In this Hagerty Buyer's Guide Ken Lingenfelter of Lingenfelter Performance Engineering points out some things to look for while considering purchasing a C2 Corvette. Some key things to check are the gaps between the doors, hood, and trunk, and the paint. Finding a nice hard top is also rare along with the factory side pipes. As always, buyers beware.
This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2013/06/03/c2-corvette-buyers-guide