1957 Chrysler Imperial Southhampton 2-Door Coupe *Relisted without reserve*

Price: - Item location: Northern California, United States
  • Condition: Used
  • Make: Chrysler
  • Model: Imperial
  • Type: Coupe
  • Trim: 2-Door
  • Year: 1957
  • Mileage: 0
  • Color: White
  • Engine size: 392
  • Number of cylinders: 8
  • Power options: Air Conditioning, Power Windows, Power Seats
  • Fuel: Gasoline
  • Transmission: Automatic
  • Interior color: Green
  • Vehicle Title: Clear
  • Want to buy? Contact seller!
Description:

1957 Chrysler Imperial 2-Door

1957 Chrysler Imperial Southampton 2-Door Hardtop Coupe - Got Hemi?

Check out pictures and YouTube video (see link below) and email me with questions. Very nice clean driver, you can have fun with it now while you do some restoration...or not. These don't come around very often, drive a piece of Americana history. This is the car that started the fin craze! 1957 Car of the Year! 392/Hemi, Auto-trans, TorqueFlite-3-speed unit with manual selections for first and second via pushbutton - so cool! Factory Air Conditioning, Power Windows, Power Seat, Power Steering, Power Brakes - power, power, power! Price reflects condition in guide; relisted without reserve.Clean California title - no salvage.A reliable driver.She's a classic that needs some love.

HADA Guide pricing: $16,200 Low - $50,520 High **Relisted without reserve** Note: The vehicle is also for sale locally; the right to cancel or end auction early is reserved.

YouTube video: https://youtu.be/wRDSeVtU0tI

I can make vehicle available for any inspections by you or professional inspection company. Sale is as is, no warranty. Ask questions now, before bidding. Buyer is responsible for any and all fees. Shipping is responsibility of the buyer.

Terms: A $500 non-refundable depositis due and payable by PayPal within 24 hours after winning auction. This deposit takes this vehicle of the market and reserves it for you. The remaining balance is to be paid in full within 3 days. Full paymentis to be paid by cash or bank wire transfer.

Following is some interesting information on the car, provided by the previous owner:

This Chrysler Imperial is #21601 out of 36,585 built; they built a total of 4,884 of this model, the Southampton Custom 2-Door Hardtop. This was the first car built in the USA with curved side glass.
The extras on this car are simulated spare tire cover; tinted Solex glass; magic search radio with record player (FYI: record player is long gone); 6-way power seat; air temp air conditioner; power antenna (FYI: needs to be replaced); 392 Hemi with 325 HP @ 4,000 RPM.

Following are answers to some of the questions I've been asked. Email me if you have others.

VIN: C7521601

Also included with the car are four stock rims with stock hubcaps; replacement speedometer housing; original air cleaner and metal cover for spare tire.

Here are a few more details on her condition. We've recently replaced or repaired the following:

Front suspension

Transmission, freeze plugs in the back of the block

Emergency brake bonded new shoes

Turn-up dual points, condenser, rotor, distributor cap; coil

Rebuilt carburetor; fuel filter; hoses

Voltage regulator

New in 2015 battery

Replaced starter with power master high torque, gear reduction starter

Here are a few condition issues I know about:

All components of the factory air are intact; however, it does not blow cold

Speedometer housing needs to be replaced (included)

Two back windows are rolled up, do not roll down

Wipers don’t work

Antenna needs to be replaced