4 Door sedan, with alternator, disc brakes, LED taillights, and standard heater. NO air conditioning, NO power steering.
283 Chevrolet engine, with a new timing chain and HEI Ignition system. The generator has been replaced with high performance alternator. Stock intake manifold with aftermarket GM Carburetor, which needs to be rebuilt as it runs fat and it tends to stick. Mechanical fuel pump. Standard V-Belts for accessories.
2 Speed PowerGlide automatic Transmission. The gearbox is really stiff, and doesn't operate without some effort. Power front disc breaks, aftermarket single exhaust exhaust system.
Exterior needs work. Paint has damage and while presentable, could be redone. All bumpers and factory chrome trim are good condition. The car had the hood pulled back, damaging the top of the car. A replacement hood is included, but is not painted Matador red. The rear lights of the car are LEDs, while the front headlights are still original. Tires are new and are in excellent condition, hubs have been treated and repainted and are excellent ass well. extra hub caps are also included.
Interior is in excellent condition, custom and done within the last 2 years. Seats covers and door cards are replica hardtop designs done by the folks at Ol' 55 in Doylestown PA. Headliner is aftermarket. all handles and interior trim are original. The dashboard does not have the radio, the dashboard has a new wiring harness. rare standard heater with a new heater motor. the back panel behind the seat has no card and is bare at the moment. seat belts have been installed. The trunk of the car does not have a carpet.
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