Lot Detail
Year 1963
Make Chevrolet
Model Bel Air
Body 2-Door Hardtop
Engine 409/425 HP
Trans 4-Speed Manual
Color Ember Red
Interior Red
Web No. FL0109-76743
INV No. 30493
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Lot F106 1963 Chevrolet Bel Air 2-Door Hardtop
409/425 HP Dual Quad, 4-Speed
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Kissimmee, FL Auction
January 22-24, 2009


- This car was built in March of 1963
- In 1998 it was a nice, rust free car. No hidden problems were found
- Stored for 7 years before restoration started in 2005
- Completely disassembled & the paint was stripped off using a soda blasting process
- The original 409/425 HP dual 4-barrel with factory cast iron headers was rebuilt by Day Automotive in Independence, MO
- The entire rotating assembly was balanced
- Correct date coded 1963 Borg-Warner T-10 transmission
- Parts were sand blasted & powder coated a semi-gloss black
- New or rebuilt parts were used
- Ember Red, the non metallic original factory color
- The first & only showing was at the Eckler's/GM show in Detroit in August 2007
- The car got voted "Best of Show" in the 1954-1964 class

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