My ride, and also my favorite classic sports car

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This Corvette has a 5,7 liter L48 V8 engine, and a four speed manual gearbox.
In 1975 Chevrolet produced only 4629 Corvette convertibles.
1975 was also the last year for the C3 Corvette convertible.
I bought this Corvette in July 2007.

The colour-code for this car is: Glasurit - 3x07x11.00 (Reihe-22VOC3.5)

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Pictures below is before pace car spoiler and new wheels



1975 Chevrolet Corvette (Brochure)

Vin number

VIN-Number

1

Z

67

J

5

S

418267

Division

Series

Body

Engine Code

Model Year

Plant

Serial Number

 

Division

Chevrolet

Series

Corvette

Body

The body style of the vehicle.  67=Convertible and 37=Coupe

Engine Code

The RPO for the engine.  J=L48 and T=L82

Model Year

The last digit of the model year.  5=1975

Plant

The plant the vehicle was produced.  S=St Louis

Serial Number

The unique serial number assigned to each vehicle

 


Documentation on previous owners and other interesting papers followed the car.
Below is a result of what I managed to figure out going through it.


My Corvette was bought new the 18th of June 1975 by Michael J Alesch of Sioux City, Iowa.
It was bought at Chuck Wood Chev Co in Le Mars, Iowa.

In 1987 it was sold to Steele Ford-Mercury in Le Mars, Iowa.

Next owner is Domenic Vecchio of FT.Collins, Colorado.
November the 20th 2000 he sells the car to Fred McIntyre of West Seneca, New York.

In 2002 Corvette is sold to James Bartone of New Kensington, Pennsylvania.

In 2006 it is sold to Arne Bjune of Virginia Beach, Virginia.
Early in 2007 it arrives in Norway, where I bought it from the dealer Phoenix US Cars in Tonsberg.
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By Audun Kolstad (Fvn-TV)


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