eBay Find of The Day: Numbers-Matching ’66 Impala SS 396
When we think of sports cars now a days, the Impala is not usually at the top of the list. However, in the 60s, the Impala held their own in the muscle car market, especially with a big-block in the Super Sport package. Thanks to a lot listed on eBay, you now have the chance to own one of these acclaimed muscle cars. The Impala that’s up for auction is fully restored and has original parts with low miles. These are all perks in our book.
The Impala SS is finished in a cherry red color with a black vinyl top. The interior is also finished in black. The Impala comes with a numbers-matching, 396cui big-block V8 engine.
Even though this car is over 40 years old, the engine is said to be smooth running and start up from the first crank. A four-speed manual transmission also comes in this car. With only 50,301 original miles, this car has been very well maintained.
If you’re looking for a quality restored muscle car, this Impala SS is definitely worth checking out. Although the seller states in the lot’s information that the reserve for this car is well under market value, the reserve had not been met with only 18 hours left in the auction.
After 31 bids, $16,400 still wasn’t enough to meet the reserve requirements. If you’re willing to wager a pretty penny for this car, you have until the afternoon of May 27th to place your winning bid.