FACTS & FIGURES
Bill Saylors
Thousand Oaks, California
1959 Chevrolet Impala
CHASSIS
Frame Chevrolet
Modifications smoothed; black powdercoat
Chassis plumbing stainless
Rearend / Ratio stock/4.11:1
Rear suspension stock three-link; antiroll bar by Hotchkis Sport Suspension (Santa Fe Springs, CA); air springs by Air Ride Technologies (Jasper, IN); RS9000 adjustable dampers by Rancho Suspension (Monroe, MI)
Rear brakes 14” rotors, four-piston calipers by Wilwood Engineering (Camarillo, CA)
Front suspension tubular control arms & springs by Air Ride Technologies; antiroll bar by Hotchkis Sport Suspension; RS9000 adjustable dampers by Rancho Suspension; 2” dropped spindles by Superior Spindles (Los Angeles, CA)
Front brakes 14” rotors, six-piston calipers by Wilwood
Master cylinder 7/8” bore aluminum by Wilwood
Steering box Saginaw 605 power
Front wheel make, size Roulette by Billet Specialties (La Grange, IL), 20x81/2
Rear wheel make, size Roulette by Billet Specialties, 22x10
Tire make, size Continental Tire, 245/35ZR-20 and 295/25ZR-22
Gas tank 20-gal stainless by Rock Valley (Stillman Valley, IL)
ENGINE
Make ’01 GM LS1
Displacement 346 ci (5.7 liter)
Radiator aluminum (unknown)
Alternator 100-amp by Tuff Stuff Performance Accessories (Cleveland, OH)
Induction modified LS1 plenum; Magna Charger supercharger and intercooler by Magnuson Products Inc. (Ventura, CA)
Headers 13/4” fabricated by Rewarder Custom Headers (Camarillo, CA)
Exhaust / Mufflers 21/2” stainless, mandrel bent & ceramic coated, by Timeless Kustom (Camarillo, CA); mufflers by Stainless Works (Chagrin Falls, OH)
Other engine facts accessory drive by Arizona Speed & Marine (Chandler, AZ)
TRANSMISSION
Make ’02 GM 4L65E
Shifter column, ididit (Tecumseh, MI)
Trans mods increased line pressure
Driveshaft steel slip-yoke driveshaft w/ urethane-bushed carrier bearing by Coast Driveline & Gear (Ventura, CA)
BODY
Body style Impala hardtop
Body manufacturer Fisher Body Works (Chevrolet)
Bodywork Timeless Kustom
Paint type / Color DeBeer Car Refinish/Viper Red
Painter Jason Pecikonis at Timeless Kustom
INTERIOR
Audio Phantom Electronics (Thousand Oaks, CA)
Air conditioning Vintage Air (San Antonio, TX)
Insulation Accumat by Scosche (Oxnard, CA)
Wiring Ron Francis Wire Works (Chester PA), installed by Timeless Kustom
Steering wheel Roulette by Billet Specialties
Steering column tilt by ididit Inc.
Seats '64 Impala
Upholsterer Allen Wray at Conejo Upholstery (Thousand Oaks, CA)
Material / Color synthetic/bright red
Carpet red Feintuft velour
FACTS & FIGURES
Bill Saylors
Thousand Oaks, California
1959 Chevrolet Biscayne Brookwood two-door wagon
CHASSIS
Chassis plumbing aluminum & stainless
Rearend / Ratio stock w/axles by Superior Axle & Gear (Rancho Cucamonga, CA) / 3.73:1
Rear suspension adjustable upper link by Hotchkis Sport Suspension; air springs by Air Ride Technologies; RS9000 adjustable dampers by Rancho Suspension
Rear brakes 12.19” rotors & four-piston calipers by Wilwood Engineering
Front suspension 2” dropped spindles by Superior Spindles; air springs by Air Ride Technologies; adjustable RS9000 dampers by Rancho Suspension
Front brakes 14” rotors & six-piston caliper by Wilwood Engineering
Master cylinder 7/8” bore, aluminum by Wilwood Engineering
Steering box Saginaw 605 power
Front wheel make, size Rat Tail by Billet Specialties, 18x8; 43/4-inch backspace
Rear wheel make, size Rat Tail by Billet Specialties, 20x10; 43/4-inch backspace
Front tire make, size Continental Sport Contact, 245/35ZR-18
Rear tire make, size Continental Sport Contact, 295/35ZR-20
Gas tank stock, modified for in-tank pump & plumbed for return line
ENGINE
Make ’07 GM LS3
Displacement 378 ci (6.2 liters)
Camshaft ’07 GM LS7
Cooling fan electric by Flex-A-Lite (Tacoma, WA)
Radiator aluminum by Griffin Thermal Products (Piedmont, NC)
Alternator 100-amp by Tuff Stuff
Manifold / Induction GM production L76/Turn Key Engine Supply (Oceanside, CA)
Headers 13/4-inch mid-length by Rewarder
Exhaust / Mufflers 21/2-inch mandrel bent / Borla Performance Ind. (Oxnard, CA)
Other engine facts Tru Trac Serpentine system by Billet Specialties
TRANSMISSION
Make ’08 GM 4L65E
Converter stock converter modified by West Coast Converter (Simi Valley, CA)
Shifter ididit Inc. column
Driveshaft slip-yoke w/billet carrier bearing by Coast Driveline
BODY
Body style Bel Air Brookwood
Body manufacturer Fisher Body Works (Chevrolet)
Bodywork Timeless Kustom
Paint type / Color DeBeer/Viper Red
Painter Jason Pecikonis at Timeless Kustom
INTERIOR
Gauges Haneline Products Company, Morongo Valley, CA
Stereo / Speakers Phantom Electronics
Air conditioning Vintage Air
Insulation Accumat by Scosche
Wiring Ron Francis, installed by Timeless Kustom
Steering wheel Billet Specialties
Steering column ididit Inc.
Seats Lexus GS400
Upholsterer Alan Wray at Conejo Upholstery
Material / Color red synthetic leather/bright red
Carpet Feintuft velour (Mercedes-Benz-style wool)