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  • Performance:3 out of 5 stars3 out of 5 stars3 out of 5 stars3 out of 5 stars3 out of 5 stars 3 / 5
  • Appearance:5 out of 5 stars5 out of 5 stars5 out of 5 stars5 out of 5 stars5 out of 5 stars 5 / 5
  • Build Quality:4.7 out of 5 stars4.7 out of 5 stars4.7 out of 5 stars4.7 out of 5 stars4.7 out of 5 stars 4.7 / 5
  • Overall: 4.6 out of 5 stars4.6 out of 5 stars4.6 out of 5 stars4.6 out of 5 stars4.6 out of 5 stars 4.6 / 5

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"beautiful car" 3 reviews
"interior" 2 reviews
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"fuel economy" 2 reviews

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Stan writes:
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The Most Beautiful Car I Have Ever Owned. — I was the proud owner of a 1960 Chevy two-door sport coup. Dual antennas on the back and dual rear view mirrors on the front fenders. The streamline styling made it look like it could fly. The dash was designed with unbelievable balance and beauty. The steering wheel was georgous. One can only hope that some day Chevrolet will again build such cars of elegance.

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Lance235 writes:
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Interior is not damaged.  Car is in show condition.

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Gas Mileage

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1960 Chevrolet Impala — I got to drive this very beautiful 1960 Chevrolet Impala. Everything is stock, interior is not damaged one bit, and it has 3000 mies on it, all original.

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1960 Impala Ride — I have the 2 door model with power brakes and steering. Compared to todays cars there is a marked difference but if compared to models of its era it would have to be considered as much smoother than most. My rating above reflects it compared to cars of its era.

Owner for 3 years, 6 months

Miles Driven per Year:2,000

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Rob writes:
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5

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accelerates like a modern car

Cons

brakes like a fully loaded bus with sponge pads

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Chevy — 283cubic inch V8 (4.2 litres). owned since 94 and still only 2nd owner in 48 years!. Bench seats - no seat belts, column shift 2 speed powerglide.colour - copper and ivory

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Todd writes:
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My First car that taught me many things about Vehicle Maintenance & restoration. Price was right. $500.  Roomy interior. Hot Heater. No A/C but all windows went down.

Cons

The Rust was the worst part of this car. Hard top windows always leaked. Hard on Gas milage.

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I Learned About Love In This Car. — It was my first love of a Car. It had Style, Comfort, Power in a 348ci Turboglide. It was expensive to Maintain because of Mileage over 100,000. In her day was the Top of Chevrolet vehicles. Nice roomy interior. The Impala was a very stylish vehicle & stood out from the crowd.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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1958 Chevrolet Impala Reviews

I'd Do It Again If I Had An Extra Million Dollars Laying Around. By Russell

It was a hot rod. We figured that it made almost 700 HP with the bored 454 and the dual 4barrel carb set-up. 2 780cfm Holly carbs,full race cam, ported and polished heads, solid lifters, and a high ... Read More

My Uncle's Impala By Krista

Well, the car belongs to my uncle, but in 1958 I don't think they were as interested in "handling" so much as going fast and looking good at it. This car is all original, rides like a dream, and made... Read More

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1959 Chevy Impala By tenspeed

Slow and bad handling. The worst styling of the era which earned it the lowest selling price. Drum brakes all around that were good for one hard stop. A challenge when it was time for the yearly inspe... Read More

It Was My All-time Favorite Car (and I Have Had Over 30). By Statguy

Styling -- 5 stars -- especially the Impala coupe. Performance was fine, not outstanding. I had 283 V8, not a 348, so that's what one would expect. If you want a car that will turn heads and contin... Read More

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1961 Chevrolet Impala Reviews

Blue Brother. By OldVandal

Impala and me. Photo taken in 1968. This car was a nice piece of work, styling wise. I was not impressed with the power. However, it did have an A/C, factory installed. I had this car in high sch... Read More

Ordinary, Practical But Not A Classic. By Mary

It was the only white exterior with red interior car that my immediate family owned. I earned my driver's license in this one. Three little tail lights on each side first appeared on the 1960 model ... Read More

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1963 Chevrolet Impala Reviews

My 1100 Dollar Jewel By BiGMuscle

what I love about this car is that when you apply tlc you get your investment back 10 fold nothing like a heavy chevy baby!!! I have been a chevy man all my life once you go chevy done deal. Read More

Cruise Nite By Brice

Really just our car show car, even though it could use some cosmetic attention. 327ci engine under the hood, 2 speed transmission and is fun to drive when you want to show somethin off. Not really som... Read More

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1964 Chevrolet Impala Reviews

1964 Impala By bigdog19671

I love my 1964 I built from ground up. Its cost me close to 30k but well worth it.my car has been up grade to modern with tubular arms. If you can afford to build or buy one made well be the best inv... Read More

Great Find By BiGMuscle

I found this jewel just browsing and had to make an offer. I would have haggled for it but the price was such a bargain I would have been crazy to not jump on it. Awaiting West Side touch then done de... Read More

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