Mecum Auctions | 19-Nov-2016 | Anaheim 2016 | Venue : Anaheim Convention Center 800 West Katella Avenue Anaheim, CA 92802
Category : Classic Cars
Lot No. : S91.1
Year : 1967
Engine Size : 273/235 HP
Colour : Yellow
Interior : Black
Chassis No. : # 4016
No longer available - Sold or withdrawn from sale
273/235 HP, 1 of 52

1 of 52 examples hand built between 1966 and 1967
Sleek Giugiaro Italian design
Chrysler Commando 273/235 CI V-8 engine
Delivered new in the United States through a single dealer in Beverly Hills
Chassis no. 4016
Yellow with Black interior and yellow piping
Believed to be 72,000 original miles
Restored approximately 10 years ago with new paint and interior
3-speed Torqueflite automatic transmission
The car received a comprehensive engine rebuild at 67,000 miles
Originally designed as a fastback and ultimately produced with a custom steel convertible body by Ghia
MSRP around $12,000 when new
Borrani wire wheels
Only one other yellow 450SS was produced that was the Barcelona show car
The interior was refreshed with reupholstered seats, door panels and new carpet
Gauges were rebuilt and retain unique Ghia copper trim rings
Push-button door handles
New shocks, brakes, ball joints, and steering items were replaced at 70,500 miles
The transmission and front suspension were both rebuilt at 71,237 miles
Suspension and brakes are all Chrysler parts