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This car was recently offered for sale in February 2012, by Memory Lane Motors, Portland, Oregon.
Here's what the sellers had to say about the car:
1953 Chrysler Imperial Four Door Sedan
Simple Elegance! What an Amazing car to drive and ride in, this Imperial was bought new by a wealthy man for his wife to be chauffeured around town in! They owned the car for over 30 years, the 2nd owner had the car completely repainted the correct navy blue metallic, The 3rd owner purchased the car in 06'. At that time they found correct wool broadcloth material for the seats and blue Hogshair carpet and had it professionally redone. The rest of the interior is in excellent original condition and matches up perfectly to the new. The dash is in excellent condition and all the gauges, heater, wipers, lights and AM Radio work like new!
The car is now a 4 owner car and has only 57,780 Actual miles! 331ci Hemispherical Head V8 runs whisper quiet, Engine compartment is completely original and in beautiful condition. Gyro Torque Transmission, Power Windows, Power Steering, Power Seat and Power Brakes. This very Imperial is featured in the magazine "Classic Automobile" February 2012. Excellent condition throughout, cosmetically and mechanically this is a stunning car and a wonderful complement to any collection!
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