C3 Forum ... Corvette 1979 L82 4 Dec 24, 2018 #4 Thanks Rruuff This car was basically a one owner car . 1979 Chevrolet Corvette Additional Info: Selling my beautiful 1979 Chevrolet Corvette L82, 4-speed coupe. A better muffler increased horsepower due to freer flow. Factory 4 speed transmission that shifts smooth as silk. 1979 L-82 Corvette For Sale. Road & Track Magazine test drove a 1979 Corvette equipped with an L82 engine and recorded a 0-60 time of just 6.6 seconds, a standing quarter-mile time of 15.3 seconds at 95 mph, and a top speed of 127 mph. 1979 Corvettes for sale << 1978 Corvette - 1980 Corvette … it sat for 31 years in his garage, when I purchased it. If There’s something appealing about these cars, and this one in particular. Looks sharp and runs great! At 88,424 miles the engine broke and the owner did not want to fix it. 1979 Chevrolet Corvette Info ... 8-cyl. This is a rare combination with black exterior and oyster leather interior and mirror glass T-Tops. new Flowmaster exhaust. The base L48 gained 10 horsepower -- 20 in the California and high-altitude versions -- by adopting the L82's more efficient twin-snorkel air cleaner; the optional engine itself tacked on five horses. 47,136 buyers paid $635 for air-conditioning, 47,463 bought tilt-telescopic steering column for $190, 48,211 fell for the style of the $45 sport mirrors, 41,530 paid $94 for the ZX2 convenience group of interior lights, floor mats, and warning buzzers, and 41,587 shelled out $102 for a rear-window defogger. Ordering a Corvette 1980 L82 4-speed. New Carburetor, this car is a Corvette … Find 89 used 1979 Chevrolet Corvette as low as $9,900 on Carsforsale.com®. Paint and interior reflect normal use and in good condition. Small block motor that is built and decked that sounds very strong. 350cid/225hp 4bbl L82 Additional Info ... Wheel Base: 98 in. tilt, red W/oyster interior( rare ) no A/C, no power windows and no power locks. Underside of car is clean with no rust. Offers considered, but sorry no motorcycle trades. Both engines powered the Chevrolet Corvette and Camaro. Runs and drives very well, no smoke or unusual noises. 1979 Chevrolet Corvette L82. Equipped with the optional L82 V8, the rare no-extra-charge M21 four-speed manual, and the positraction 3.70 rear end, this car checks all of the right performance options. One of the reasons that I know that the car was not officially released was because a friend tried to purchase one back in 1979. With the hard to find and much more desirable 4 speed manual and low miles (if it’s real), this car looks like it would be a lot of fun for not much money. tight t-tops,the motor is matching numbers , paint on the car 1-10 is a 5 .. the car is clean no issues. It got worse in 1980 when the 4 speed wasn’t available behind the L82 only the L48 got the 4 speed. Beautiful in line, in detail, in capability, in engineering. even the clock.even has the org. Will accept $10,500 w/o glass t-tops. I use non-ethanol gas only. everything works. This is an original matching number car. 1979 Chevrolet Corvette L82 4 speed 30K mile unrestored survivor 1979 Chevrolet Corvette L82 with M21 4 speed . Classic White followed (8,629) Silver (7,331), Corvette Red (6,707), and Corvette Dark Blue (5,670). Minute Mid-Engine: 1979 Fiat X1/9 – SOLD! Maybe it’s the glass fastback, which I always thought was prettier than the earlier (but ‘purer’ and better performing) C3’s. Do you have a C3 Corvette story you’d like to share?Â Comment below and let us know!