1978 Chevrolet El Camino Custom    


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350 c.i. 4bbl. V8 - Performance Cam, Headers, Edelbrock RPM intake, HEI ignition

4-Speed Manual Transmission / B&M Shifter

Air Conditioning

Power Steering

Power Front Disc Brakes

Tinted Glass

Remote Drivers Mirror

14-Inch Factory Wheels / 225/70R14 B.F. Goodrich Radial T/As

Maroon Base/Clearcoat finish

Vinyl Bench Seating


The Chevrolet El Camino made its debut in 1964 and was produced until 1987 in various configurations. 1978 would be the debut of a sleek new body style for El Camino

The interior features restored vinyl bench seating along with replaced carpeting. This is a very clean interior.

The dash displays excellent vinyl throughout along with the factory gauges, a mini-tachometer column mounted, along with autometer gauges to monitor water temperature and oil pressure. The 3-spoke Grant steering wheel fits this car perfectly.

The 4-speed manual transmission is a rare option for this year El Camino or any year. Although originally equipped with a 305 V8, this El Camino now sports a strong running 350 V8 along with this 4-speed manual gearbox with B&M shifter.

The bed is in very good condition as are the interior bed panels and tail gate. The bed is further protected with a rubber mat.

This El Camino rides on factory 14-inch wheels wrapped in 225/70R14 B.F. Goodrich Radial T/A tires.

The undercarriage showcases the stout factory 10-bolt rear end along with the dry climate solid flooring and framework throughout. The shocks have been replaced with Bilstiens.

Under the hood is this stout 350. Breathing duties have been enhanced via a 4bbl carburetor atop an Edelbrock Performer RPM aluminum intake. Headers beathe through free-flowing dual exhaust. The ignition is HEI. This El Camino is also equipped with air conditioning, power steering, and power front disc brakes. The firewall, inner fenders, and core support is clean and detailed original.


Further inspection of the exterior will confirm beautifully detailed body panels throughout.

The interior is clean and detailed as well. The dash is in need of a radio install of the unit of your choice.

The original door stickers are displayed clearly. The vin plate is also in place.

The door panels are clean and detailed. The door undersides are solid.

The headliner is clean and detailed.