This 1964 Chevrolet Impala SS Sport Coupe in Goldwood Yellow has done 92,000 miles since it was built in Los Angeles, California back in 1964. The color was exclusive to Impala Sport Coupes and Convertibles.
No longer simply a package, the Super Sport was a series in its own right and only available in the 2-door styles, the Impala SS was Chevrolet's high end model and distinguished with SS identification trim inside and out. Except for the Corvette, it was the most expensive Chevy available in '64.
Only available in 2-door styles, the Impala SS was Chevrolet's high end model and distinguished with SS identification trim inside and out.
Unique to the SS was the use of an upper body side panel with silver anodized insert with a swirl pattern. The rear cove also used these silver anodized inserts to highlight the outline. Special wheel covers were also provided.
Inside is full leather-grained vinyl upholstery with bucket seats in the front separated with a bright-trimmed center console. There were also swirl pattern instrument panel inserts unique to the SS.
Power comes from a 327 cubic inch Turbo-Fire V8 engine (L74) with four-barrel carburetor producing 300 horsepower. This is paired with a Powerglide 2-speed automatic transmission which was a $199 option.
Other options on this car include power steering ($86), power brakes ($43) and 'Cool-Pack' air conditioning ($317).
Chevrolet built 185,325 Impala Super Sport models for the 1964 model year. This fugure contains a mix of the 2-door hardtop and convertible. A realistic estimate is about 90% of those cars were the hardtop. Los Angeles, CA
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