1967 Chrysler Newport Convertible US$28,900

1967 Chrysler Newport Convertible
1967 Chrysler Newport Convertible
1967 Chrysler Newport Convertible
1967 Chrysler Newport Convertible

Car Price

$28,900
approx. $28,900
approx. €23.942,55
approx. AED106 155,48
approx. $37,174.01
approx. $35,193.58
approx. CHF26,261.49
approx. ¥186,436.79
approx. £20,784.01
approx. HK$224 463,99
approx. kn180.367,79
approx. $580,248.13
approx. kr239.699,49
approx. ₽2.141.631,61
approx. kr242 522,10
approx. ฿901,102
approx. R411,749.86
approx. $805,876.50
approx. ₱1,384,302.17
approx. Kč615 252,13
approx. ₨1,166,115
approx. $38,479.77
approx. $24,080.14
approx. $20.230.014
approx. B/.28,900
approx. $57,800
approx. ₹2,124,657.14
approx. ¥3,155,070.80
approx. $78,103.70
approx. $40,069.73
approx. £20,784.01
approx. R$152.574,66
approx. ₪94,423.26
approx. ر.ع.11,126.731
approx. zł109 683,30
approx. $58,597.64
approx. $109.936.557,46
approx. Fr2,857,108
approx. $28,900
approx. ر.ق105,224.90
approx. ₡17.815.214,78
approx. Ft8 571 870,05
approx. د.م.256,498.97
approx. kr.178.039,17
approx. $28,900
approx. ₨5,692,355.55
approx. ₺239.823,76
approx. RM118,836.80
approx. ر.س108,383.99
approx. ₩32 363 876,23
approx. $58 244,74
approx. ₲194 743 394,23
approx. Rp412.109.665
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Car Details

  • Year: 1967
  • Location: Morgantown, United States
  • Mileage: 83852 mi (134947 km)
  • Gearbox: Automatic
  • Fuel type: Petrol
  • Color: Custom
  • Car type: Cabriolet
  • Engine: 8 Cylinder
  • Interior color: Custom
  • VIN: CE27G73133783
  • Condition: Used
  • Internal Reference: 2119_2031

Car Description

1967 Chrysler Newport Convertible


Although the C-body Chrysler Newport was known by most folks as the "entry-level" full-size Chrysler from 1961-1981 in various forms, the Newport name actually dates back as far as 1941 when it was used on a roadster concept car known as the Newport Phaeton. It's biggest claims to fame, other than only 6 ever being produced, was that actress Lana Turner and Chrysler founder Walter P. Chrysler himself both owned one as their personal car for a time. To top it off, the Newport Phaeton also paced the Indianapolis 500 in 1941, the only time a non-production vehicle has ever held that honor. The Newport Phaeton was based on the upper-level New Yorker, a sign of things to come.


For consignment a rarely seen car indeed, taking on the shape of a Chrysler Newport 2 Door Convertible from 1967. Just as the B52's sang in their song Love Shack: "Hop in my Chrysler, it's as big as a whale

And it's about to set sail.... I got me a car, it seats about twenty, so come on, and bring your jukebox money. This one the beneficiary of a full restoration in 2002, it has only seen about 4,000 miles since then. Garaged, and well cared for, she's a turnkey classic all buttoned up and ready to roll topped or topless...the only thing missing is the "If this car is rockkin" ...sign!


Exterior

Wonderfully straight and equally as massive steel slabs adorn this car all draped in Persian White paint. Gaps are well minded, and chrome bumpers and trimmings are all mirror like and presenting beautifully. This "whale" it's all chromed upfront with its vertical ribbed grille flanked by dual headlights and some angled in turn signal lights. A dual painted on pinstripe runs from stem to stern and is presenting in red. As are the red stripe tires which wrap 15-inch Chrysler Road Wheels. Small fender skirts adorn the rear quarters adding some definite class. The rear of the car has an inverted V taillight setup, and a trunk lid which hides a 2-bedroom NYC apartment(sic). A near perfect large canvas white convertible top is the icing on this late 60's cake and it has a glass window. When put down, we note a snappy tonneau cover in red which fits just right baby bear.


Interior

Loads of red vinyl covers the tuck and roll inserted seats with smooth bolsters outside. A split bench with a large central armrest, also in smooth vinyl, allows you to skate down the road while styling to the side just a bit. Noted is a crack in a seam on the driver's side seat. The backseat has plenty of romper room and is like new with a center mounted speaker. Upfront another open V format design dash has a red padded top, and a chromed horizontal ribbed angled dash front. Here the rectangular gauges reside, as well as toggles 60's style that operate the headlights, top, flashers and heating controls. Below all this menagerie is a thin red metal strip which houses the ignition, and a large ashtray lighter setup to allow you to go full cigarette after your back-seat adventures. It also is the bottom frame for the glovebox. Bang bang bang on the door baby! I can't hear you...


Drivetrain

A fully rebuilt and restored sky blue blocked and valve covered original 383ci V8 with a single 2-barrel carburetor atop, sits snugly within a totally restored engine bay. All shiny black attachments, and supple hoses are well cared for since the restoration. On back an A727 Torqueflite 3-speed automatic transmission which pushes power back to the rear in 8-3/4-inch form with 2.73 gears...Sign says, woo, stay away fools 'Cause love rules at the love shack!


Undercarriage

Some mild surface rust, but all structurally sound framing, floorboards and rockers. Nice patina but no signs of neglect anywhere. Cushy torsion bar front suspension and forgiving leaf springs for the back provide the ride. Power drums are all around underneath.


Drive-Ability

Just a pleasure to test drive and she fired right up. No complaining when I pushed the accelerator in gently, then firmly after a nice warmup lap. Handling was good considering the sheer bulk of this car and stopping was right on the dime. A fantastic cruiser, top up or down, offering up plenty of interior space. I realized I needed to pay attention when retiring to the mall, as this is a large car to be throwing around, and you need to have good judgement to keep the steel straight when around other obstacles, particularly when negotiating a 3 point turn, you'll need 5 lanes...literally.


A wonderful example well cared for and only driven on Sundays by a grandmother to church...but I digress... it is very well cared for and has seen little road time since the full restoration. Mechanically and physically sound, and a looker at any show because it is very unlikely you'll see another one at any show. A turnkey car, goer and shower here for the hook and catching right out of Classic Auto Mall's Halls...just be sure to bring a very large hook! And as the consigner states, this whale has not seen any water or salt, or salt water for that matter, on her journeys over the last several years.


FENDER TAG DECODE

CAR: Chrysler Newport

ENGINE: 383cid 2-bbl V8

TRANSMISSION: 3-Speed Automatic

TIRES: Unknown tire code

BUILD DATE: October 12.

AXLE: 2.76 Ratio

INTERIOR: Red Vinyl

PAINT: Persian White

ABC OPTIONS:

K8: Power Windows

R2: Music Master AM Radio

X2: Tinted Windshield Only

Y2: White Convertible Top

abc OPTIONS:

d6: Unknown Option

h7: Fender or Hood Mounted Turn Signal Indicators

j4: Moulding - Body Sill Narrow

k7: Passenger Outside Manual Mirror

u1: Sold Car When Built


VIN DECODE

CE27G73133783

C-Chrysler Newport

E-Economy Price Class

27-2 Door Convertible

G-383ci V8 2bbl

7-1967

3-Jefferson, MI Assy Plant

133783-Sequential Unit Number


Classic Auto Mall is a 336,000-square foot classic and special interest automobile showroom, featuring over 600 vehicles for sale with showroom space for up to 1,000 vehicles. Also, a 400 vehicle barn find collection is on display.

This vehicle is located in our showroom in Morgantown, Pennsylvania, conveniently located just 1-hour west of Philadelphia on the I-76 Pennsylvania Turnpike. The website is www.classicautomall.com and our phone number is (888) 227-0914. Please contact us anytime for more information or to come see the vehicle in person.

Elite Seller

For Sale by

Classic Auto Mall

6180 Morgantown Road
19543
Morgantown
United States
Member since 2019

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