AutoHunter Spotlight: 1962 Chevrolet C10

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Obtainable now on AutoHunter, the web public sale platform pushed by ClassicCars.com, is that this 1962 Chevrolet C10. It was constructed in the course of the first era of Chevrolet’s legendary C/Ok sequence of vans, but it surely comes outfitted with quite a lot of extra trendy options, together with a brand new 454cid big-block V8, a TH400 three-speed computerized transmission with a 2,200-rpm stall converter, energy entrance disc brakes, and Dakota Digital gauges. The Fleetside physique has been refinished in a mixture of blue and white and surrounds a color-coordinated vinyl inside. As soon as the profitable bid is positioned, the truck will go to its new proprietor with drivetrain-related receipts and a transparent title.

The outside has been refinished in blue with white accents on the roof of the “Consolation-King” cab, within the trim strips that stretch from the doorways throughout the Fleetside mattress, and on the tailgate. Different highlights embrace chrome bumpers and brightwork on the grille, door handles, and mirror housings. The contents of the mattress are protected by a roll-up mushy tonneau cowl.

The middle caps and trim rings on the brand new 15-inch metal wheels additional spotlight the outside in addition to the 255/60/15 BFGoodrich Radial T/A tires that encompass them.

Inside, this C10 continues the outside shade scheme with a blue and white vinyl bench seat and a coordinating dashboard and door panels. The cabin is supplied with handbook steering and home windows, a floor-mounted Lokar computerized shifter, and an AM/FM/cassette stereo. Based on the promoting seller, the lights, gauges, flip alerts, and the radio are purposeful.

Automobile info is displayed on a set of Dakota Digital gauges that features a speedometer, tachometer, and readouts for the gasoline degree, oil strain, water temperature, and voltage. The odometer exhibits 78,711 miles, however the true mileage on this truck is unknown.

The unique engine has been changed with a brand new 454cid big-block V8. That has been upgraded with orange valve covers, a Weiand Stealth aluminum consumption manifold, a Holley Fast Gas Know-how carburetor, a black air cleaner, and an aluminum radiator. That upsized engine delivers its output to the highway by way of a TH400 three-speed computerized transmission outfitted with a 2,200-rpm stall converter.

Underpinnings encompass an unbiased entrance suspension and a stable rear drive axle. A dual-circuit grasp cylinder and energy entrance disc brakes and rear drums convey this truck to a cease. Receipts for the drivetrain upgrades will include the acquisition of the truck.

Bidding for this 454-powered 1962 Chevrolet C10 Fleetside pickup closes on Tuesday, July 18, 2023 at 12:30 p.m. (PDT).

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