Body off frame, nut and bolt restoration. Factory correct L89
396-375 hp with aluminum heads. The factory only made 311 of these
cars. This one is built to correct specs using period correct
driveline. It's a no frills muscle car!
EXTERIOR: Amazing fit and finish, better than new. It is laser
straight and the gaps are precise. No rust, dents, damage or bad
body work. The Hugger orange paint is polished like glass. It
presents itself like an old school muscle car. No fancy stripes,
wheels or trim. It does have a cowl hood and spoilers which both
contribute to it's performance. Bumpers, emblems, marker lights,
grill, handles mirror are all new. The glass was all replaced. The
weatherstrips and seals were replaced. Jambs are painted slick. It
rolls on reproduction Good Year Polyglass tires. The rims are
painted slick, new poverty caps.
INTERIOR: Also no frills, has all you need: a 4-speed sticking out
of the floor. It is restored like new from carpet to headliner. It
has reproduction floor mats. The seats have new cushions so the
upholstery fits tight. The dash area is excellent- dash pad,
bezels, vents, knobs, ashtray etc. New steering wheel. The door
panels, handles, armrests are new. Headliner fits tight, new
ENGINE COMPARTMENT: Legendary 396-375 motor with factory aluminum
heads. Gm mandated a limit of 375 hp, these are actually 425! It is
properly dated and has correct codes stamped on the pad. The heads
and intake have the factory snowflake casting. It runs and sounds
strong! It looks like it just left the factory. All the components
are restored. It has a functional cowl induction system on top.
Deep groove pulleys so the belts don't fly off this high reving
solid lifter motor. Reproduction gm hoses and clamps. It has an
actual reproduction Delco battery with spring clamp cables. The
spark plug wires are even dated. It has power brakes. New wiring
harnes. New wiper motor, squirters are hooked up. The painted
finishes are smooth and neat. The tag on the firewall has code 72
72- correct for Hugger orange, no vinyl also has X22 code
TRUNK COMPARTMENT: Meticulously restored. Perfect metal with a
neatly applied spatter finish. Under the trunk lid and jamb are
painted glossy. It has a 5th matching spare. The rim is painted
slick and the tire has never been used. The jack is detailed. New
wiring, weatherstrip, mat and decal.
UNDERSIDE: Wow, was this car finished last night? It is immaculate!
Every component was removed. The bottom of the car has dry, clean
metal painted a smooth satin black. The suspension and steering was
completely rebuilt and detailed. Even assembly line markings were
reapplied. The brake system was completely restored. It has disc in
front, new e-brake assembly, lines, hoses, calipers etc. All new
fuel system including the tank, straps, sending unit and lines. New
factory style exhaust with transverse muffler and correct
tailpipes. Even the bottom of the motor is spotless. The M20 Muncie
4-speed looks fresh. New Hurst linkage. Rebuilt drive shaft.
Correct 12 bolt rear end.
The 375 hp cars have a distinct sound and this car has it! It looks
and feels like they did in 1969, probably looks better. Clear a
spot in the family room for this one
I, Jay Grams, take pride in personally writing the descriptions for
virtually every car for about the last 30 years now. A significant
amount of effort goes into fact checking. What I am offering is my
professional impression of the vehicle.
Our salesmen are happy to assist with descriptions and making sure
your questions are answered. One great suggestion is letting us do
a walk around video that explains the car's condition in
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