The last of the era! The mid-’70’s to early ’80’s weren’t known as the peak performance years for sports cars, but for Corvette, they were still the king when compared to anything else from the time. And handling was always a Corvette strong suit! But, as far as beauty of design, Corvette was always a style leader an innovator. And some of the most beautiful Corvette’s were, in our opinion the ’80-’82 Sharks. Description to follow . . .
This 1982 Corvette is a one owner example with only 9,800 miles since new. Finished in Silver and Grey over Charcoal leather, the car has been kept garaged and covered, and it has reportedly never seen snow or rain. Power comes from a fuel-injected 350ci V8 mated to a 4-speed automatic transmission. This final-year C3 Corvette is now being offered with maintenance records, and a service manual,
The body is finished in 2-tone silver over dark grey, and the seller states the paint is original. The car has reportedly been garage-kept from new, and blemishes are pointed out in gallery close-ups below.
The charcoal interior features powered leather seats, mirrored T-tops, and a factory AM/FM radio with a cassette deck.
The 350ci V8 is fitted with factory Cross-Fire fuel injection, which utilizes twin computer-controlled throttle bodies. Power is sent to the rear wheels through a 4-speed TH700-R4 automatic transmission.