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I purchased this GT/CS in 2014 from a in Honolulu Hawaii. The previous owner had purchased the car from someone in California who we believe was the second owner. The car under the previous owner underwent several upgrades including the first engine rebuild and cylinder boring that left her at .030 over the stock 289ci. I have many of the receipts and pictures from that project done in Hawaii. Classic Auto Air AC was installed in Hawaii, as well as disc brakes in the front. The AC blows warm now and needs a recharge.
Since I have owned the car I have done many extensive projects as well. In 2015, I installed new steering components, front brakes and full suspension (front and rear) components as well as a rust repair under the battery tray. In 2020, she underwent a total engine rebuild (no cylinder boring just clean and polish), transmission overhaul, new rear brakes, new master cylinder, new brake lines, new exhaust, new radiator, and an engine compartment paint and refurb. I also removed the CD player and ugly footwell speakers and replaced with stock AM radio (inoperable, looks only) and NOS foot kick panels. New tires in 2020. Most all engine and under hood components are NOS parts. New battery. Lucas fog lights are in perfect shape as well. I installed sequential turn signal lights under the hood scoops.
The car has some exterior blemishes, driver side door has various dings in the door that previous owners did a terrible job fixing. Interior is in great shape.
Mechanically the car is in excellent shape after my 2020 project. She runs cool in the hot summer, and will crank over no problem after sitting for months...
I'm super proud of this car and the work I've personally done over the years maybe too proud, but I don't have any urgency to let her go and I want to make sure she ends up in the right hands. I'm asking for $45,000 but I will consider offers that are reasonable. This is a great car, it is in the California Special registry and I have the Marty report as well.
Stock numbers matching 289 V-8, bored out .030 (thirty thousandths) runs more like a 302 V-8
Holley 0-80350 - Holley Street Avenger Model 2300 Carburetor (new 2020)
C-4 Cruise-O-Matic Automatic Transmission (overhauled and rebuilt in 2020)
Presidential Blue Exterior (7 out of 10 rating)
Aqua and Blue Interior (7 out of 10 rating)
New Tires (2020)
New exhaust (2020)
- Classic Car ID101944218
- Stock NumberN/A
- CategoryAmerican Classics
- Body StyleCoupe
- Mileage149,000 miles
- Engine8 Cylinder
- ConditionVery Good
- Drivetrain2 wheel drive - rear
- Transmission3 Speed Automatic w/ Overdrive
- Exterior ColorBlue
- Custom ColorPresidential Blue
- Interior ColorTurquoise
- Seat ColorAqua blue
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