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1966 Chevrolet Corvette Black Roadster - Big Block Early Production 427cu/400hp

4 Speed, Triple Black

$138,000

$128,000

Plus Taxes & Licensing
Tripe Black

For the 1966 Corvette, the big-block V-8 came in two forms: 390 hp (290 kW) (Early versions were rated at 400 hp but changed to 390 hp) on 10.25:1 compression, and 425 bhp via 11:1 compression, larger intake valves, a bigger Holley four-barrel carburetor on an aluminum manifold, mechanical lifters, and four- instead of two-hole main bearing caps.
The 1966 model’s frontal appearance was mildly altered with an eggcrate grille insert to replace the previous horizontal bars, and the coupe lost its roof-mounted extractor vents, which had proven inefficient. Corvettes also received an emblem in the corner of the hood for 1966. Head rests were a new option, one of the rarest options was the Red/Red Automatic option with power windows and air conditioning from factory which records show production numbered only 7 convertibles and 33
coupes.

Triple Black: Tuxedo Black with Black Top and Black Interior

  • 4 Barrel Carburetor
  • 4 Speed Close Ratio Manual Transmission
  • AM - FM Alpine Stereo
  • AM - FM Radio
  • Cast Aluminum Knock-Off Wheels
  • Gold Line Tires
  • Magazine Article about Early 400hp 396cu Engines
  • Posi-traction Rear end
  • Racing Steering Wheel
  • Side Exhaust Pipes
  • Side Pipes
  • Teakwood Steering Wheel

Poster for this car is coming soon.

Year: 1966
Make: Chevrolet
Model: Corvette
Doors: 2
Body Style: Roadster
Exterior Color: Black with Black Top
Interior Color: Black
Mileage: 8,693
Engine: 427 cu. in.
Horsepower: 400
Carburetor: 4 Barrel
Transmission: 4-Speed Manual Close Ratio
Condition: Excellent
Radio: AM / FM
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