Gateway Classic Cars
1237 Central Park Dr
For sale in our Denver showroom is a true American classic, a very original 1966 Chevrolet Corvette Coupe. This beauty scored a 98.7 NCRS Duntov Mark of Excellence Award at the National level. The year was 1966, Lyndon Johnson was President, Paperback Writer by the Beatles debuted and this brand-new Corvette was rolling onto the streets. Times were different then, cars had character, attitude, and horsepower. This Chevrolet is Milano Maroon in color and looking inside youll find saddle vinyl interior that looks near new, as it's NOS GM material. Just take a look at the HD pictures and video to understand how clean this Corvette is. The ground-up restoration took place in 2013. Under the hood is the original, numbers matching 327 CID V8 (300 HP) engine. The engine was rebuilt with a performance camshaft raising the horsepower to 350. Backing the 327 engine is a Powerglide automatic transmission that shifts great. Options include: AM/FM radio, power brakes, power steering, telescopic wheel, seat belts, vinyl interior, bias ply tires, and aluminum alloy knock off wheels - not reproduction. The rear-end gears are 3.36:1 which make for great all-around driving. The current owner has owned this vehicle since 1979 and has kept it under his close watch and care. You wont find too many 66s like this one. The originality of this Corvette is stunning, heck, the fan clutch is original. If you are looking for an investment piece, show car, cruiser, or crazy enough to daily drive this engineering masterpiece, this Corvette wont steer you wrong. To view the car in greater detail, including an HD video and 100+ HD pictures, visit www.gatewayclassiccars.com or our Denver showroom. Call 303-872-4722 for more information.