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Corvette Of The Day: 1968 Chevrolet Corvette C3 Restomod

Inspired by the Mako Shark II, this custom 1968 Chevrolet Corvette seamlessly blends the iconic “coke bottle” design with modern Z06 drivetrain and suspension, resulting in an impressive and cohesive final product. It boasts a reinforced Street Shop chassis, complete with C7 fully independent suspension and 2018 Z06 big brakes.

This restomod C3 Corvette is equipped with a LS7 427 CI pushrod V-8 engine that delivers over 500 HP and is paired with a T6 6-speed gearbox. The car sports a C3R wide body finished the Mosaic Black Metallic Paint from the 2018 Z06, and is accentuated by 20×13 Asanti three-piece carbon fiber wheels wrapped with low aspect ratio high-speed tires.

Photo Source: Mecum Auctions