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1967 Chevrolet Impala the Most Wanted Vintage Cars

The Impala has been an American legend for decades. According to Wikipedia The Chevrolet Impala is a full-size car built by Chevrolet for model years 1958 to 1985, 1994 to 1996, and 2000 to present. This Vintage Cars has a 2 door coupé type body with a front mounted engine powering the rear wheels. The Impala was Chevrolet’s most expensive passenger model through 1965, the Impala would be the #2-selling convertible in the U.S. in 1966, with 38,000 sold. This car is more than what meets the eye. Among the impala models, the 1967 impala production is one of the most popular models. Especially after A 1967 Sport Sedan 4-door hardtop made its TV debut in the series Supernatural. also due to impala 1967 has introduced safety features due to federal regulations, including a fully collapsible energy-absorbing steering column, side marker lights, and shoulder belts for closed models.

1967 chevy impala 4 door supernatural
Greenlight Hollywood Series 6 1967 Chevy Impala Superntural TV Series Chase Car Green Machine.
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1967 Chevy Impala Short History

The 1967 Impala saw a redesign that featured more of a coke bottle styling. The curves were the most pronounced with the 1967–1968 models. It looks professional and sleek. Dimensions remained roughly the same, still on a 119-inch wheelbase, four inches longer than the mid-size Chevrolet Chevelle. As already noted above, to comply with government regulations then Impala 1967 generation has added some standard security features. Taking a stylish backseat for 1967, the Impala SS [1] was much less decorated than other Impalas. Super Sports had black grille accents and black-accented body-side and rear fender moldings while lesser models leaned towards more bright work on the interior and exterior. Rides very smooth and the interior is spacious with a cozy feel. As with previous years, Impalas featured more chrome trim inside and out, with pleated tufted upholstery and door panels. Super Sports had black grille accents and black-accented body-side and rear fender moldings while lesser models leaned towards more bright work on the interior and exterior. Customers could customize their SS with either vinyl bucket seats with a center console, or a Strato-Bench seat with a fold-down center armrest. The standard wheel covers were the identical optional ones on other big Chevys, but the centers featured the ‘SS’ logo surrounded by tri-color ring of red, white and blue. ‘Impala SS’ badges replaced ‘Chevrolet’ and ‘Impala’ callouts on the body of the car.

Chevrolet Impala 1967 Engine Specifications

Chevy 1967 has front engine location. Most engine offerings were carryover from 1966. For the base 250 cubic-inch 3.6L V6 is powerful but efficient [2]. This classic Chevrolet Impala Series measures in width, 213.20 inches in length, and has a wheelbase of 119.00 inches. The power is produced by a naturally aspirated engine of 6.5 litre capacity. A new three-range Turbo Hydra-Matic automatic transmission was optional for 396 cu in (6.5 L) V8. Two-speed Powerglide, as well as 3- and 4-speed manual transmissions were available. The SS427 was an additional model available from 1967 through 1969.

Engine Location Front
Drive Type Rear Wheel
Body / Chassis Steel unibody
Steering Recirculating Ball
Transmission 3 Manual Floor Shift , 2 Automatic Powerglide , 3 Automatic , Automatic Turbo-Hydramatic
Tires / Wheels 8.25 x 14

 

How fast can a 1967 Chevy Impala go

1967 chevy impala has a top speed of 130 mph (209.2 kph), with acceleration reaches 0-60mph (96.6 kph) in 7.2 seconds or 0-100kph in 7.4 and can achieve an estimated 1/4 mile drag time in 13.64 seconds with a trap speed of 100.3 mph.

Chevrolet impala 1967 Engine Type

The Chevrolet Impala 1965 engine
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Turbo Hydra-Matic automatic transmission was available for 396 Cu in (6.5 L) V8 engine

Chevrolet offered 4 different vehicles in the Impala series. Here are each configurations:
Turbo Thrift I6 4097 cc | 250.0 cubic-inch. | 4.1 L. (155 horsepower)

  • 155 BHP (114.08 KW) @ 4200 RPM
  • 235 Ft-Lbs (319 NM) @ 1600 RPM
  • Bore : 3.9 in | 99 mm.
  • Stroke : 3.5 in | 90 mm.

Turbo Fire V-8 4638 cc | 283.0 cubic-inch. | 4.6 L. (195 horsepower) optional 275-horsepower

  • 220 HP (161.92 KW) @ 4800 RPM
  • 295 Ft-Lbs (400 NM) @ 3200 RPM
  • Bore : 3.9 in | 99 mm.
  • Stroke : 3.0 in | 76 mm.

Turbo Fire V-8 5359 cc | 327.0 cubic-inch | 5.4 L. (325-horsepower)

  • 275 BHP (202.4 KW) @ 4800 RPM
  • 355 Ft-Lbs (481 NM) @ 3200 RPM
  • Bore : 4.0 in | 102 mm.
  • Stroke : 3.3 in | 83 mm.

Turbo-Hydramatic V8 6489 cc | 396.0 cubic-inch. | 6.5 L. (385-horsepower)

  • 325 BHP (239.2 KW) @ 4800 RPM
  • 410 Ft-Lbs (556 NM) @ 3200 RPM
  • Bore : 4.1 in | 104 mm.
  • Stroke : 3.8 in | 96 mm.

The two-speed Powerglide automatic was the only shiftless transmission offered with the 250 6 and 283 V-8, but the three-speed Turbo Hydramatic was now available with the 327 V-8 along with the big-block 396 and 427 V-8s.

1967 Chevrolet Impala fuel consumption

With carburetor fuel system, this Impala using petrol (gasoline). 1967 chevy impala gas tank size 38″ x 35″ x 7″ with fuel capacity as much 76 liter / 20.1 U.S. gal / 16.7 imp. gal. fuel consumption like most other muscle car with average estimated by a-c: 15.3 l/100km / 18.4 mpg (imp.) / 15.3 mpg (U.S.) / 6.5 km/l.

1967 Chevrolet Impala full range specs

Of all the Chevrolet Impala 1967 produced, most of them were regular Impalas. The 1967 Chevrolet Impala Series measures in width, 213.20 inches in length, and has a wheelbase of 119.00 inches. According to automobile-catalog.com, the type of 1967 Chevrolet (USA) Impala ​​produced are:

Chevrolet Impala Sport Coupe 250 Turbo-Thrift

Chevrolet Impala Sport Coupe 250 Turbo-Thrift
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Model year 1967, version for North America U.S. 2-door coupe body type
RWD (rear-wheel drive), manual 3-speed gearbox. Petrol (gasoline) engine with displacement: 4093 cm3 / 249.8 cui, advertised power: 115.5 kW / 155 hp / 157 PS ( SAE gross ), torque: 319 Nm / 235 lb-ft. Characteristic dimensions: outside length: 5415 mm / 213.2 in, width: 2029 mm / 79.9 in, wheelbase: 3023 mm / 119 in. Reference weights: shipping weight 1576 kg / 3475 lbs base curb weight: 1650 kg / 3637 lbs. fuel consumption and mileage: average estimated by a-c: 15.3 l/100km / 18.4 mpg (imp.) / 15.3 mpg (U.S.) / 6.5 km/l. Accelerations: 0- 60 mph 13.3 s; 0- 100 km/h 14.3 s (simulation ©automobile-catalog.com); 1/4 mile drag time (402 m) 19.6 s (simulation ©automobile-catalog.com). Top speed: 157 km/h (98 mph) (theoretical);

Chevrolet Impala 4-Door Sedan 250 Turbo-Thrift

Chevrolet Impala 4-Door Sedan 250 Turbo-Thrift
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A 1967 Sport Sedan 4-door hardtop made its TV debut in the series Supernatural, which made the value increase exponentially for collectors. Vintage Model year 1967, version for North America U.S. RWD (rear-wheel drive), manual 3-speed gearbox. Petrol (gasoline) engine with displacement: 4093 cm3 / 249.8 cui, advertised power: 115.5 kW / 155 hp / 157 PS ( SAE gross ), Fuel consumption and mileage: average estimated by a-c: 15.3 l/100km / 18.5 mpg (imp.) / 15.4 mpg (U.S.) / 6.5 km/l. Torque: 319 Nm / 235 lb-ft. characteristic dimensions: outside length: 5415 mm / 213.2 in, width: 2029 mm / 79.9 in, wheelbase: 3023 mm / 119 in. Reference weights: shipping weight 1567 kg / 3455 lbs base curb weight: 1640 kg / 3615 lbs.

Chevrolet Caprice Custom Coupe 283 V-8 Turbo-Fire (Hardtop Coupe)

2-door coupe body type. V-8 Turbo-Fire 195-hp, model year 1967, version for North America U.S. RWD (rear-wheel drive), manual 3-speed gearbox. Petrol (gasoline) engine with displacement: 4638 cm3 / 283 cui, advertised power: 145.5 kW / 195 hp / 198 PS ( SAE gross ), fuel consumption and mileage: average estimated by a-c: 17.2 l/100km / 16.4 mpg (imp.) / 13.7 mpg (U.S.) / 5.8 km/l. Torque: 386 Nm / 285 lb-ft. Characteristic dimensions: outside length: 5415 mm / 213.2 in, width: 2029 mm / 79.9 in, wheelbase: 3023 mm / 119 in. Reference weights: shipping weight 1635 kg / 3605 lbs base curb weight: 1710 kg / 3770 lbs. Accelerations: 0- 60 mph 10.5 s; 0- 100 km/h 11.2 s (simulation ©automobile-catalog.com); 1/4 mile drag time (402 m) 17.9 s (simulation ©automobile-catalog.com). Top speed: 170 km/h (106 mph) (theoretical)

Chevrolet Impala Station Wagon 250 Turbo-Thrift

Chevrolet Impala Station Wagon 250 Turbo-Thrift
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5-door wagon body type. RWD (rear-wheel drive), manual 3-speed gearbox. Petrol (gasoline) engine with displacement: 4093 cm3 / 249.8 cui, fuel consumption and mileage: average estimated by a-c: 16.1 l/100km / 17.6 mpg (imp.) / 14.6 mpg (U.S.) / 6.2 km/l. Advertised power: 115.5 kW / 155 hp / 157 PS ( SAE gross ), torque: 319 Nm / 235 lb-ft. Characteristic dimensions: outside length: 5395 mm / 212.4 in, width: 2029 mm / 79.9 in, wheelbase: 3023 mm / 119 in. Reference weights: shipping weight 1726 kg / 3805 lbs base curb weight: 1800 kg / 3968 lbs. Accelerations: 0- 60 mph 14.6 s; 0- 100 km/h 15.8 s (simulation ©automobile-catalog.com); 1/4 mile drag time (402 m) 20.2 s. Top speed: 150 km/h (93 mph) (theoretical) (simulation ©automobile-catalog.com)

Chevrolet Impala Sport Sedan 250 Turbo-Thrift (Hardtop Sedan)

Chevrolet Impala Sport Sedan 250 Turbo-Thrift (Hardtop Sedan)
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Model year 1967, 4-door sedan body type, version for North America U.S. RWD (rear-wheel drive), manual 3-speed gearbox. Petrol (gasoline) engine with displacement: 4093 cm3 / 249.8 cui, advertised power: 115.5 kW / 155 hp / 157 PS ( SAE gross ), torque: 319 Nm / 235 lb-ft. Characteristic dimensions: outside length: 5415 mm / 213.2 in, width: 2029 mm / 79.9 in, wheelbase: 3023 mm / 119 in. Reference weights: shipping weight 1606 kg / 3540 lbs base curb weight: 1680 kg / 3704 lbs. Accelerations: 0- 60 mph 13.6 s; 0- 100 km/h 14.5 s (simulation ©automobile-catalog.com); 1/4 mile drag time (402 m) 19.7 s (simulation ©automobile-catalog.com). Top speed: 157 km/h (98 mph) (theoretical)

Chevrolet Impala SS

The Chevrolet Impala SS 1967
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The Chevrolet Impala SS 1967 were most likely the most altered models. RPO L36 (385 brake horsepower (287 kW) Turbo-Jet 427-cubic-inch (7.0 L) V8 1967 Chevy Impala engine, with a unique trim option that succeeded the “Impala SS” badges with bigger “SS427” emblems placed on the front grille and rear trim.

1967 Chevrolet Impala Body Style

  • All Impala models for 1967 featured upgraded door panels with carpeting on the lower section.
  • Front-disc brakes (standard with the SS-427 option).
  • Has 8.25-14 Tire Size for a wheelbase of 119.00 inches.
  • Including an 8-track stereo player as an entertainment feature.
  • Fiber optic light monitoring system and vacuum power door locks.
  • Cloth-and-vinyl upholstery was standard in most closed body styles, but all-vinyl upholstery was a new option at extra-cost in several colors on all sedan and coupe body styles (heretofore all-vinyl trim was offered as an option on the Sport Coupe and Sport Sedan hardtop body styles in “black” only since 1963), and remained standard equipment on convertible and station wagon models, again in several colors.

1967 Chevrolet Impala Body Parts

Like other classic cars, impala spare part has also started rare and hard to find. Especially for body accessories. But you can still find some Impala part and interior kit sold on ebay site. Or for more specific please visit impalas.com. This site has 67 impala parts catalog more complete. The price of 1967 Impala Front Bumper for example, price start from $699.88 and still can be obtained. some other car body parts that can still be found are craigslist, front bumper,rear bumper, front fender, chrome trim, e.t.c.

Where to find 1967 Chevy Impala interior kit

1967 chevy impala interior
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For interior knick-knacks from classic chevy impala 67 can be found at some websites like below:

  1. Complete Interior Kits | Impalas.com
    This site has complete kits available for many 1958-1972 Chevy Impala and Impala SS models, include front and rear seat covers in the correct-grain vinyl, either “pre-assembled” or “unassembled” side panels and carpet.
  2. 1967 Chevrolet Impala Interior Parts | carid.com
    Restore to original condition or upgrade to a unique custom space – whatever you want to do to your 1967 Chevy Impala, carid.com has the interior parts to make it happen.
  3. 1967 Chevrolet Impala Interior | www.ebay.ca
    Of course, you will always be able to find some 1967 chevy impala accessories that are already rare on the ebay site. Some used parts are sold even still with good condition.

Chevrolet Impala Community

For those of you who want to know more about Chevrolet Impala 1967, you can share your experience with Chevy enthusiasts through various forums on the Internet and and find tips and advice there. Some of which are quite active are:

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