1972 Corvette project


 


Vehicle Description

UP FOR AUCTION IS A 1972 CORVETTE CONVERTIBLE, THE LAST YEAR FOR THE FRONT & REAR METAL BUMPERS. (ONLY 6508 CONVERTIBLES WERE MADE IN 1972) WE AT TOM'S VETTE SHOP, A CORVETTE RESTORATION SHOP BASED IN NY, STARTED TO RESTORE THIS CAR FOR A CUSTOMER WHO SUBSEQUENTLY FELL ON BAD TIMES AND HAD TO BAIL OUT OF THE CAR. RESTORATION WAS 75% COMPLETED. THERE IS OVER $29,500 ALREADY INVESTED IN THIS CAR. MY WIFE DECIDED TO PURCHASE IT FOR THOUSANDS LESS! SHE NOW HAS DECIDED SHE WANTS THE MONEY FOR AN SUV! GO FIGURE?? SO ITS UP FOR SALE, HER LOSS YOUR GAIN!! THIS CAR WOULD BE NICE FINISHED!!! NOW ABOUT THE CAR; THIS CAR WAS LAST REGISTERED IN 1984 IN NY, ON THE ROAD IN 1983. (SEE WINDSHIELD PIC) ITS BEEN SITTING UNDONE IN BODY SHOP SINCE. THE FRAME & ALUMINUM BODY MOUNTS ARE CLEAN !!! THIS RARE CORVETTE WAS ORIGINALLY ONTARIO ORANGE WITH SADDLE INTERIOR. THE ENGINE IS THE ORIGINAL # MATCH, 350/200HP SMALL BLOCK BORED OUT ONLY .030, BALANCED & BLUE PRINTED WITH A 350/350 CAM AND WILL NOW PRODUCE APPROX. 275HP. THE TRANSMISSION IS THE ORIGINAL TURBO400 WHICH ALSO HAS BEEN REBUILT. SHE CAME FROM THE FACTORY FULLY LOADED WITH THE FOLLOWING OPTIONS & QUANTITIES PRODUCED; .... AIR CONDITIONING ...3184. AUXILIARY HARD TOP...2646. & WHITE SOFT TOP ...6507. TILT/TELE COLUMN ...2509. POWER STEERING ...5481. POWER BRAKES ...3919. POWER WINDOWS ...1681. AM/FM STEREO ...1357. TINTED WINDOWS .... RARE REAR WINDOW DEFROSTER ...175. DELUXE SHOULDER BELT...749. & TURBO 400 AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION...3077.. WHEN WE DETAILED THE ENGINE & ENGINE COMPARTMENT WE ASSEMBLED IT WITH CORRECT NUMBERED & DATED COMPONENTS SUCH AS THE WATER PUMP, INTAKE MANIFOLD, DISTRIBUTOR, QJET CARB., POWER BRAKE BOOSTER / PG MASTER CYLINDER, VALVE COVERS, OIL PAN, FAN & FAN CLUTCH, SHROUD, BELTS, HOSES, ETC.,ETC., ETC. TOO MUCH TO LIST!!!!!! IF YOU ARE SERIOUS ABOUT BUYING THE CAR & WOULD LIKE A COPY OF THE PARTS LIST USED IN THE RESTORATION PLEASE EMAIL ME WHERE TO SEND IT. ALSO, DONE IN OUR RESTORATION WAS THE REPAIR OF THE WINDSHIELD FRAME. ALL THE PARTS YOU SEE IN THE PICS INCLUDING RECHROMED GM BUMPERS & DELUXE INTERIOR, REFINISHED LEATHER SEATS COME WITH THE CAR. IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS EMAIL ME OR CALL TOM @ TOMS VETTE SHOP 631-242-4276. ALSO, IF YOU WIN THE AUCTION & WOULD LIKE US TO FINISH OUR RESTORATION WE COULD DO IT FOR YOU AS WELL. SERIOUS BIDDERS ONLY!!!! IF YOU HAVE LESS THAN 5 FEEDBACKS CONTACT ME BEFORE BIDDING!!! A 10% NON-REFUNDABLE DEPOSIT IS DUE WITHIN 48HRS FROM CLOSE OF AUCTION. BALANCE DUE & CAR PICKED UP WITHIN 7 DAYS. I WILL BE GLAD TO SHOW THE CAR TO SERIOUS BUYERS ONLY, NOT TO DREAMERS ALSO, DO NOT ASK FOR THE RESERVE IT WILL NOT BE GIVEN!


 

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