1961 Chevrolet Impala parked in a garage flexes its original V8 power

A real survivor has emerged from its guarded slumber: a 1961 Chevrolet Impala!

This antique beauty, preserved in a climate-controlled garage, with an original V8 engine that is ready to flex its muscles once more.

Unlike cars that have endured the elements, this Impala's time capsule status suggests that it may be in perfect shape beneath the dust.

The original V8 engine is the highlight here.

Whether it's the famed 348 cubic inch powerhouse or another version, it's an important piece of automotive history.

Imagine the joy of turning the key after years of silence, and the satisfaction of hearing a well-preserved V8 roar to life.