1962 CHRYSLER NEWPORT 4 DOOR HARDTOP - 96991 Sold* at Scottsdale 2011 - Lot #332 1962 CHRYSLER NEWPORT 4 DOOR HARDTOP https://cdn.barrett-jackson.com/staging/carlist/items/Fullsize/Cars/96991/96991_Front_3-4_Web.jpg
Lot #332

1962 CHRYSLER NEWPORT 4 DOOR HARDTOP

Auction Scottsdale 2011
Reserve NO RESERVE
Status Sold
Price
Lot 332
Year 1962
Make CHRYSLER
Model NEWPORT
Style 4 DOOR HARDTOP
*Includes Buyer Commission
Details
VIN 8123225381
Exterior Color WHITE W/ROSE TOP
Interior Color ROSE
Cylinders 8
Engine Size 361
Transmission 3-SPEED AUTOMATIC
Description

Lot #332 - Completely restored to original factory specifications. 8,712 hard tops were built in 1962. Car was dismantled to a shell, stripped, primered, blocked and repainted the correct two tone, Oyster White and the hardtop is Rosewood Poly. All stainless and bright work were polished and reinstalled including bumpers. Beautiful original glass, original headliner, original crack free dash, original door panels, new carpets were installed, new correct seat inserts with original vinyl. Distinctive oval steering wheel with an unbelievable futuristic dash. There are 15 push buttons throughout the dash. The drivetrain is a 361cid 5.9 liter V8 with hydraulic lifters. 265hp, factory exhaust manifolds, mated to a TorqueFlite automatic transmission Chrysler's famous push button control. Ready to show or cruise.
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