Bicentennial Bliss: 1974 Chevrolet Impala Spirit of America Survivor – Sold!

May 2020 | Classifinds, Malaise Monday

Update: This one got away, but if you have your heart set on something similar, email us the details of what you’re looking for or call Rudy directly at (908)295-7330

Capitalizing on the growing patriotism of the United States’ upcoming Bicentennial celebration in 1976, Chevrolet introduced “Spirit of America” edition Chevrolet Impalas such as the example recently listed on Craigslist in Skaneateles, New York with only a stated 44,480 original miles with an asking price of $12,000 or best reasonable offer.   Checking the NADA Guides Class Car Online Valuation Tool confirms this private seller has his C10 priced within the “Low”, “Average”, and “High” retail value range of $6,817, $10,496, and $18,900, respectively.

If you can get past the speaker’s monotone narration, the YouTube Channel OldCarMemories.com provides a detailed overview of these Spirit of America Impalas:

This Impala appears to be a nicely preserved example of a Bicentennial car that will have people stopping up to you and saying, “Hey, I remember these!”  Good luck with the purchase!

Here’s the seller’s description:

“1974 Chevy Impala – Spirit of America
44,480 miles
Power brakes/power steering
350 Transmission V8
Bench seats
Original AM radio
Vinyl top
Original rally wheels
New radiator
Excellent condition
12,000 OBRO

Do you have a Spirit of America Impala story you’d like to share?  Comment below and let us know!

1 Comment
  1. Anonymous

    I remember my dad had rebuilt a Spirit of America Impala convertible. Never have I seen another one.

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