1932 Chevrolet 5 Window Coupe – A True Classic American Hot Rod


Publish date: 2016-11-22 12:05:22
1932 Chevrolet 5 Window Coupe

This 1932 Chevrolet 5 Window Coupe is a great example of a classic American hot rod. Many have always wanted to have a cool hot rod and this is probably your chance to own one. It is currently being listed for sale on eBay with bidding over $20,000 as of writing. Although it has a few modern components added, the overall look is still that of a true early American hot rod. It is a perfectly solid example without any need for repairs to be a reliable driver.

*Check out this classic “Chevrolet Corvette Parking Only” sign.*

1932 Chevrolet 5 Window Coupe engine

Under the hood, it features a Chevrolet 327 ci V8 engine that is matched by a 4-speed manual transmission. With that setup, you’ll now this hot rod really packs a punch. The engine bay is beautiful done and has been kept clean and in solid condition. It also has a Creitz intake manifold topped with dual carburetors. 3 five gallon military gas cans feed this thirsty hot rod. Just by looking at it, you’ll know it’s a well-built powertrain.

1932 Chevrolet 5 Window Coupe interior

For the interior, this Chevy features a minimalistic business style design. It still has its original dashboard but the gauges will need to be replaced if you want working ones. The bead rolled door panels completes the minimalistic design of the interior.

The seats are adjustable to allow more leg room for tall drivers. The five-gallon military gas tanks are mounted behind the seat. There is also a safety bar installed behind the seat to reinforce this Chevy. It is believed that this Chevy still comes with its original finish with some signs of patina. The areas with patina have a bit of surface rust but are nothing major. Overall, the exterior is in solid condition with no major flaws. The fender paint has been redone to exactly look like the original paint. For such an old classic, this hot rod has been kept really well.

1932 Chevrolet 5 Window Coupe seats

This 1932 Chevrolet 5 window hot rod is a great example of a true American hot rod. A great reliable driver as it is, you won’t have to worry about repairs anytime soon. But for those who wants to bring more life to this hot rod and bring it to local car shows, it won’t be too much of a problem as this is an incredibly solid example. An updated interior design and some other detail updates would probably look good on this Chevy.

1932 Chevrolet 5 Window hot rod

*Check out this classic “Chevrolet Corvette Parking Only” sign.*

References:
http://barnfinds.com/hot-rod-heritage-1932-chevrolet-5-window/

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