1978 Chevrolet Corvette Overview

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1978 Chevrolet Corvette Overview

1978 can be remembered as the year when two roads crossed: Wall Street and the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. The Wall Street journal reported that the limited edition 1978 Indianapolis Pace Car Replica Corvette was a smart investment. As a result, buyers were paying up to twice the sticker price to have one of these cars in their garages.
Otherwise, the 1978 Chevrolet Corvette celebrated its 25th Anniversary in style. Aside from leading the pace lap at Indy, all cars were given a 25th Anniversary emblem, Electric Defrost!!!!. The car had a slight redesign, including the first fastback rear since 1967 and completely redesigned instruments.
The engine choices remained in the 350-ci small-block V8 category. A 135 kW capable of 185 horsepower and a 164 kW capable of 220 horsepower were available for the 1978 model year.

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    I Have A 78 Corvette With The Independent Steering. If I Put The Car On Jac...

    While on jack stands the back wheels spin very little when its in gear

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    15 views with 1 answer (last answer about a month ago)

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    I have a 1978 25th anniversary Corvette. I was tld it was also a Pace Car edition. Is this possible and what would be the value of this Corvette? It has been modified some.

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    I have a 78 2-tone silver, 25 anniversary vette, that i need to sell for my stepfather, he is the original owner and ordered this car when he owned a dealership. I was told it is one of the first ...

    31 views with 3 answers (last answer 2 months ago)

    1978 Corvette Engine Color

    I'm rebuilding an engine for a 1978 Corvette, the engine we removed was a bluish green color and I would like to maintain the authenticity of the car so , what would the color code Be?

    21 views with 1 answer (last answer 4 months ago)