THIS VEHICLE HAS BEEN CONSIGNED TO THE UPCOMING BARRETT JACKSON AUTO AUCTION BEING HELD IN SCOTTSDALE, AZ JANUARY 12-20, 2019. THIS VEHICLE IS SELLING AT NO RESERVE ON FRIDAY JANUARY 18, 2019. LOT #1070.1
This authentic 1967 Chevrolet Corvette 427 Coupe is the real deal and a documented one owner car until 2010. This car was verified in November 2018 by Corvette expert Roy Sinor and a copy of his report is included. As documented on 1967 Corvette dealer order form #59664 this car was ordered on November 11th, 1966 by salesman E.R. Morris, Jr of Morris Chevrolet located in King George, VA for local customer Janis “John” Jablovskis. John took delivery on February 16th, 1967. The car retains its original color of Marlboro Maroon with black standard interior. It was ordered with AM-FM Radio, tinted glass, 427-390hp V8 Turbojet engine, 4-speed close ratio manual transmission and posi-traction rear axle. This car was restored many years ago by well-known Roberts Corvette Center. Since completion the car has been in the original owner’s and second owner’s possession with limited exposure. It’s achieved an NCRS Regional Top Flight Award in 2014, which is accompanied by NCRS letter of congratulations by Co-Judging Chairman Joel Stieglitz. The car scored a 96.8 and after additional items were corrected so it would score a higher at the next event. Unlike most Corvettes this car has tons of original documentation including the dealer order form, two dealer bill of sales, dealer tax receipt, window sticker, dealer car owner’s companion pouch, owner’s manual, protection plan warranty booklet with metal protector plate, AM-FM radio operating manual, wheel trim ring instruction card, glovebox tire pressure sticker and seventeen inspection receipts from 1967-1980. Other documentation includes restoration receipts, photos of before and during restoration, notarized signed affidavit from August 26th, 2010 by original owner stating he was the original owner of the car, copies of transaction including bill of sale to second owner, signed photo of original owner with car after sale and second owner title application and inspection sheets. The exterior body is very straight and the Marlboro Maroon paint is show quality. The black stinger really pops. The car sits on Firestone Deluxe Champion red line tires. The standard black interior is in excellent condition. Everything is in working order including the clock. The engine compartment is very detailed and home to the original matching-numbers 427/390hp V8. The engine runs and performs great. The engine is coupled to the original matching-numbers 4-speed close ratio manual transmission and rear end. The undercarriage is very clean and presentable. This two owner car has 78,938 original miles. Some original parts are included. It has been serviced and detailed, which is documented with an invoice that is included.