These roaring legends of the asphalt epitomize raw power and American automotive passion. Emerging in the mid-20th century, these high-performance marvels boast big engines that thunder with horsepower. With iconic models like the Ford Mustang, Chevrolet Camaro and Dodge Challenger, these models ignited a fierce rivalry that fueled innovation. Their muscular stances, bold hood scoops and aggressive aesthetics evoke a sense of speed even at standstill. Though evolving with modern refinements, these powerhouses remain a symbol of rebellion, capturing the essence of freedom and the open road, forever entwined in the tapestry of automotive history. Indulge in this captivating showcase, all available with No Reserve at the highly anticipated 2023 New Orleans Auction, taking place September 28-30 at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center.
LOT #710 – 1970 PONTIAC GTO RAM AIR III CONVERTIBLE – NO RESERVE
Pictured above, this 1970 Pontiac is one of 174 GTO 400 Ram Air III V8 4-speed convertibles made this model year. Matching-numbers car finished in Sandalwood over a Baja Gold interior. Features include power brakes, power steering, power windows and air conditioning.
LOT #769 – 1969 CHEVROLET CAMARO RS/SS CONVERTIBLE – NO RESERVE
Powered by a 396ci V8 engine and 3-speed automatic transmission. Complete restoration in Garnet Red with a red interior and white top. Air conditioning, power steering, power disc brakes, power convertible top, AM/FM radio, SS wheels with red line tires.
LOT #668 – 1968 CHEVROLET CORVETTE L89 – NO RESERVE
Nut-and-bolt restoration. Powered by an L89 427/435hp Tri-Power aluminum-headed engine paired with the matching-numbers 4-speed close-ratio transmission, with a 3.70 posi-traction rear end. Original Tank Sticker validated by NCRS.
LOT #665 – 1965 CHEVROLET CORVETTE 327/375 FUELIE – NO RESERVE
Powered by a 327/375hp fuel-injected V8 engine paired with a Muncie close-ratio 4-speed manual transmission and a posi-traction rear end. NCRS Top Flight and Silver Certification. Comes with the original Protect-O-Plate and Window Sticker.
LOT #784 – 1963 FORD THUNDERBIRD M-CODE SPORTS ROADSTER – NO RESERVE
One of 37 M-code roadsters produced; powered by a 390ci V8 engine with three 2-barrel carburetors and an automatic transmission. Equipped with leather seats, power windows, tinted glass, windshield washers, seat belts, power seats and air conditioning.
LOT #680 – 1980 PONTIAC FIREBIRD TRANS AM TURBO T-TOP – NO RESERVE
Rotisserie-restored and powered by a turbocharged 4.9-liter V8 engine mated to an automatic transmission. Has PHS paperwork, factory Fisher T-Tops, WS6 handling package, 4-wheel power disc brakes, tilt steering and cruise control. One of 3,444 built.
LOT #456 – 1966 CHEVROLET CHEVELLE SS – NO RESERVE
True 138 car powered by a factory L78 big-block V8 engine bored to a 427ci, built by well-known PAR Race Engines in Spartanburg, SC, and dyno-tested at 650hp. Equipped with a BorgWarner 4-speed manual transmission.
Indulge in this captivating showcase, all available with No Reserve at the highly anticipated 2023 New Orleans Auction, taking place September 28-30 at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center.