From my personal collection comes this California “Bellflower” custom.. clear Illinois title built by me, for me .. All steel – no bondo, NO paint chips.. Less than 1000 miles on build.. Shows very well and real conversation piece wherever you go… New floor pan and braces, quarters, rockers, trunk pan, undercarriage is seam sealed and undercoated, COMPLETE front end rebuild, new 800 series GM PWR STG gear box and pump, 4 core aluminum radiator for cool cruising in or out of town (runs 190 degrees on the gauge with AC on) 300hp/ 327 4 brl , Borg Warner 4-speed , Hurst Shifter ,(approx. 20,000 on engine overhaul) , trans rebuilt less than 10,000 mi. , 308 motive rear gear, driveshaft complete rebuild, all external chrome new with exception of window trim, new windshield, also have a brand new “factory” recessed star head liner and sun visors to replace custom angel hair headliner if you so decide.., 5 new tires on Supremes, 59 Caddy tail lights, Amber high beams with chrome custom accents, pwr disc brakes on front, new carpet and insulation, new door glass and seals, upgraded 2-speed wiper system, gen4 Vintage Air (ice cold), dual glass packs with bellflower tips, AirRide technologies bags front and rear (works like it should) with 3 programmable presets of ride height controller and 2 pocket fobs . Car is solid and dependable.. Paint work and pin stripe work done by “Schirm” in Cedar Rapids Iowa featured in October 2015 issue of Car Kulture Deluxe Magazine. These photos DO THE PAINT WORK NO JUSTICE… the lace work is beautiful and the metal flake accents in the laced top are killer…… I will include the “Bible” that includes all the receipts of where items were purchased through the entire build. The car is tucked away in climate controlled storage so I hope these photos will suffice … Great year round fun, and dependable driver that runs and drives like it should.. no surprises here.
Location: Quincy, Illinois, United States
See listing: 1962 Chevrolet Impala SS Custom 327 / 4 speed (from January 28, 2016)