1957 Chevrolet Radical Custom 327 CI Corvette V-8 engine


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1962 327 CI Corvette V-8 engine
GM 671 crankshift-driven Blower kit
Hurst shifter
1957 Buick top chopped 3 inches
Channeled 5 inches at the front graduating to 2.5 inches at the rear
1961 Chrysler front fender assembly
Headlights extended 4 inches
Front fender wells flared with 3/4-inch Chromoly tubing and boxed to conceal wiring
Rear fender wells boxed and fenders extended 6 inches and raised 1.5 inches
Trunk chopped 8 inches
Suspension system is either Gold or Chrome plated
Metal fabrication utilized throughout the build with no fiberglass
Brake and gas lines enclosed within modified square tube frame
Colorado Custom wheels
BF Goodrich Radial T/A tires
Using period-appearing side-draft carburetors, gold and chrome plating with custom hand engraving abound on this powerplant, while a Hurst shift arm directs the transmission behind it. From the exterior, one notes the roofline—which came from a 1957 Buick—is chopped 3 inches and then channeled 5 inches at the front, graduating to 2.5 inches at the rear. The rear fender wells are boxed and the fender ends themselves were extended 6 inches and raised 1.5 inches. The engine rests in hand-built motor mounts, while brake and gas lines have been enclosed within the modified square-tube frame. The deep tones selected for the paint are dramatic, with a powder blue custom interior inside.
1957 Chevrolet Radical Custom 327 CI Corvette V-8 engine
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1962 327 CI Corvette V-8 engine
GM 671 crankshift-driven Blower kit
Hurst shifter
1957 Buick top chopped 3 inches
Channeled 5 inches at the front graduating to 2.5 inches at the rear
1961 Chrysler front fender assembly
Headlights extended 4 inches
Front fender wells flared with 3/4-inch Chromoly tubing and boxed to conceal wiring
Rear fender wells boxed and fenders extended 6 inches and raised 1.5 inches
Trunk chopped 8 inches
Suspension system is either Gold or Chrome plated
Metal fabrication utilized throughout the build with no fiberglass
Brake and gas lines enclosed within modified square tube frame
Colorado Custom wheels
BF Goodrich Radial T/A tires
Using period-appearing side-draft carburetors, gold and chrome plating with custom hand engraving abound on this powerplant, while a Hurst shift arm directs the transmission behind it. From the exterior, one notes the roofline—which came from a 1957 Buick—is chopped 3 inches and then channeled 5 inches at the front, graduating to 2.5 inches at the rear. The rear fender wells are boxed and the fender ends themselves were extended 6 inches and raised 1.5 inches. The engine rests in hand-built motor mounts, while brake and gas lines have been enclosed within the modified square-tube frame. The deep tones selected for the paint are dramatic, with a powder blue custom interior inside.

Additional information

Make: Chevrolet
Model: Radical
Year: 1957
Doors: 2
Mileage: 3657
Transmission: Manual
Interior Color: Purple/Gray
Exterior Color: Purple/Yellow
Vehicle Identification Number: A570128525
United States, California, San Francisco
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