1961 CHEVROLET IMPALA CUSTOM BUBBLE TOP - 189183Sold* at Scottsdale 2016 - Lot #1158 1961 CHEVROLET IMPALA CUSTOM BUBBLE TOPhttps://cdn.barrett-jackson.com/staging/carlist/items/Fullsize/Cars/189183/189183_Front_3-4_Web.jpg
1961 CHEVROLET IMPALA CUSTOM BUBBLE TOP
CUSTOM BUBBLE TOP COUPE
*Includes Buyer Commission
Lot #1158 - Won Goodguys Fall Del Mar, CA, Nationals 2012's top honors award, the Award of Excellence. This custom restoration was done with a spare-no-expense budget over an 18-month period. It features a classic nostalgic look with custom unique modern upgrades. It has a fully performance-built 383ci stroker engine with gear drive, Scorpion performance roller rocker arms and backed by 4-speed manual transmission with Hydramax hydraulic clutch system. It also has Mattson aluminum cross flow radiator with dual electric fans, power brakes and power steering with upgraded 400 series gear box, and 1960s Corvette 2.5" rare manifolds with Flowmaster 2.5" dual exhaust. It features custom one-off Intro aluminum 20x8.5" front and 20x10" rear off-set wheels, 4-wheel disc brakes, cross-drilled and slotted rotors, huge Wilwood front calipers for added stopping power and upgraded dual master cylinder. It has rare front and rear one-piece bumpers, was painted in a unique classic Lamborghini Yellow with iridescent pearl in PPG paint and finished out to a laser-straight glass finish. Many parts were shaved and/or modified for a unique sleek look. Interior is full custom integrated from an Infinity done in a lavish ivory beige. It features full Ridetech air ride airbag custom suspension system that can be controlled by key ring remote or onboard digital controls. Complete Ridetech tubular front and rear A-arms and tailing arm suspension components. Also features 2" dropped spindles in front to keep the true geometry of the suspension and Ridetech front and rear sway bars for full added stability. Features a built-in 7" touchscreen DVD/CD/MP3 player with iPod, 3.5 and memory card slot. This is a one-of-a-kind award-winning showstopper that must be seen to appreciate.
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