Chevelle SS 396
Second owner, family owned since new. True 138 VIN code matching numbers 396/325 HP motor with the original heads. Original TH400 3-speed automatic transmission and original 12-bolt rear-end with 3:55 gears. Original Rochester Quadrajet carburetor. Original California car built at the Freemont plant and purchased in March 1968 from Courtesy Chevrolet in San Diego California and has remained in San Diego its entire life. This car is all original except for a repaint to the original Palomino Ivory color (with factory stripe) and engine rebuild to factory specs. Complete original interior, original vinyl top … glass, chrome, stainless and body sheet metal are original. 96,000 original miles with 10,000 miles on the rebuilt engine in 1983 to factory specs. Options include; factory A/C (original components and still uses R12), P/S, P/B, tilt wheel, front and rear bumper guards, factory stripe, bench seat and correct date coded 15x7 Rally wheels. Also have the set of SS full wheel cover style hubcaps and original 14x6 steel rims. This car has always been garaged since new and has not been driven in the rain or gotten wet since 1986. Featured in several car magazines, muscle car books and publications. The original gauges are in great condition and all work except the clock. The AM radio is the original and in working order. The trunk is complete and very clean with replacement mat and correct spray and has the original jack assembly with full-size spare tire on correct coded Rally wheel. The chrome valve covers and air cleaner are original with proper decals throughout the engine compartment.
1968 Chevrolet Chevelle SS 396 (Palomino Ivory)