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A Tale of Two Roadsters

The 1965 and 1966 Corvette Convertible were two iconic American sports cars produced by Chevrolet.
The 1965 Corvette Convertible featured a sleek, aerodynamic design with a long hood and short rear deck. The car was powered by a 327 cubic inch V8 engine, producing up to 375 horsepower. It came with a standard four-speed manual transmission and had an optional three-speed automatic transmission. The car was equipped with a four-wheel independent suspension, disc brakes, and a limited-slip differential. The 1965 model year also introduced the optional "big block" V8 engine, which had a displacement of 396 cubic inches and produced up to 425 horsepower.

The 1966 Corvette Convertible retained the same basic design as the 1965 model but received several updates, including new side fender vents, restyled wheel covers, and a revised grille. The car was still powered by the 327 cubic inch V8 engine, but the optional "big block" V8 engine was now increased to 427 cubic inches and produced up to 425 horsepower. The car also had new optional features, such as power windows, air conditioning, and telescopic steering wheel.
Both the 1965 and 1966 Corvette Convertibles were popular among car enthusiasts and collectors, with their sleek design, powerful engines, and impressive performance capabilities.


               1965 L79 Roadster                                                                          1966 L79 Roadster

The 1965 and 1966 Corvette Convertibles are highly collectible and sought after by car enthusiasts and collectors. These cars are considered to be some of the most iconic American sports cars ever produced, and their classic styling and impressive performance capabilities make them highly desirable.
The collectability of the 1965 and 1966 Corvette Convertibles is largely due to their rarity and unique features. 

These cars were produced in relatively low numbers, and many of them have been well-maintained or restored over the years. In addition, the 1965 and 1966 models represent a significant era in Corvette history, with many enthusiasts considering them to be among the best examples of the classic American muscle car.

The value of these cars can vary depending on their condition, mileage, and specific features. However, well-preserved examples of the 1965 and 1966 Corvette Convertibles can fetch high prices at auctions and in private sales. In fact, some of the rarest and most sought-after versions of these cars, such as those with the optional big block engine or special edition models, can sell for millions of dollars.

Overall, the 1965 and 1966 Corvette Convertibles are highly collectible cars that represent an important era in American automotive history. Their unique features, impressive performance capabilities, and classic styling make them sought-after by car enthusiasts and collectors alike.

If you are looking for either a 1965 or 1966 one of our readers has a pair of these beauties for sale.

The first classic is a 1965 Corvette Roadster in outstanding original condition.



Nassau BlueNumbers matching 327 /300, 4 Speed manual 


the odo shows 74,000 miles it comes with the Broadcast Sheet and Both Tops. It is equipped with an Aluminum Intake, 4 Wheel Disc BrakesHurst Shifter, Power Antenna and Spinner Wheel CoversAsking $78K or best offer

The second beauty is a 1966 Roadster finished in Mosport Green.


1966 Corvette Roadster, The car is also in all originaloutstanding condition. 


It is equipped with a very desirable numbers matching L79 350 hp engine.Excellent and rare Mosport Green, with ebony interior.4 speed manual, posi traction, 


Front and rear power disc brakes, factory hard top, original window sticker.

Asking price is $73.5K or best offer

If you need more information please feel free to call our resident sales consulting expert "Corvette Jack" at
239 280 6855

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