Available for auction is this 1970 Chevrolet Chevelle SS 396 finished in Black over a black vinyl interior. One of the most iconic muscle cars of the era, the 1970 Chevelle featured revised styling and was offered with a range of powerful V8 engines. This example is said to have been fully restored and is equipped with a correct-type 396ci Big Block V8 paired with an M20 4-speed manual gearbox, as well as factory optional air conditioning, F41 performance suspension, 3.31 Posi rear end, tinted glass, power steering, and power-assisted brakes. This Chevelle has also been tastefully upgraded with a high-rise aluminum intake manifold, headers, Flowmaster mufflers, and Hotchkiss suspension components. An excellent choice for any muscle car enthusiast, this stunning 1970 Chevelle SS is now being offered for auction by its seller out of California.
This Chevelle comes finished in Black with double white top stripes and a functional cowl induction hood. For 1970, the Chevelle received a styling update with SS 396 models featuring a new "power dome" hood, black-accented grille, and a special rear-bumper insert. The seller notes the car was completely refinished during its restoration and describes the paint to be in show-quality condition throughout. Additional images are provided in the gallery. The stock 14″ SS wheels come dressed in BF Goodrich Radial T/A tires.
The black vinyl interior comes fitted with a pair of Strato bucket seats and factory equipment including tinted glass, air conditioning, a full suite of gauges, and an SS steering wheel. The seller notes the cabin remains in excellent condition and confirms that all gauges, lights, and accessories remain fully functional including the air conditioning.
Power comes from a 396ci Big Block V8 engine upgraded with a high-rise aluminum intake manifold, headers, and a performance exhaust system with Flowmaster mufflers. The original cast iron intake manifold is also said to accompany the sale. The engine is believed to be original to the car and images of the serial numbers are provided in the gallery along with an image of the original build sheet. The rear wheels are driven by way of an M20 4-speed manual gearbox with a 3.31 Positraction rear end. The factory F41 performance suspension has been further enhanced with various upgraded Hotchkiss components including a larger front sway bar. Stopping power comes from factory power-assisted brakes with front discs.
This sale will include the original build sheet, intake manifold, and a clean title. Generously equipped from the factory and nicely restored with a few tasteful performance upgrades, this Chevelle SS is not to be missed.