1970 CHEVROLET CHEVELLE SS LS5 CONVERTIBLE - 115947Sold* at Scottsdale 2012 - Lot #1243 1970 CHEVROLET CHEVELLE SS LS5 CONVERTIBLE//cdn.barrett-jackson.com/staging/carlist/items/Fullsize/Cars/115947/115947_Front_3-4_Web.jpg
1970 CHEVROLET CHEVELLE SS LS5 CONVERTIBLE
CHEVELLE SS LS5
MUSCLE CARS - CONVERTIBLE
*Includes Buyer Commission
Lot #1243 - This 1970 Chevelle SS 454 LS5 convertible has undergone a meticulous factory correct frame-off rotisserie restoration to the highest degree, which is evident in every way from fit to its laser straight and flawless finish. The cowl data tag reveals that the body was manufactured at the Van Nuys, CA plant. The second week of November, 1969, it was sent to Los Angeles for assembly. It was finished in Black Cherry iridescent, Code 78, with sporty bucket seats and console interior in black, Code 756, and black top, Code B. The most sought after Chevelles are the 454 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 M-21 4-speed gear box, 11" super duty clutch and 12-bolt posi-traction rear axel with 3.55 gear ratio. Chevelles functional Cowl Induction also enhances performance. The above high performance options and equipment are without documentation. A multitude of safety and convenience options and accessories include power steering, power disc brakes, power top, 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 with ralley clock, glamorous SS wheels with raised white letter wide ovals and rarely ever seen factory air conditioning. Attention to detail places this highly sought after LS5 convertible in a class of its own. This is the first tim this incredible car is being shown and was never offered before.
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