Wednesday, December 21, 2022

1970 Chevrolet Chevelle LS6 - $143k

Odometer reads 6,245 miles. Original build sheet. Original LS6 454/450 HP V-8 engine. M22 Rock Crusher Muncie 4-speed manual transmission. Factory 930 10-10 Classic White exterior. Factory Black bench seat interior. ZL2 cowl induction hood with hold-down pins. G80 Positraction differential. N40 power steering. J50 power brakes. J52 front discs. F41 performance suspension. On top of the muscle car food chain in 1970 was Chevrolet’s SS Chevelle. The King Kong was designated RPO Z15. Checking off this hugely expensive option delivered a 450 hp, 454 cubic inch solid lifter behemoth.

Removal of smog equipment, installation of headers and timing adjustments produced even more juice. The car changed hands at Mecum.