Sunday, January 12, 2014

15k: Driver Quality: 1964 Chevrolet Impala

The 3rd generation Chevrolet Impala was built in Arlington Texas for the 1961 to 1964 model years on the GM B platform shared with the Bel Air and Biscayne.  The Impala was a great way to get into a full sized sedan and was described by Ed Cole as a "prestige car within the reach of the average American citizen."  Find this 1964 Chevrolet Impala for sale in Sherman, TX currently bidding for $7,100 reserve-not-met with 5 days to go.

This Impala is offered from a dealer with nice photos, which normally would price it out of DT's desired "good deal" requirement...but the seller includes a $12,999 price listed in the ebay ad, which wouldn't be a bad price for this mean hunk of steel as it sits today.

Under the hood is a non matching number 400 cubic inch small block V8 pumping who knows how many horsepower and mated to a 4 speed manual gearbox.

The inside doesn't look horrible, but the photos are taken with great lighting by the seller and described as driver quality by seller. 

See a better Impala that isn't riding on wire wheels and dragging its tail on the pavement? email us here:


  1. this will be dragging the ground shortly.....

  2. does the fact it's a 4-speed raise the odds it will be left as-is? any clue whether those-who-bag tend to prefer automatics? that would be my wild guess, but with zero knowledge to base it on

  3. I think you are right, but a powerglide is cheap and easy to install.


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