Growing up around American Muscle cars as a kid, I have always had a soft spot for older muscle cars, especially the late 60s and early 70s models. I just love that era and the body styles that came out during that time; they are just so beautiful to me.
Vehicle: 1971 Chevrolet Chevelle
Owner: Scott Lewis
Hometown: Albuquerque, New Mexico
Engine: 407 Small-Block Chevy
Power: 1207 hp / 887 lb/ft TQ
During my travels earlier this year to Albuquerque, New Mexico, I started asking what cars were available in the area to shoot while I was in town. After reviewing several replies, I immediately stopped when I saw a bright green beast of a car in the comments. The color alone grabbed my attention, combined with the fact that the ride was an early 70’s Chevy Chevelle, I knew I had to try to arrange a shoot. I sent a message to the owner in hopes of being able to work something out. At first, it seemed like it wouldn’t happen, but the following day we were finally able to get in touch with each other and set a time to do the shoot.
Read more in the Spekture Magazine Issue 1.