While the world goes crazy over the latest mid-engine Chevrolet Corvette we’d like to bring your attention to the timeless classic appeal of this 1966 C2 Corvette. The second-generation Corvette brought with it a coupe body style with fastback styling and iconic hidden lights that swiveled out of view. It also introduced several mechanical improvements over the first generation of Corvette, including power-assisted brakes, a better approach to weight distribution, faster steering, and a new independent rear suspension system. This Rally Red 1966 Chevrolet Corvette is for sale in Fithian, IL. A 1966 edition, it sports a 427 big-block V8. This car has reportedly been garaged after a full frame-off restoration and maintains numbers matching status.
This Corvette C2 features a black interior which appears to be in remarkable condition for a car of its age. With no notable modifications made inside or out, this 1966 Chevrolet Corvette C2 prioritizes originality and it shows.
In 1966, the C2 Corvette was offered in two different performance trims with Chevy’s big-block V8. This is the 390hp version of the 427-cubic-inch engine. Power is transmitted to the road via a pure and engaging 4-speed manual gearbox. This car also features stainless steel brakes.