AutoHunter Spotlight: 1966 Imperial Crown

Featured on AutoHunter, the online auction platform driven by, is this two-owner 1966 Imperial Crown four-door hardtop. It is powered by a 440cid V8 paired with a three-speed automatic transmission. Features include power windows and locks, tilt steering column, vintage-look AM/FM/Bluetooth stereo, power radio antenna, air conditioning, rear defroster, and dual-circuit power brake system. Finished in beige over a black leather interior, this Imperial comes with service records, the original radio, and a clear title.

The paint on the reportedly rust-free body is currently a 15-year-old beige hue but originally was code 331 Dove Tan. Features include dual fender-mounted side-view mirrors, rocker and wheel well moldings, and unique left-hand license plate placement.

A set of 15-inch steel wheels with wheel covers is wrapped in 255/70 Eldorado Legend radial whitewalls.

The cabin is furnished in black leather seats with the front featuring two armchairs. Claro Walnut wood trim is used on the dashboard and door panels. Features include power windows and locks, power steering, R-134a-compatible air conditioning, vintage-look AM/FM/Bluetooth stereo, and rear defroster.

The instrument panel consists of a 120-mph speedometer and gauges for the fuel level, alternator, temperature, and oil pressure. The odometer effectively reads 116,024 miles.

Power is provided by a 440 V8 backed by a TorqueFlite automatic. Engine bay features include an updated dual-circuit power brake master cylinder. The cruise control accelerator rod has been removed, rendering the factory system inoperable.

This Imperial was factory-equipped with a torsion-bar independent front suspension and solid rear-drive axle. Braking is provided by power drums.

The auction for this 1966 Imperial Crown four-door hardtop ends Monday, April 29, 2024 at 11:15 a.m. (PDT).

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