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Chrysler: Imperial on 2040-cars

US $22,000.00
Year:1960 Mileage:39155 Color: White
Location:

Hagatna, Guam, United States

Hagatna, Guam, United States

This Imperial Crown Convertibles are a classic in very good general condition. Paint was painted back in 2013 and there are no rust or never done any major repairs.
by 1960 the Imperial offered not only exclusivity and grand style but also strong performance with its powerful 413 cubic inch engine, and excellent handling thanks to its torsion-bar suspension. Much more than “upscale Chryslers”, the 1960 Imperial line shared only its strong power-train with other Chrysler products, and ever since 1955, the Imperial was considered a separate marque all its own. Series P1Y-M. 350 bhp, 413 cu. in. V-8 engine, Torqueflite three-speed automatic transmission, independent front suspension with torsion bars and semi-floating rear axle with tapered semi-elliptic leaf springs, and four-wheel power-operated hydraulic drum brakes. Wheelbase: 129 in.• Interior and trunk completely reupholstered• Full mechanical sorting • One of 618 builtWalter P. Chrysler formed Chrysler Corporation in 1924, and the fledgling company quickly matured into one of America’s top three automakers.
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