1961 Chevrolet Impala Bubble Top Tri-Power 348 CI V-8 engine


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Rare and desirable combination of Tri-Power, 4-speed and air conditioning
Tri-Power 348 CI V-8 engine
Three 2-barrel carburetors
4-speed manual transmission
Positraction rear end
Factory air conditioning
Tinted glass, AM radio
Correct shifter, push-button radio
Roman Red with two-tone Red and White cloth/vinyl interior
Fender skirts and spare in trunk
Full size wheel covers
Wide whitewall tires
Mitchell further departed from Earl’s “longer, lower, wider” philosophy by raising the roofline and redesigning the A-pillar, eliminating the wraparound windshield and opening the rear glass area for more headroom and increased visibility. The result was the now-famous “bubble top” that has become a hallmark of Mitchell’s design style and remains immensely popular with collectors of these handsome early ‘60s Chevrolets. Its sharp Roman Red paint is complemented with matching painted steel wheels with full-size wheel covers over wide whitewall tires, as well as a cheerful two-tone red and white cloth and vinyl interior. Optioned inside with Soft Ray-tinted glass, a pushbutton AM radio, factory air conditioning and included fender skirts and spare, this colorful Impala Bubble Top packs the punch of Chevrolet’s 348 CI “W-head” big-block V-8 with triple 2-barrel tri-power carburetion and dual exhaust. A 4-speed manual transmission (complete with the correct floor shifter) and Positraction rear end complete the high-performance drivetrain of this sporty
1961 Chevrolet Impala Bubble Top Tri-Power 348 CI V-8 engine
$ 17,200.00
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Rare and desirable combination of Tri-Power, 4-speed and air conditioning
Tri-Power 348 CI V-8 engine
Three 2-barrel carburetors
4-speed manual transmission
Positraction rear end
Factory air conditioning
Tinted glass, AM radio
Correct shifter, push-button radio
Roman Red with two-tone Red and White cloth/vinyl interior
Fender skirts and spare in trunk
Full size wheel covers
Wide whitewall tires
Mitchell further departed from Earl’s “longer, lower, wider” philosophy by raising the roofline and redesigning the A-pillar, eliminating the wraparound windshield and opening the rear glass area for more headroom and increased visibility. The result was the now-famous “bubble top” that has become a hallmark of Mitchell’s design style and remains immensely popular with collectors of these handsome early ‘60s Chevrolets. Its sharp Roman Red paint is complemented with matching painted steel wheels with full-size wheel covers over wide whitewall tires, as well as a cheerful two-tone red and white cloth and vinyl interior. Optioned inside with Soft Ray-tinted glass, a pushbutton AM radio, factory air conditioning and included fender skirts and spare, this colorful Impala Bubble Top packs the punch of Chevrolet’s 348 CI “W-head” big-block V-8 with triple 2-barrel tri-power carburetion and dual exhaust. A 4-speed manual transmission (complete with the correct floor shifter) and Positraction rear end complete the high-performance drivetrain of this sporty

Additional information

Make: Chevrolet
Model: Impala Bubble Top
Year: 1961
Doors: 2
Mileage: 16448
Transmission: Manual
Interior Color: Red/white
Exterior Color: Red
Vehicle Identification Number: 11837L116601
United States, Ohio, Cincinnati
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