1967 Chevrolet Corvette 427/435

With only 200 miles since an extensive body-off restoration this 1967 Chevrolet Corvette Sting Ray in Formal Black with red leather interior, look absolutely stunning. It has a Stinger hood painted in contrasting red.

This was the last year of the second generation Corvettes that had been around since 1963. Highly refined during those 5 years, Chevrolet had really got it right this year - it was the cleanest looking of the 1963-67 generation.

Gone were the three fake front louvers from the previous year and replaced with 5 functioning ones.

1967 Chevrolet Corvette 427V8

Side view showing the 5 functioning vents and the side exhaust

You can clearly see the bulge of the stinger hood which was put on the 427 equipped cars so that the bigger engine could be accommodated.

The interior has real leather seats which were optional. Note the manual transmission and the parking brake relocated this year from under the dash to the center console.

1967 Chevrolet Corvette Interior

Immaculate interior

New for this year was the single backup light, mounted above the license plate.

1967 Corvette Rear

Rear view

Standard engine for the Corvette in 1967 was the 327 cubic inch Turbo-Fire V8 producing 300 horsepower. This car has the optional L71 427 cubic inch Turbo-Fire V8 with 3 x 2-barrel Holley carburetors. It produces 435 horsepower. 3,754 Corvettes were fitted with it this year. This is paired with a four-speed manual transmission - 88 percent of Corvettes this year were fitted with it!

427 Turbo-Jet V8 - 1967 Corvette

427 Turbo-Jet Tri-Power producing 435 horsepower

Wheelbase is 98" with an overall length of 175.2" (175.3" for the coupe) and a width of 69.6".

SOME CORVETTE OPTIONS FOR 1967 FITTED TO THIS CAR

Option

Price

L71 427 cid / 435 hp V8 Tri-Power engine

$437

Leather seats (code 419)

$79

4-speed manual transmission

$184

Power steering

$94.80

Power brakes

$42.15

Side-mounted exhaust

$131.65

AM / FM Radio with rear antenna

$172.75

Chevrolet sold 8,504 Corvette Sting Ray Coupes for the 1967 model year, at a base price of $4,353.

This car is currently for sale on eBay. (follow the link for even more photos)

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