This is a "Very Nice - TRUE" 66 Impala SS 396, clean original panel California car that had a body up restoration, done in Tuxedo Black sanded and wheeled smooth, straight as an arrow, new black vinyl top, new tinted windshield - all other glass is original in very good condition, new weather stripping and window felts, new correct bow tie side view mirror, new door handles, new emblems, new wheel well trim, re-chromed rear bumper, front bumper, grill and grill moldings are original in very good condition.
Factory black bucket seat console interior which has been redone, new dash pad, original instrument cluster and radio, factory original steering wheel, new headliner, new sail panels and package tray, new front and rear door panels, front and rear seats have been reupholstered, factory front and rear seat belts, factory center console, new carpet with floor mats, new sill plates.
Under the hood we have a correct 396, 325 horse which has been completely rebuilt, mild cam, factory 4 barrel intake with quadrajet 4 barrel carb, factory air cleaner, chrome valve covers, nicely updated with electronic ignition, new belts and hoses, heavy duty radiator with correct shroud and fan, also has been updated with 80 amp 1 wire alternator, factory power steering, nicely upgraded with power disc brakes, factory exhaust manifolds into 2 1/2 inch dual Flowmaster exhaust out the back in stock location, this strong running 396 is back up with its original 400 turbo trans, 12 bolt limited slip rear end.
Rides on a set of American Racing Torq Thrust wheels with BF Goodrich TA radials all around 15x7 235/60/15 front and 15x8 255/60/15 rear.
Factory jack and spare, also have original SS hubcaps. Everything works as it should. Runs and drives excellent. Ready to show and go.
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