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1972 Corvette T-Top Black was Steel Cities Gray



Body Style:T-Top


Stock Number:L228

Horse Power:270

Transmission:4-speed (close ratio)

Exterior Color:Black (was Steel Cities Gray)

Interior Color:Black Leather (Custom)



Engine Size:LS5

Miles:68,080 (Undocumented)

Price:$23,990 - ***Drive now restore later***

Vehicle Description:

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Thank you for taking time from your busy day to look at this double black 1972 big block T-top Corvette. It is located in Michigan.

If you have been searching for a nice big block Corvette that needs some restoration, we have one for you.  Yes, it is a numbers matching LS5 with a Muncie close ratio 4-speed. The owner states the Vette runs just fine and is very fast.

Take a look at the photo album and you will see there appears to be a lot of original parts still on the Vette. If restoring a Vette back to its original appearance is your thing, this one could be an excellent start. The owner states the chassis and birdcage appear to be solid.

The paint code on this Corvette is 988. Do you recognize that number?  It is Steel Cities Gray­­— one of the most desirable C3 colors!  The trim code is 404 Black Leather. This Corvette also has the Custom Trim Interior option.

The owner has done some mechanical work on the car. He installed stainless steel sleeved calipers; a new master cylinder; front upper control arm bushings and rear spring bushings.  The tires are newer and in excellent condition.

The options include:

LS5 454/270 engine

M21 Muncie 4-speed close ratio transmission

A85 Shoulder belts

U69 AM/FM radio (replaced with aftermarket)

G81 Positraction (3.36)

N40 Power steering

J50  Power brakes

N37 Tilt and telescopic steering column

C60 Air conditioning (not working)

The odometer shows 68,080 undocumented miles and the tires are as new. You can drive this big block now and restore it later.

For more details about this classic Corvette LS5 T-top, please call LARRY at 888-238-3883 (toll-free) or email

No matter where you live, delivery can be arranged anywhere worldwide at a reasonable cost. I am very experienced working with international Corvette enthusiasts and welcome all inquiries.

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