1968 Chevrolet Corvette

L89 Race Car

Summary

  • Year of manufacture 
    1968
  • Car type 
    Coupé
  • Competition car 
    Yes
  • Drive 
    LHD
  • Condition 
    Used
  • Exterior brand colour 
    Red
  • Interior colour 
    Other
  • Location
  • Exterior colour 
    Other
  • Gearbox 
    Manual
  • Drivetrain 
    2wd
  • Fuel type 
    Petrol

Description

RM Auctions: Automobiles of London
October 27, 2010
ADMISSION:
Admission to this event requires the purchase of an official auction catalogue available for £50. The catalogue admits two and must be presented at the entrance to the sale to be granted entry.
AUCTION LOCATION
Battersea Evolution
Chelsea Bridge Entrance, Battersea Park
London, United Kingdom SW11 4NJ
AUCTION:
October 27, 2010
PREVIEW:
October 26, 2010
October 27, 2010
To be offered at auction WITHOUT RESERVE ,Wednesday, October 27, 2010
Chassis No.
194678S404229
Estimate:
£100,000-£140,000
543 hp, 427 cu. in. RPO L71 overhead valve V-8 engine, RPO L89 aluminium cylinder heads, Muncie M21 close-ratio four-speed gearbox, independent front suspension with upper and lower A-arms and coil springs, independent rear suspension with half-shafts, lateral struts, radius rods and a single transverse leaf spring, telescopic Koni shock absorbers front and rear, 4.11:1 rear axle, and heavy-duty four-wheel hydraulic disc brakes. Wheelbas