1965 Corvette Convertible 396 CID

1965 Corvette Convertible 396

L78 396 CID big block V8
Tri-Power 425 horsepower & 415 lbs ft of torque
Muncie 4 speed transmission
0-60 in 5.7 seconds
¼ Mile in 14.1 seconds

Four wheel disc brakes
4 wheel independent suspension
Power Brakes
Power Steering
AM/FM Radio

1965 was the only year for the L78 engine

1 of 1,409 396 convertibles built in 1965

Engine a decendant of the 427 MK II motor dominating NASCAR in 1963