1978 Chevrolet Corvette C3 Z87/Z78 Limited Edition Pace Car Coupe / 1Z8748S901526 Vehicle Information

1978 Chevrolet Corvette C3 photograph

1978 Chevrolet Corvette C3 photograph

1978 Chevrolet Corvette C3 photograph

1978 Chevrolet Corvette C3 photograph

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Z87/Z78 Limited Edition Pace Car Coupe
Chassis #: 1Z8748S901526
High bid of $22,000 at 2014 Mecum - Monterey. (did not sell)
This vehicle is a mostly unrestored Indy Pace Car Edition Corvette. It currently has 9,562 original miles on the odometer. This Z87 Pace Car Edition is powered by an L82 350 cubic-inch V8 engine offering 220 horsepower. There is an MX1 automatic transmission, FE7 Gymkhana suspension, YJ8 aluminum wheels with Red striping, 152 Silver/Smoke leather trim, UP6 special order AM/FM stereo with CB, and 19/47 Black and Silver paint with Red/Silver accent striping. It has the correct originals style QB5 Goodyear P255/60R15 radial tires.

Chevrolet has been given the opportunity to pace Indy a record 12 times including the new C7 2014 Corvette. This example is one of the 6,502 built.


By Daniel Vaughan | Dec 2014


2014 Mecum - Monterey

High Bid (Lot was not sold)
USD $22,000

1978 Chevrolet Corvette C3 Auction Sales

Recent Sales

(Data based on Model Year 1978 sales)
1978 Chevrolet Silver Anniversary Corvette Coupe
Sold for USD$32,025
  2020 VanDerBrink : The Don Beneventi Collection
 
1978 Chevrolet Corvette Pace Car Edition
Sold for USD$28,600
  2020 Mecum : Indy
 
1978 Chevrolet Corvette Pace Car Edition
Sold for USD$19,800
  2020 Mecum : Indy
 
1978 Chevrolet Corvette Silver Anniversary
Chassis#: 1Z8748S412986
Sold for USD$14,850
  2020 RM Sothebys : Palm Beach Online
 
1978 Chevrolet Corvette Silver Anniversary
Sold for USD$9,900
  2020 Mecum : Glendale
 
1978 Chevrolet Corvette Coupe
Sold for USD$9,900
  2020 Mecum : Glendale
 
1978 Chevrolet Corvette Pace Car Edition
Sold for USD$30,800
  2020 Mecum : Glendale
 
1978 Chevrolet Corvette
Sold for USD$11,250
  2020 Carlisle Auctions : Winter AutoFest
 
1978 Chevrolet Corvette
Sold for USD$34,000
  2020 Carlisle Auctions : Winter AutoFest
 
1978 Chevrolet Corvette
Sold for USD$6,800
  2020 Carlisle Auctions : Winter AutoFest
 
1978 CHEVROLET CORVETTE INDY PACE CAR
Chassis#: 1Z8748S902676
Sold for USD$48,400
  2020 Barrett-Jackson : Scottsdale, AZ
 
1978 CHEVROLET CORVETTE INDY PACE CAR
Chassis#: 1Z87L8S904964
Sold for USD$19,250
  2020 Barrett-Jackson : Scottsdale, AZ
 
1978 Chevrolet Corvette Pace Car Edition
Sold for USD$39,600
  2020 Mecum Auctions : Kissimmee
 
1978 Chevrolet Corvette Pace Car Edition
Sold for USD$25,850
  2020 Mecum Auctions : Kissimmee
 
1978 Chevrolet Corvette Silver Anniversary
Sold for USD$16,500
  2020 Mecum Auctions : Kissimmee
 
1978 Chevrolet Corvette Pace Car Edition
Sold for USD$36,300
  2020 Mecum Auctions : Kissimmee
 
1978 Chevrolet Corvette Pace Car Edition
Sold for USD$45,100
  2020 Mecum Auctions : Kissimmee
 
1978 Chevrolet Corvette Pace Car Edition
Sold for USD$18,700
  2020 Mecum Auctions : Kissimmee
 
1978 Chevrolet Corvette Silver Anniversary
Sold for USD$15,950
  2020 Mecum Auctions : Kissimmee
 
1978 Chevrolet Corvette Silver Anniversary
Sold for USD$13,200
  2020 Mecum Auctions : Kissimmee
 

Vehicles That Failed To Sell

1978 Chevrolet Corvette C3's that have appeared at auction but did not sell.
VehicleChassisEventHigh BidEst. LowEst. High
1978 CHEVROLET CORVETTE PACE CAR1Z8748S9051752020 BarrettJackson : Online Only May   
1978 Chevrolet Corvette Pace Car Edition 2020 Mecum Auctions : Kissimmee$12,500  
1978 Chevrolet Corvette Coupe 2020 Mecum Auctions : Kissimmee$5,000  
1978 Chevrolet Corvette Silver Anniversary 2020 Mecum Auctions : Kissimmee$12,000  
1978 Chevrolet Corvette Coupe 2019 Mecum : Kansas City$9,000  
1978 Chevrolet Corvette L82 Limited Edition 2019 GAA : November 2019$18,000  
1978 Chevrolet Corvette Silver Anniversary 2019 GAA : November 2019$14,000  
1978 Chevrolet Corvette Silver Anniversary 2019 GAA : November 2019$13,000  
1978 Chevrolet Corvette Coupe 2019 Mecum : Chicago$22,000  
1978 Chevrolet Corvette Pace Car Edition 2019 Mecum : Las Vegas$40,000  
1978 Chevrolet Corvette Silver Anniversary 2019 Mecum : Las Vegas$10,000  
1978 Chevrolet Corvette Coupe 2019 Mecum : Harrisburg$10,000  
1978 Chevrolet Corvette 2019 Mecum : Harrisburg   
1978 Chevrolet Corvette Pace Car Edition 2019 Mecum : Harrisburg$50,000  
1978 Chevrolet Corvette Coupe 2019 Mecum : Harrisburg$11,000  
1978 CHEVROLET CORVETTE 25TH ANNIVERSARY EDITION1Z8748S4157232019 BarrettJackson : Northeast   
1978 Chevrolet Corvette Silver Anniversary 2019 Mecum Portland$5,000  
1978 Chevrolet Corvette Pace Car Edition 2019 Mecum : Indianpolis$35,000$50,000$70,000
1978 Chevrolet Corvette Pace Car Edition 2019 Mecum : Indianpolis$14,000  
1978 Chevrolet Corvette Pace Car Edition 2019 Mecum : Indianpolis$35,000$50,000$70,000
1978 Chevrolet Corvette Resto Mod 2019 Mecum : Indianpolis$75,000$250,000$300,000
1978 Chevrolet Corvette 2019 Spring Carlisle Auction   
1978 Chevrolet Corvette 2019 Spring Carlisle Auction   
1978 CHEVROLET CORVETTE PACE CAR 2019 Leake OKC 2019$17,500  
1978 Chevrolet Corvette 2019 Carlisle Auction : Lakeland Winter Auction   
1978 Chevrolet Corvette Silver Anniversary 2019 Mecum : Kissimmee   
1978 Chevrolet Corvette Silver Anniversary 2019 Mecum : Kissimmee$9,000  
1978 Chevrolet Corvette Pace Car Edition 2019 Mecum : Kissimmee$26,000  
1978 Chevrolet Corvette Silver Anniversary 2019 Mecum : Kissimmee$24,000  
1978 Chevrolet Corvette Coupe 2018 Mecum : Kansas City$13,000  

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Vehicle Profiles

Chassis information for the Chevrolet Corvette C31969 Sport Coupe
Chassis Num: 194379S733382
Engine Num: T0702LP 19S733382
Chassis information for the Chevrolet Corvette C31972 Sport Coupe
Chassis Num: 1Z67W2S507664
Engine Num: T1II2CSS 12S507664
Chassis information for the Chevrolet Corvette C31973 Coupe
Chassis Num: 007-404
Chassis information for the Chevrolet Corvette C31973 Coupe
Chassis Num: 026-037
Chassis information for the Chevrolet Corvette C31973 Coupe
Chassis Num: 1Z37J3S410290
Engine Num: 13S410208 V1207CKZ


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