Prostreet Corvette, Tubbed, Street Car, Muscle Car, Drag Car, Show Car, Vette, on 2040-cars
Allendale, Michigan, United States
For Sale By:Owner
Number of Cylinders: 8
Trim: Pro Touring, PROTOURING, Prostreet, Pro street
Options: Leather Seats
Power Options: Power Windows
Drive Type: Rear Wheel Drive
Exterior Color: Cameleon
Number of Doors: 2
Interior Color: Blue
Condition: Used: A vehicle is considered used if it has been registered and issued a title. Used vehicles have had at least one previous owner. The condition of the exterior, interior and engine can vary depending on the vehicle's history. See the seller's listing for full details and description of any imperfections. ...
1980 Prostreet Corvette
Here is an awesome opportunity to own a well built Prostreet Car!
383 Stroker 10.5:1 pump gas engine--No need for race gas!
Tunnel Ram-Dual Carb
Appx 400 hp---runs out nice, The prior owner passed away and I purchased this car from his wife. She did not know much about the engine other than it is a 383.
Built Automatic Transmisson (I believe its a turbo 350) manual valve body----shifts awesome
Street Tires--like new
Hood is pinned,
electric cut outs----push or pull one toggle for wide open hedders or through the mufflers
Exterior is Color change cameleon paint----nice, on bottom of back bumper a couple of stress cracks, not a $50,000 show car---but paint is very nice, body is straight
Interior---seats and carpet are very nice, t-tops are nice, original gauges are inop but all there----has water, oil pressure and tach
Runs and drives nice very streetable--I have never been down the drag strip with it, previous to me the man took it to nearly a hundred car shows and I have pictures of the trophies to proove it.
A great looking Fat tire car, here is your opportunity to own one at a fraction of what it would cost you to build one.
If you have any questions call me at 616-893-4871 cel
Needs: Pop up headlights do not go up and down-- all lights work (you can manually make headlights go up and down )
On May-04-13 at 19:42:50 PDT, seller added the following information:
Here is a You tube video of the car made today!
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