West Coast Classics are proud to present an absolutely exceptional example of this beautifully restored and seemingly completely accident free very rare 1964 Chevrolet Corvette Sting Ray Fastback Coupe with it's original matching #'s L76 327cid 365HP V8 engine and finished in it's original and quite stunning 'Silver Blue' factory color paint with it's original correct 'Blue' vinyl trim code STD interior and with standard options including bucket seats, cockpit cluster console, simulated walnut steering wheel, full carpeting, complete instrumentation and clock and boasting added factory options including:
327/365HP L76 V8 Engine ($107) 4 spd Muncie close ratio manual transmission ($188) 4 seasons Air Conditioning ($421) PB AM/FM Radio ($176) Positraction Axle 370R ($43) Transistor Ignition EQ ($75) Vacuum Power Brakes ($43) Tinted Glass ($16) Back Up Lamps ($10) 670x15 4 Ply WSW ($31)
The car is very striking and seemingly completely accident and obviously rust-free and looks extremely impressive in it's professionally repainted original 'Silver Blue' (#912 Color Code, 1 of only 3,121 in this color) factory color paint with it's original matching 'Blue' (#490 Trim Code) vinyl interior in exceptional condition throughout. The car is mostly all original and numbers matching including it's original matching #'s L76 327/365HP V8 'RU' suffix code engine (correct code for every 327/365HP, MT, AC, IG car matched to it's correct casting # 3782870) which is extremely strong and powerful; it's original 4 speed Muncie close ratio (correct #3851325 1964-65) manual transmission; correct #3858403 Aluminum clutch bell housing & correct #3846429 tailshaft housing; the car also now boasts a computer controlled 'Holly Sniper EFI' self tuning carburetor.
This particular car drives absolutely magnificently and the L76 engine sounds exactly as it should, quite awesome - must be driven and seen to be truly appreciated - drives straight as an arrow with no strange road wobbles, shakes or rattles - a truly remarkable daily driver that will give any modern day sports car a run for it's money! The Muncie close ratio M20 4 speed manual transmission shifts smoothly through all the gears and the temperature always remains cool!
This is one highly desirable and extremely collectible unabused and restored examples of one of the best styling efforts of the decade, a genuine grand touring car in every sense of the word, this shortest lived Corvette design (1963-67) is probably the most sought after apart from the 1953-1957 models and is increasing in value and desirability each year!
This particular fully loaded and all original matching #'s 'RU' code L76 example with very rare factory options including air conditioning, power brakes, 4 spd manual transmission & transistor ignition is sure to prove a most worthy investment or simply a great daily driver for any Corvette enthusiast or classic American car enthusiast!