NO RESERVEHighest bidder gets this TruckExtremely Rare and Coveted Last-Year-Made 1998 Chevrolet K1500 Standard Cab, Short Box Silverado Z71 Pickup. This is a Special Order Truck, specially made by Chevrolet for USAF General Herbert J. "Hawk" Carlisle a Commander of 1st Operations Group at the Langley AFB, VA back in the day. Generals Carlisle name appears on the vehicle paperwork as the first owner in 1998 and numerous USAF insignia and/or memorabilia is attached to, or is included with this Truck just as how it was left behind by Gen. Carlisle.
This very special and unique vehicle was initially ordered and approved by Chevrolet to be built in a Special 350 Vortec V8 backed by the 5-Speed Overdrive Manual Transmission configuration, furthermore including a Special Bucket Seat interior with a Center Console, a Configuration usually found only on Tahoes and Suburbans of the day. Furthermore this Truck is loaded to the gills with virtually All Options Available at the time. An original Window Sticker is included with the Truck and does Highlight the Special Options in BOLD Script.
On top of that, this Silverado comes fully loaded with such desirable options as:Z71 Off Road PackageShift-On-The-Fly Heavy Duty Transfer Case Heavy Duty Trailering Equipment (including Engine Oil Cooler)All Power OptionsLocking DifferentialAir Conditioning And a whole lot more. Please see pictures below.
The Truck remains in its Original and Fabulous Condition Throughout. It is in Absolutely Show Quality Condition, and Runs, Drives, Looks, Smells, and Presents itself as if it had just left the Showroom Floor. Please see the Pictures below.
This is an Investment-Grade Collector Vehicle. As New. It was acquired by renowned Sothern car collectors, and properly stored and maintained through all the years and comes with a Complete Portfolio, including Service Receipts, VA Inspection Certificates, 1998 Sales and Service Literature and even a Complete Logbook from 2000-to-2018. Please see Pictures Below.
Coveted and Highly Collectible Truck. An American Icon Truck. Absolutely Stunning in Onyx Black over Two-Tone Gray Premium Cloth. The truck has always been babied and always garaged throughout its life. Well-cared-for Southern Show-Quality truck with Zero rust. This pickup has just been completely gone through in preparation for sale. Fresh Filters and Fluids, with a Premium Synthetic Mobil-1 Oil Change.
Truck is kept all Original GM, down to the AC-Delco Oil and Fuel Filters.
A Three-Stage Paint Correction with Sealant has just been perform to further preserve a Beautiful Show-Quality Shine. This truck is in great condition both mechanically and cosmetically and is ready to be shown, driven, and enjoyed. Never smoked in. No kids and no pets ever. Runs, Drives, and Looks Fantastic. Original Tool Kit, All Keys, Remotes, and an Original GM Accessory Kit are all there and will come with the truck. Free, Clean, and Clear Title in hand. Spotless CarFax and AutoCheck Reports. Vehicle Condition Description and Rating: Exterior.: An Outstanding 10+++ out of the perfect 10. Excellent shiny Onyx Black paint throughout. Always Garage-Kept, Detailed, and it shows.A Three-Stage Paint Correction with Sealant has just been perform to preserve a Beautiful Show-Quality Shine. Flawless. Interior.: An Outstanding 10+++ out of the perfect 10 with No Wear noted anywhere. Please look at the pictures. Excellent Seats. Excellent Dash. Excellent Trim and Plastic Throughout. Excellent Carpet and Headliner. The truck was Never Smoked in. No Kids, No Pets. Fully Detailed. Flawless.
Pickup Bed and Tailgate.: An Outstanding 10+++ out of a perfect 10. Tailgate Just Serviced. Everything is Lubed, Adjusted, and Operates as it should. Bedliner applied. Flawless. Engine.: An Outstanding 10+++ out of a perfect 10. Powerful and Responsive. Major Preventive Maintenance with New Filters, Fluids, Premium Synthetic Mobil-1 5W30 Oil Change, and Related Items just performed and documented by the Service Receipts, Service Records, and a CarFax Report. No leaks. No smoke. No abnormal noises of any kind. Fully Detailed. Flawless. Cooling System.: An Outstanding 10+++ out of a perfect 10. Fresh Coolant Flush, with Related Parts just performed. Transmission.: An Outstanding 10+++ out of a perfect 10. Shifts smooth and tight through all the gears with no signs of slippage or shatter. Excellent smooth and linear clutch. New and Recent Clutch Installed and Confirmed with Receipts. Please see pictures below. Flawless. Heat and Air Conditioning.: An Outstanding 10+++ out of a perfect 10. Hot Heat and Cold A/C. Operates Flawlessly. Brakes.: An Outstaning 10+++ out of a perfect 10. Excellent Rotors and Pads all around. The Truck stops straight and does not pull to any side. Parking brake is properly adjusted and operates as it should. Suspension and Steering.: An Outstanding 10+++ out of a perfect 10. The Truck tracks absolutely straight and true. Front end is tight. Front end service with alignment is Flawless. Drives like a New Truck. Undercarriage.: An Outstanding 10+++ out of a perfect 10. Clean throughout. No leaks. No signs of rust. Fully Detailed. Flawless. Exhaust System.: An Outstanding 10+++ out of a perfect 10. No leaks. Factory Exhaust. Excellent “V8” performance exhaust rumble. Electrical System.: An Outstanding 10+++ out of a perfect 10. Everything works and operates like it should. Flawless.
Radio and Entertainment System.: An Outstanding 10+++ out of a perfect 10. GM CD System installed. Everything works and operates like it should. Flawless. Power Windows, Locks, and Other Power Accessories.: An Outstanding 10+++ out of a Perfect 10. Everything Operates Flawlessly. Vehicle History.: Long-Time Southern Ownership by a Four-Star USAF General, followed by the meticulous Collector owners in VA and AR as documented by the CarFax, Autocheck, and the Vehicle Portfolio. Excellent and Transparent Vehicle Service History as documented by the CarFax and AutoCheck Reports, as well as Service History and Service Receipts. Vehicle comes with a Complete Document Portfolio. Fully Documented since Day One.
***Please Scroll Down for a Full Set of High-Resolution Pictures Below*** This is a NO RESERVE auction, so please bid to own. Any and all inspections from bona-fide interested parties are welcomed, encouraged, and accommodated on individual appointment basis before the end of this auction. Please feel free to come and inspect this beautiful truck prior to bidding. Thank you and HAPPY BIDDING! Please absolutely no "Zero" or "Negative" feedback bidders (if you are one of them, you must contact me prior to bidding, or your bid will be cancelled). Non-paying bidders will be reported to eBay and collection agency.
Terms of sale: $500 good-faith non-refundable PayPal deposit is due immediately after the end of the auction. Balance is due in 3 more business days after the end of this auction in cash or bank/certified funds. If you can not, or are unwilling to follow this terms than please refrain from bidding. Vehicle description merely represents our subjective and biased opinion. Vehicle is sold with a Free, Clean, and Clear Title. Only manufacturers warranty applies if any. Vehicle is sold absolutely as-is, where is, with all faults that it may or may not have. Absolutely no guarantee and/or warrantee of any kind as of physical condition, description, and/or fitness for any and all particular purpose(s). Miles could differ slightly due to occasional use. Buyer is responsible for shipping, however, I will assist in any way I can, just ask me. Please absolutely no "zero" or "negative" feedback bidders (you must contact me prior to bidding). Non-paying bidders will be reported to eBay and collection agency. Inspections are welcomed and encouraged prior to placing a bid. All sales are final unless cancelled by the Seller. All items not collected/shipped/picked up within 30 days will incur storage fees and will be considered abandoned and disposed of at the Sellers sole discretion 30 days thereafter. Prospective Buyers are encouraged, expected, and resumed to exercise their own due diligence prior to bidding. This vehicle is also advertised locally. Seller reserves the right to end/cancel this auction at any time at sole discretion. Thank you and GOOD LUCK!