1970 CHEVROLET CHEVELLE LS5 SS CONVERTIBLE - 137542Sold* at Scottsdale 2013 - Lot #1010 1970 CHEVROLET CHEVELLE LS5 SS CONVERTIBLEhttps://cdn.barrett-jackson.com/staging/carlist/items/Fullsize/Cars/137542/137542_Front_3-4_Web.jpg
Lot #1010 1970 CHEVROLET CHEVELLE LS5 SS CONVERTIBLE
Lot #1010 - This LS5 convertible has undergone a meticulous correct frame-off rotisserie restoration to the highest degree, which is evident in every way from its fit to its laser straight and flawless finish. The cowl data tag reveals that the body was built and assembled at the Baltimore plant the third week of March, 1970. It was finished in Tuxedo Black with bucket seats and console in black and a black top. The most sought after Chevelles are the 454cid versions. This LS5 boasts 360hp from its big block, cylinder heads with huge valves, special performance camshaft and high compression pistons. All that power and torque is backed by a Muncie close ratio M21 4-speed gear box, 11" super duty clutch and 12-bolt posi-traction rear axle with 3.55 gear ratio. Chevelles functional Cowl Induction also enhances performance. All numbers match, but with no Build Sheet, it must be sold with no documentation. A multitude of safety and convenience options and accessories include power steering, power disc brakes, power top, F-41 ride and handling chassis package, courtesy lamp group, Soft Ray shaded glass, twin outside mirrors, tilt wheel, AM/FM sound system, special instrumentation with needle gauges, tachometer and ralley clock, glamorous SS wheels with raised white letter wide ovals and rarely ever seen factory air conditioning. Perfection and attention to detail places this highly sought after LS5 convertible in a class of its own.
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