1978 Corvette Indy 500 Pace Car 25th Anniversary
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1978 Corvette Indy 500 Pace Car 25th Anniversary used for sale

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To mark the Corvette's silver anniversary

Chevrolet had the most significant redesign since 1968

The 1978 Corvette had new fastback rear styling



1978 Corvette Indy 500 Pace Car 25th Anniversary

1978 Corvette Indy 500 Pace Car 25th Anniversary



creating more passenger space and a larger rear window

The interior was also modernized

The speedometer and tachometer were redesigned

In a new squarer more vertical style

and

A glove box was added



1978 Corvette Indy 500 Pace Car 25th Anniversary

1978 Corvette Indy 500 Pace Car 25th Anniversary

1978 Corvette Indy 500 Pace Car 25th Anniversary

1978 Corvette Indy 500 Pace Car 25th Anniversary

1978 Corvette Indy 500 Pace Car 25th Anniversary

1978 Corvette Indy 500 Pace Car 25th Anniversary

1978 Corvette Indy 500 Pace Car 25th Anniversary



all 1978 Corvettes had a 25th Anniversary emblem

1978 was not only Corvette's 25th birthday

But

Also the first time they paced the Indy 500

To celebrate the event

Chevrolet built a series of pace car replicas

Chevrolet was extremely proud

Of the fact that as a pace car the

~ Corvette ~



1978 Corvette Indy 500 Pace Car 25th Anniversary




was the first car to use a completely stock drive train

The first to be built from a one piece fiberglass body

and

The only pure two seater since before World War II

These pace car replicas had their own

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN)

Separate from the standard Corvette

Another first for the marquee

The difference between the VIN number

For the standard Corvette

and

Pace car replica is in the eighth digit

The pace car replica has a 9

The Corvette has a 4

As well as having their own identification

The pace car replicas had their own paint scheme

Which consisted of a two tone paint with a red stripe

The first 300 pace car replicas

Had tires specially made by Goodyear

with

'Corvette'

Imprinted on the side

The extremely high demand

For the pace car continually increased

The quantity produced

And

In the end

Chevrolet decided to build

One for every Corvette dealer

a total of only 6,502



1978 Corvette Indy 500 Pace Car 25th Anniversary




Vin # 1Z8748S900717

L-82 350 Motor

Automatic Trans

A/C

Glass T-Tops



1978 Corvette Indy 500 Pace Car 25th Anniversary




Factory CB

Power Windows

39,688 Miles

Car Runs and Drives

Very Good

Pace Car Decals

Still in Original Boxes

Car will make a Great Investment

It can do nothing but

Go up in Value



Top surfaces has spider cracks

Carpet is discolored



Please understand I don't own this Vette personally

I am a full time broker selling for a customer

My goal is to bring the buyer and seller together

I do my very best to tell you what I know

I encourage and very much support a pre-buy inspection

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1978 Corvette Indy 500 Pace Car 25th Anniversary

1978 Corvette Indy 500 Pace Car 25th Anniversary

1978 Corvette Indy 500 Pace Car 25th Anniversary

1978 Corvette Indy 500 Pace Car 25th Anniversary

1978 Corvette Indy 500 Pace Car 25th Anniversary

1978 Corvette Indy 500 Pace Car 25th Anniversary

1978 Corvette Indy 500 Pace Car 25th Anniversary

1978 Corvette Indy 500 Pace Car 25th Anniversary

1978 Corvette Indy 500 Pace Car 25th Anniversary

1978 Corvette Indy 500 Pace Car 25th Anniversary

1978 Corvette Indy 500 Pace Car 25th Anniversary

1978 Corvette Indy 500 Pace Car 25th Anniversary

1978 Corvette Indy 500 Pace Car 25th Anniversary

1978 Corvette Indy 500 Pace Car 25th Anniversary

1978 Corvette Indy 500 Pace Car 25th Anniversary

1978 Corvette Indy 500 Pace Car 25th Anniversary

1978 Corvette Indy 500 Pace Car 25th Anniversary

1978 Corvette Indy 500 Pace Car 25th Anniversary

1978 Corvette Indy 500 Pace Car 25th Anniversary

1978 Corvette Indy 500 Pace Car 25th Anniversary

1978 Corvette Indy 500 Pace Car 25th Anniversary

1978 Corvette Indy 500 Pace Car 25th Anniversary

1978 Corvette Indy 500 Pace Car 25th Anniversary

1978 Corvette Indy 500 Pace Car 25th Anniversary

1978 Corvette Indy 500 Pace Car 25th Anniversary

1978 Corvette Indy 500 Pace Car 25th Anniversary

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