nighthawk black pearl
ls1/4l60e 12 bolt 3.73
Purchased as a basket case in 2014. 2.5 year rebuild including ls transplant and 4l60e trans 4wheel disc brakes, full tubular front suspension along with full swivel link rear suspension. 17 inch ralley wheels and falken redline tires. has 2011 impala interior seats for comfort and is fully equipped with digital dash, vintage air, cruise control,tinted windows Newport Eng. intermittent wipers,Tilt column etc.
1966 Chevrolet malibu (nighthawk black pearl)
5.4 litre ls engine with a upgraded comp cams stick. Engine was completely rebuilt with a ..25mm overbore along with an arp rod bolt upgrade,new pistons,bearings,rings,etc.Current induction system is a ls1 intake,injectors and throttle body.Transmission is a 4l65e with a 2400 stall converter built to handle 550 hp.
Dakota Digital dash,Vintage Air Gen IV with custom controls, Jvc head unit, 200watt amp, with 4 6.5inch Infinity Kappa Speakers. Seats are from a 2011 Impala as is the center console and shifter. Seat headrests have been deleted both front and rear. All power to seats remains functional. Has tilt column and a billet half wrap steering wheel
All paint and body work done by owner. All badging deleted for a clean look. Added a SS hood, SS rocker mouldings and roofrail trim. Painted nighthawk black pearl an 09 honda color.
Jvc head unit with cd/usb/sattelite. 200 watt jbl amp in trunk and 4 6.5 infinnity kappa speakers in package tray and doors.
Front tubular upper and lower arms with .5 taller ball joint upgrade in both. 2 inch lowering springs and 1&1/8 solid sway bar. Steering box is a variable ratio unit from a 01 S10 Blazer along with all new steering linkage from proforged. Shocks are currently Monroe Sensatracs. Front brakes are 01 Camaro units adapted to stock spindles. Rear units are from Right Stuff with built in E brake. A 9 inch dual diaphram booster is used with a 1&1/8 bore master cylinder.Rear trailing arms are from PMT fabrication and are swivel links along with reinforcement links between upper and lowers. Rear is lowered 1 Inch. Hellwig 55864 rear antiroll bar
Wheel and Tire
REV107 17x8 ralley wheels. Fronts are 235/55 Rears, 255/50 Falken Ziex 950 made by Diamondback tire.