1970 Chevelle Super Sport 454. 3 Speed TH 400 Trans.
Was purchased in Dewitt Iowa in 2012 without build sheet and without previous owner knowing if came off of line in Baltimore trimmed out as an SS or not. Not original motor, but period correct. VIN shows same series of numbers that all 2 door coupes came with in 1970... 136370BXXXXXX (1(Chevrolet), 36(Malibu 8 cyl.), 37(2-door sport coupe), 0 for 1970, B (Baltimore), XXXXXX (for production numbers). Have clean and clear title. Produced in Baltimore.
Purchased to restore for various sentimental reasons and simply do not get out and enjoy the car enough. Runs beautifully, looks immaculate, and has won it's class in the only car show has ever gone to. Have driven sparingly since restoration finished in 2015.
Odometer shows 44XXX miles
Has gone through a 3 year, ~800-900 hour restoration.
Details of car as follows:
Motor checked and tuned up at restoration, but same block that was purchased with.
Cranberry Red (code 75) paint with black striping on new "old" metal from OPGI... Rocker panels, door panels, hood, quarters and fenders replaced. Painted in three coats paint and double cleared. Trunk spatter painted, engine compartment black gloss and cleared, and block painted Chevy orange.
Functional Cowl induction hood
14 inch SS wheels with BF Goodrich radial AT tires (New)
Power front SSBC brakes with manual brakes on rear
New Hotchkis suspension (F-41), Front and rear sway
New Heavy duty shocks
3:31 posi-traction gearing (Eaton) on 12 bolt rear end
New MagnaFlow exhaust with 2 1/2 Pype tips
Interior is extremely clean and without flaw.
Non AC car
Have had professionally detailed every year since returning from restoration. Holding off this year in case I sell. I do not need to sell this, and am looking to get the price listed. Will negotiate, but will not give away. Serious interest only. No dealers unless willing to pay asking price.