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1982 Corvette: Collector Edition Celebrates the Last of the C3s

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1982 Corvette Special Edition - hatchback
It was well known that a new generation of Corvettes was in the works and that 1982 would be the last of the C3s. The occasion was commemorated by a special "Collector Edition" Corvette. Exclusive to the Collector Edition was a frameless hatchback supported by gas struts making access to the storage area much easier.

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1982 Corvette Limited Edition
Price: $7,700 obo
Exterior: Silver Blue, Charcoal
Interior: Silver, Gray
Miles: 66,600
Location: Sacramento

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This a great car for cruising. Runs perfectly. Features: -350 cubic inch engine -two-toned exterior paint scheme (silver-blue and charcoal) -silver-gray interior -cross-fire-injection -T-top -working A/C -upgraded CD player with MP3 auxiliary port -adult owned car, well maintained Please call Phillip with any questions at 916-638-1911 (more)

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1982 Corvette two tone paint
A distinctive two tone silver-beige paint was also part of the Collector Edition with a gradient or "fading shadow" motif on the side (above) and hood (below). A clear lacquer top coat added gloss and depth. Distinctive cloisonnè emblems completed the package. The look was unique and years later is still positively embraced.
1982 Corvette two tone paint
The Collector Edition did get a distinctive (but not sequential) VIN but was not a limited production quantity. 6,759 were sold. The Collector Edition broke new Corvette ground with a price over $20,000; $22,537.59 to be exact. A generous list of options was included. Other details: a leather wrapped steering wheel, distinctive door trim, special bronze tinting on the glass roof panels and a leather covered horn button.
1982 Chevrolet Corvette Commemorative Edition wheel 1982 Chevrolet Corvette Commemorative Edition emblem
Left: Distinctive wheels were included. They were similar to the 1967 optional cast aluminum wheels; both cars were the last of their generation. Right: Commemorative badges were found on the fuel filler lid and just above the front bumper.

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1982 Corvette Official GM photo
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