Chevrolet Impala Z11 (1:18, Customized)

  • Chevrolet Impala Z11 (from 1963)
  • Welly Umgebautes Modell
  • 1:18
  • Showcase model / No engine
  • white
  • In near mint condition
  • Original packaging does not exist
  • Not for sale
Limited edition
 
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The Iconic Chevrolet Impala Z11 - A Legend in Motorsport

The Chevrolet Impala Z11 is a special model that was developed and marketed by Chevrolet in 1963. This particular version of the Impala belongs to the third generation (1958-1965), which is considered one of the most famous and successful in the history of car manufacturing. The Z11 was designed to be successful in motorsport competitions, especially in Drag Races. Originally designed by Bill Thomas and Vince Piggins, this model included numerous modifications compared to the standard Impala model to ensure maximum performance and speed.


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Technical Data and Special Features of the Z11

The Chevrolet Impala Z11 was equipped with a powerful 427 cubic inch V8 engine, making it extremely competitive in Drag Races. The impressive 430 horsepower was a milestone in the era of Muscle Cars. The car featured a special aluminum construction for the hood, bumpers, and other parts to reduce weight and improve acceleration. Also worth mentioning is the 2-speed Powerglide automatic transmission, which made power transfer seamless and efficient. The Z11 was a special competition model and was produced in limited quantities to ensure its use in racing.

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The Success of the Chevrolet Impala Z11 in Motorsport

In the world of motorsport, the Chevrolet Impala Z11 was extremely successful. Thanks to its powerful engine and lightweight aluminum construction, the Z11 dominated many Drag Race events in the 1960s. Well-known drivers like Bill Jenkins and Dave Strickler had great success with this vehicle, making the Z11 an icon in the Drag Racing scene. The Z11 was not only successful in official races but also gained popularity among hobby racers. This significantly contributed to the model's popularity and helped Chevrolet establish itself as a leading manufacturer of competitive racing cars.

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The 1/18 Scale Miniature Model - A Must-Have for Collectors

The miniature model of the Chevrolet Impala Z11 presented here is a 1/18 scale model originally produced by Welly. It's important to note that this specific model was modified by Modelly member "Litlfred" and does not represent the original product manufactured by Welly. The modifications include special paintwork and markings that evoke memories of 1960s motorsport races.

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Detailed Representation and Unique Paintwork

The 1/18 scale model features a white body with striking red and black markings that perfectly reflect the aesthetics of the 60s. Visible labels like "Strip Sweeper II" and sponsor logos from Fred Wood Chevrolet and Bill Jenkins give the model an authentic racing look. The modifications may also include custom tires and wheels modeled after the original race car. Additionally, the model provides a high level of realism with its precise details, such as the simulated lightweight components and realistic cockpit representation.


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