Classic 1958 Impala coupe show car. Restored back to original mechanical condition and finished with modern base/clearcoat. Transmission has been upgraded to a GM 200-R4 automatic with OD.
Engine: Machine Work Crank turned .010 & .010 Cylinders .030 over Heads, chrome valves, new seals New cam bearings Double row timing chain w/ new gears New piston rings Gaskets and seals through-out Grind valves and seats w/ new guides Rebuilt water pump Rebuilt Generator New Voltage Regulator Rebuild Rochester Carb. Convert oil filter to spin-on type New starter New fuel pump New oil pump Transmission:
200-R4 Rebuilt with upgrades From Performance Automatic Transmission Center PACT Level 1 w/4th gear lock-up New Torque converter New flex plate Drive Shaft-
All new U-joints through out
Brakes: Master Cylinder and booster remanufactured with brass sleeve and all new parts New wheel cylinders with new cups & pistons New brake drums New flex hoses
Steering: All new parts All new upper and lower ball joints New Control arm bushings upper and lower arms New wheel bearings New power steering control valve New Power steering hyd. cylinder All new power steering steering hoses New tie rod ends New idler arm New Gas shocks
Radiator: New 4 core with original Harrison top and bottom
Steering Column: Complete rebuild from end to end Window glass:
New windshield and all side glass, rear window is OEM Interior:
New reproduction from Cars Inc. Seat Covers Seat frames and foam rebuilt Carpets Headliner Door Panels & aluminum insert panels
Instrument cluster; all rebuilt gauges and speedo Clock converted to Quartz OEM Radio works but is not connected Aftermarket Stereo AM/FM/CD Exterior:
Body stripped to bare metal with all panels, hood, doors, front fenders, trunk lid removed for finishing.
Paint: Southern Polyurethane epoxy used on bare metal as first coat Other SP products used to produce a smooth and flat surface for top- coating with PPG Base Coat. (2 coats) Clear Coat is SP MS Clear (3 Coats)
Exterior Trim: All Stainless trim buffed to a perfect finish
Rear Bumper and Continental Kit is new Front Bumper and grill trim is re-chromed from an earlier restoration in 2003 Many trim pieces are new as is some stainless trim
Fuel Tank: New
Exhaust: New exhaust system from manifold to rear bumper.
KYB Gas shocks all around Radial tires: P205/75 R14
New Optima battery