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Resto Vette - or - Modifed Vette


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MIT

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Sat 22 Sep 18 11:18


CaptainK wrote (View Post):Personally for my 68 C3 I want to keep it mostly stock looking and with the original engine and gearbox, but make it more "driver friendly" and have a decent set of slightly larger alloys to allow larger more modern tyres etc.
So far mine has had a swap of carb and intake, and the whole exhaust system. It runs much happier now. Other than correcting paint, broken bits of trim and general maintenance etc, my only plans are to put alloys on it and fit power brakes to it. Well, maybe remote central locking as well, for convenience and 3 point seat belts for better safety (only have lap belts currently).


Exactly, stock appearance but improvements to driving experience, uprated engine, steering, suspension etc. Itís far too easy to spoil a c3 with bolt on body parts. Unless of course itís done properly, wider arches look nice, but lots of work and money to get it right. My personal favourite modded c3 is this one.
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Tim.

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damc3

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Mon 24 Sep 18 21:47

Re: Resto Vette - or - Modifed Vette


I just love the wheels on this does anyone know of any for sale ?? Image[/quote]

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Daytona Vette

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Wed 26 Sep 18 13:09

Re: Resto Vette - or - Modifed Vette


It is simple:

You want to look at it and keep it pristine - Matching Numbers all round

You want to enjoy driving it and looking at it- Improve it, RestoMod.


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Barry - Daytona Vette

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Daytona Vette

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Wed 26 Sep 18 16:31

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damc3 wrote (View Post):I just love the wheels on this does anyone know of any for sale ?? Image[/quote]

Similar

https://www.google.com/search?q=cyclone+vector+wheels&client...


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Barry - Daytona Vette

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Rob Moore

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Wed 26 Sep 18 19:01


There's two nice C1's in the up and coming Vette News. One's modified and the other is stock. Both are NAT winner's. How can you choose between them? Rob Vette News Editor

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