Friday, August 22, 2014

1969 Yenko SS Chevelle 427

In 1969 there where 350 Chevelles produced, Don Yenko ordered 99 of them. The super sport option of this behemoth had a 325-horsepower 396-cubic-inch V8 beneath a double domed hood.

its special features include...

- Super Sport blackout grille with bow tie emblem
- Super Sport hood
- Black rear cove panel
- 12-bolt differential with 4.10:1 gearing (code KQ)
- Standard Malibu interior
- Either SS emblem or Bow Tie emblem on steering wheel
- L72 425hp 427 (code MQ with four-speed transmission or code MP with TH400 automatic transmission).
- Optional: Side body stripes, RPO NC8 chambered exhaust.

This 1/64 diecast model was produced by Greenlight for there Muscle Cars series.


José António said...

Hello Mike,
This muscles cars aren't my favourits and i don't have any one in my collection... sometimes we have to make choices.
But they are very nice and although i don't collect them, i like to see this muscles cars.
Great fotos, again.

JDMike's Diecast Site said...

Thanks Jose, yes we all have our choices and I finally decided to stick to muscle cars in black...for now :-)
Thanks agin for the visit!

CaboReyes said...

Very nice model!

Pure and deep black!

Love it!

JDMike's Diecast Site said...

Thank you sir CaboReyes! I hope you don't mind me adding your blog to my favorite list. Thanks!

komenda said...

Pure muscle! The Chevelle of this vintage is so popular in areas around the former Clark Airbase, a sought collectible car by those who remember the bygone era of American servicemen living in the region...and PX goods abound!
Nice feature, Mike!

JDMike's Diecast Site said...

Thanks Erwin, yeah I remember way back in Subic and Clark, muscle cars like these were rumbling on the streets, specially in Porac, such an awesome sight! :-)

thanks for the visit! :-)