 Corvette Fuel Door Flag Emblem will bring a showroom shine to your Corvette. Southern Car Parts always has the best quality reproduction parts at the best prices, and you can be sure they're as good as the original.
Red, yellow and white Hot Wheels logo on hood and doors. Replace your worn and pitted bumper letters with our great looking reproduction letters so that your car will look its best. The new urethane bumper assembly added thirty-five pounds to the front end. Our reproduction hood numbers are manufactured to original specifications and easy to put on your car. Take note of any clunks, smoke, valve train noise, or sloppiness in the steering, transmission, or brakes.
Resume allowed the driver to return to a preset speed. For two and a half months Corvettes were produced at both St. Carried over from the previous year were seven available rear axle ratios ranging from 2. This would be the last year for the convertible body as the buying public opted more and more for the coupe, plus the fact that convertibles were being phased out industry wide. Noteworthy is that about 82% of the cars were ordered with manual transmissions in 1968.
The passenger compartment was widened by one inch. Application: C3 1979 Corvette It's not often that we are this excited to offer such a great quality reproduction C3 1978 Corvette product. The enduring new body's concealed moved into position via a vacuum operated system rather than electrically as on the previous generation, and the new hide-away utilized a problematic vacuum door. This model year was the first corvette to use a fiberglass rear , now a Corvette trademark. We know that these items are in high demand for Corvette owners. This car was originally equipped with a roof panel carrier, which is included, but is missing the straps.
Make sure your paint investment is worth it with new emblems and you'll be on your way to a showroom new look for your C3 Corvette. Exterior door handles were redesigned so the finger plate would actuate the door, eliminating the separate release button. The engine line-up and horsepower ratings were also carried over from the previous year as were the 3 and 4-speed. So take some time and search our Southern Car Parts inventory for the correct C3 Corvette Stingray emblem that you need. The final year for the C3 was 1982 this final model year had every improvement that 14 years of evolution brings. Cruise control was only available on cars with automatic transmissions.
What are these cars worth? Y — Corvette 87 Sixth and Seventh Digit Body Type. The interior of this 1978 Corvette Pace Car shows vg-exc factory leather seats, carpet, gauges, steering wheel, door panels, dash pad, and carpet. You really don't want to reuse those old emblems and take away from the look of expensive new paint. Financing Available with long terms and low rates. The collector car market fluctuates from year to year and is influenced by the economy and the whims of the hobby.
The pace car spoiler package was carried over as optional equipment and the car was just a great all around sports car. Dual exhaust pipes were routed to a single converter, then split again leading to dual mufflers and tailpipes. These great looking reproduction C3 1969-1973 Corvette Fuel Door Flag Emblems will bring a showroom shine to your Corvette. This was also the last year of the removable rear window. We want to help you to make the most of your browsing experience; please report any broken links or typos to our webmaster at. Last year for true dual exhaust, last year for big-block engine in a Corvette. .
Backup lights were integrated into the inboard , headlight washers were added, and front were made all black. A new paint job just doesn't look good with emblems that are worn out or faded. If your C2 C3 1967-1969 Corvette Hood Numbers are in any way damaged or missing, then you have found the right place. New was the , a 350 cu in 5. Code correct Monaco Orange exterior, code correct Black vinyl interior, matching auxiliary hardtop, convertible top.
The optional L-82 engine increased to 225 hp 168 kW. The final model C3 Corvette's published performance numbers were 0-60 in 7. The 350 cu in 5. Buyers loved the styling and bling and as long as it had an adequate V8, they snapped them up in droves. Initially, 2500 Indy 500 replica pacers—100 for each year of production—were scheduled for sale.