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General Information

Year
1968
Make
Chevrolet
Model
Chevelle SS 396 Tribute
Color
Red
History
This car originally purchased in Oklahoma on August 7th of 1968. It was ordered with factory 4 speed, red vinyl interior, bucket seats, and Matador red exterior. The original drive train was a 250 hp 327 V8, 4 speed with 3.08 final drive ratio. I have the original Protecto plate, original warranty booklet, and owner’s manual.
1968 Chevrolet Chevelle SS 396 Tribute (Red)

Modifications

Drivetrain
Car presently has a 1969 vintage 396 engine block that has been completely rebuilt with:
Forged pistons
Oval port heads
RPM intake
Edelbrock 1406 Carb
Mallory HEI ignition
Hooker headers
280 duration hyd. Comp cam 520 lift
7 Qt oil pan
Rebuilt Muncie 4 speed with Hurst shifter
12 bolt 3.08 posi rear end rebuilt with new axles.
New drive shaft
New power steering box
New brakes including master cylinder and disc up front with vented rotors
New HD aluminum radiator
New alternator w/black coat finish and new battery
New Centerforce clutch
New gas tank
New complete exhaust system all the way back
New trunk mat and weather-strip (spare tire included)
New correct red vinyl interior complete with original buckets and console
New windshield
Oil Filter Relocation Kit
Exterior
Paint is presently red metallic with subtle ghost flames (it's a 10 footer job), at some point, paint is coming.
Suspension
New Edelbrock rear adjustable control arms
Wheel and Tire
New Dragstar rims and tires (P205/70R15 – Front, P275/60R15 – Rear)

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