Oldest Known C3 Corvette Offered for Sale

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Oldest Known C3 Corvette Offered for Sale


The oldest known C3 Corvette in existence is currently up for sale at an Ohio dealership.

MBP Motorcars of Marysville, Ohio is offering the 1968 Corvette coupe with VIN 00002.

According to the sellers, the car features Corvette Bronze paint over a Dark Orange vinyl interior and has undergone a nut and bolt, body off restoration.

Oldest Known C3 Corvette Offered for Sale


Documentation and certification are extensive, with judging sheets provided for 2016 Bloomington Gold Gold Certification, 2015 NCRS Top Flight, 2016 Boca Raton Concours Best in Class, 2016 Ault Park Concours, and 2018 Bloomington Gold Special Collection.

Mechanically, the Corvette is said to have its original matching numbers drivetrain with CCAS Affirmation for the 327/350 HP L79 engine and Muncie M21 4-speed transmission. The car has covered just 40,021 miles since new.

Oldest Known C3 Corvette Offered for Sale

The Stingray retains its original no-hit body and comes with ownership history since new. The buyer will receive the original Protect-o-Plate, owner’s manual, radio card, and more, along with the First 15 1968 Corvette Shipping Data Reports. Also included is a binder of documentation/awards, restoration receipts, and restoration photos.

Oldest Known C3 Corvette Offered for Sale

Oldest Known C3 Corvette Offered for Sale

Oldest Known C3 Corvette Offered for Sale

Oldest Known C3 Corvette Offered for Sale


Source:
MBP Motorcars

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5 COMMENTS

  1. Love that color. My first car in the late 70’s was a 68 RS/SS Camaro in that color. Great memories.

  2. Joe is wrong. C3’s are the most beautiful design that Corvette ever had. My C3’s (I have a 73 and a 76) turn heads wherever I go.

    Doug is right. This one shown is a convertible.

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