Cool Car of the Week

Chet Muehlenthaler’s 1961 Chevy Impala
Chet Muehlenthaler’s 1961 Chevy Impala

Chet Muehlenthaler
Ankeny, IA
1961 Chevy Impala

Chet’s Impala is a rare survivor, originally from Texas. It has a 283 CU Inch Turboglide with factory A/C and a new two toned leather interior.  The Impala also has a custom white metal flake paint. Chet and his family love taking the car out for daily drives (when it’s not raining!)

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Do you own a classic automobile that you’re proud of? Show it off! You could be the winner of KIOA’s “Cool Car of the Week” presented by Clive Maaco. Your car could be profiled right here at!


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