1978 Chevrolet Corvette C3

Lot: 792

Sold for (£): Unsold
Offered for sale is a 5.7L 1978 Chevrolet Corvette C3 automatic that has been with the current owner for the last 2 years. Coming with an extensive history file, this lot's condition scores an impressive 107 / 135.

Classic Car Auctions says:

25th Anniversary, third-generation, 'shark nose', Vette .... .....

  • A superb example of the believed 25th Anniversary Motor Show car in 1978
  • Presenting in white with a black leather interior
  • Coming from a private collection 
  • Supplied with a comprehensive history file dating back to its earlier years
  • This C3 has certainly been cossetted over its lifetime and it clearly shows


Lot Details

Registration: BUR 451S RHD/LHD: Left Hand Drive
Year: 1978 Engine size: 5.7L
Make: Chevrolet Odometer reading (miles): 74977
Model: Corvette C3 MOT expiry:
Warranted: No Chassis number: 1Z87L8S404994

Vendor Condition Report

Overall: 107 / 135


Bodywork: Glass:
Paint: Chrome:


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Vehicle History

About the Condition Report

A lot's condition report is compiled based on information provided to CCA by the vendor of the lot. CCA has no access to lots prior to a sale but does review its condition on the day of the sale. CCA strongly recommends viewing a lot prior to a sale as it cannot guarantee the accuracy of the information provided.
Poor Numerous faults / Extensive damage / Many missing parts / Project or donor car
Fair Basic condition / Requires attention mechanically & cosmetically / Some damage / Some missing parts
Good Every-day useable classic car / Driven & enjoyed / Commensurate with age & mileage / Drives and looks as it should / Some vehicle history
Very good Almost pristine / Mechanically & cosmetically sound / Driven only occasionally / Extensive vehicle history
Excellent Pristine / Original / Documented nut & bolt ground-up restoration / Stored professionally / Trailered only / Complete vehicle history