1961 Chevy Impala Performance Ignition Systems

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    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn1442972
      Chevy Impala 1961, Blaster 2™ Ignition Coil by MSD®. If you are looking to upgrade your stock coil, or want to compliment the performance of your MSD Blaster Ignition, MSD 5, 6 or 7, the Blaster Coil line is the right choice. Our...
      Performance upgrade for canister style coilsHigh voltage and energy output
      $51.39
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826499753
      Chevy Impala 5.7L USA Manufactured 1961, Ready To Run Distributor by MSD®. Designed utilizing the latest technology, this product by MSD features premium quality and will perform better than advertised. Perfect for your vehicle and...
      An ideal distributor for restored 409s or for nostalgia racersMaintenance-free magnetic pick-up never requires adjusting
      $421.95 - $429.95
    • (0 reviews)
      # 803921476
      Chevy Impala 5.7L / 6.7L 1961, PlasmaCore™ Inconel Electrode Pulse Nickel Spark Plugs by Pulstar®. With Resistor. Inconel-electrode Pulse Plug. Designed specifically for most popular vehicles, PlasmaCore™ Inconel Electrode Pulse...
      Increased horsepowerBetter torque
      $14.95 - $119.60
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826492544
      Chevy Impala 1961, Billet Distributor by Fast®. Due to a variety of changes and updates developed by the talented electrical engineers at FAST™, these dual-sync distributors are plug-and-play for electronic ignition control with...
      20 AWG, extreme-duty flexible-style wires for increased strength and durabilityRevised sensor placement and advanced plate sleeve designs create increased accuracy and reliability
      $356.94 - $433.46
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826428876
      Chevy Impala 4.6L 1961, Mag Look-A-Like Distributor by Taylor Cable®. This products is an OEM and Performance company that was built on its founding heritage supported by a tradition of Legendary Quality. Designed utilizing the latest...
      Designed to deliver trouble-free, consistent performanceRight for your vehicle and lifestyle
      $1,049.38 - $1,091.40
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn2286087
      Chevy Impala 1961, Front Super Coil by Accel®. Accel Super Coils feature advanced bobbin technology, highly specialized silicone magnetic steel cores, along with optimized winding, resistance and turns ratios to deliver 10-15 percent...
      Comes With Ballast ResistorEffective Up To 6500 RPM
      $69.95
    • (0 reviews)
      # 906289200
      Chevy Impala 1961 Flame-Thrower™ "Stock-Look" Spark Plug Wires by PerTronix®. Now you can get a "stock-look" spark plug wire, that performs! They have designed 7mm wires with the same core they use in 8mm wire. The only difference is...
      Two current paths for reliability and redundancyPrimary path: Spiral wound stainless steel alloy
      $57.78
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826447440
      Chevy Impala 4.6L / 5.7L / 6.7L With Chevy Big Block Engine / With Chevy Small Block Engine 1961, Race Billet Distributor by Fast®. The FAST™ Race Billet Distributors were designed to deliver the most accurate trigger signal possible...
      High quality at an affordable priceExpertly made from premium materials
      $325.19 - $328.20
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn1897869634
      Chevy Impala 4.6L With Chevy Small Block Gen I Engine 1961, Dual Sync Distributor by Holley®. Holley EFI distributors are designed to plug and play with Holley EFI systems. The design includes dual Hall Effect sensors for the crankshaft...
      Plug and Play with Holley EFIIncludes both crank and cam sensors to support sequential EFI operation
      $442.95
    • (0 reviews)
      # 89655037
      Chevy Impala 1961 Spark Plug Wire Set by Accel®. These Accel 8.8mm wires feature a carbon/graphite core that virtually eliminate RFI noise while providing maximum conductivity for ultimate performance in any race or street application....
      8000, 8800, & 8900 Series, 550°F-rated8.8mm yellow high temperature silicone jacket
      $84.38 - $90.87
    • (1 review)
      # 903505500
      Chevy Impala 1961, Performance Nickel Spark Plug by Nitrode®. The Nitrode™ spark plugs are positioned to be the world's "greenest" most environmentally friendly spark plugs on the planet. Reducing fuel consumption and emissions while...
      The Nitrode™ is made with a proprietary ceramic exclusively used for this spark plugThis unique ceramic is over 10% harder than any ceramic known today
      $8.09
    • (0 reviews)
      # 86790933
      Chevy Impala 1961 Super Conductor Spark Plug Wire Set by MSD®. Designed utilizing the latest technology, this product by MSD features premium quality and will perform better than advertised. Perfect for your vehicle and lifestyle, it is...
      Designed to deliver trouble-free, consistent performanceRight for your vehicle and lifestyle
      $80.32 - $112.95
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826471570
      Chevy Impala 1961, HEI Distributor by Speed FX®. With Small Cap. With Ignition Control Module, Magnetic Trigger, Vacuum Advance, Chromoly Steel Gear, Polished Billet Aluminum Shaft, With HEI/Male Posts. Designed with expert...
      Provides effective power supply to each spark plugDesigned to strict quality standards
      $97.51
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826431813
      Chevy Impala 1961, Flame-Thrower™ Automotive Billet Distributor by PerTronix®. Plug n' Play billet distributors are designed for maximum ignition performance at a price you can afford. The distributors are available with advanced...
      Limited 1 year mechanicalDigital performance solutions give you more power and more features in a smaller package
      $245.45 - $352.77
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn358582788
      Chevy Impala 4.6L 1961 Blue Max™ Wire Set by Moroso®. With this quality part backed by a great price, you can enjoy your vehicle so much more than you thought was possible. This Moroso part is specifically engineered to make your...
      Designed to deliver premium qualityRight for your vehicle and lifestyle
      $84.95
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn2293517
      Chevy Impala 4.6L / 5.7L / 6.7L 1961, Front Super Stock Breakerless Ignition Coil by Accel®. Excellent high performance coil for vehicles that have been converted from points to a breakerless electronic distributor or electronic...
      Optimized Low ResistanceHigh Energy Output
      $42.95
    • (0 reviews)
      # 960770759
      Chevy Impala 1961 Street Thunder™ Ignition Wire Set by Taylor Cable®. Get great performance at an extremely affordable price with Taylor’s Street Thunder ignition wires. These 8mm wires deliver all of the performance in your street...
      Low-resistance Kevlar helically spiral wound core conductor500 ohms resistance for EMI and RFI suppression
      $34.17 - $43.87
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826450036
      Chevy Impala 4.6L / 5.7L / 6.7L 1961, HEI Licensed Distributor by Proform®. Built-In Coil. If you are looking to enhance your vehicle's performance, then this top-notch product is definitely what you need. Manufactured from premium...
      Officially Licensed GM ProductsCarefully designed to improve the performance of your vehicle
      $150.23 - $160.54
    • (0 reviews)
      # 89541269
      Chevy Impala 1961 Super Stock™ Spark Plug Wire Kit by Accel®. These Accel Super Stock wire sets are a true performance upgrade replacement for OE types. Efficient delivery of spark energy for a good price. Silicone boots with...
      8mm yellow, red, black and blue silicone jacketStreet-driven applications
      +1
      $31.35 - $59.48
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn2831865839
      Chevy Impala 4.6L / 5.7L / 6.7L 1961, Pro-Billet™ HEI Distributor by MSD®. With Vacuum Advance. All the performance of MSD Pro-Billet line Now in black for your engine. Must be used with MSD 6, 7, or 8-series ignition. Designed...
      Must be used with an MSD Ignition ControlPolished steel shaft is QPQ coated and guided by a sealed ball bearing for smooth operation at all rpms
      $280.95
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826521428
      Chevy Impala 4.6L With Chevy Small Block Gen I Engine 1961, Flame-Thrower™ HEI Street And Strip Distributor by PerTronix®. Designed with expert craftsmanship this first-rate distributor provides effective power supply to each...
      New lightweight aluminum alloy housingHigh dielectric strength cap with brass terminals and low resistance coil brush
      $250.47 - $265.75
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826473447
      Chevy Impala 4.6L / 5.7L / 6.7L 1961, HEI Racing Type Distributor Standart by Proform®. If you are looking to enhance your vehicle's performance, then this top-notch product is definitely what you need. Manufactured from premium quality...
      Carefully designed to improve the performance of your vehicleCrafted from first-rate materials
      +3
      $120.17 - $144.37
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826547112
      Chevy Impala 1961, Power Pack Ignition Kit by TSP®. TSP's Power Pack Ignition Kit delivers high quality ignition components, all in one retail-friendly display box. It includes Pro Series Pro Billet distributor, 50,000 volt E-Core...
      Designed for ultra high efficiencyProvides better performance
      $340.98
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn1682282
      Chevy Impala 4.6L 1961, Powerfire™ Distributor by Professional Products®. Designed with expert craftsmanship this first-rate distributor provides effective power supply to each individual spark plug. Made from first-rate materials to...
      Precision Made DistributorKnob Provides Precise Timing Setting
      $150.58
    • (0 reviews)
      # 803881909
      Chevy Impala 1961, U-Groove™ Copper Spark Plugs by Accel®. Designed utilizing the latest technology, this product by Accel features premium quality and will perform better than advertised. Perfect for your vehicle and lifestyle, it is...
      U-Groove designed for spark deliveryCopper core utilized for maximum spark
      $11.55 - $32.43
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn4498087298
      Chevy Impala 5.7L / 6.7L 1961, Premium EVO Nickel Spark Plug by Brisk®. Unique Spark Plug Produced Patented Laser Technology Unique igniter auxiliary electrode at the tip of the insulator formed using the patented technology of laser...
      Perfect ignition of fuel mixture in engine cylindersUnrestricted flame throughout combustion chamber
      $14.99
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn4498087284
      Chevy Impala 5.7L 1961, Premium Racing LGS Spark Plug by Brisk®. Brisk Premium LGS spark plug has been developed after two-year cooperation with Lamborghini Morori Marini. Brisk Premium LGS spark plug utilizes extremely long glide-spark...
      High-Potential Semi-Surface discharge equals more powerDischarge at the point of richest mixture in 360° perimeter
      $13.99
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn4498087290
      Chevy Impala 6.7L 1961, Premium Racing Nickel Multi-Spark Plug by Brisk®. Brisk Multi-Spark Spark Plugs are designed to deliver 3 simultaneous sparks without any modifications to your ignition system. This unique patented design is...
      Multi-Spark plug increases engine power - 3X's the sparkPatented auxiliary electrode design, no gapping or indexing
      $13.99
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn4498087283
      Chevy Impala 5.7L / 6.7L 1961, Racing Spark Plug by Brisk®. Brisk Silver Racing Spark Plugs are the best solution for high performance and racing engines. Silver Spark Plugs provide many unique and beneficial characteristics, Silver is...
      Silver is the best conductor of thermal heat & electricitySuperior ignition ability increases engine power
      $10.99
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn2272649
      Chevy Impala 4.6L 1961 300+™ Spark Plug Race Wire Set by Accel®. With Points Style Distributor Cap 5/8" Hex Plug. These Accel 300+ wire sets are custom tailored for race engines and their builders. The oversize 8.8mm wire is rated for...
      300+Race- 8.8 mm BlackFor Race Engine Configurations
      $109.95
    • (0 reviews)
      # 906134960
      Chevy Impala 1961 Armor Shield Spark Plug Wire Set by Accel®. Accel Armor Shield wires feature a metallic braided wire that delivers maximum spark energy while providing a Pro Street look. Armor Shield Wire sets enhance the appearance...
      8mm, 450°F-ratedPro-street applications
      $89.79 - $94.11
    • (0 reviews)
      # 371700741
      Chevy Impala 1961 Prestolite ProConnect™ Spark Plug Wire Set by Accel®. ProConnect ignition wire sets meet or exceed OE/OES specifications, performance and quality. These cables match the original color and are designed to provide...
      Carbon impregnated fiberglass coreFiberglass braid for added strength
      $22.52 - $31.10
    • (0 reviews)
      # 89541281
      Chevy Impala 1961 Super Stock™ Spark Plug Wire Set by Accel®. These Accel Super Stock wire sets are a true performance upgrade replacement for OE types. Efficient delivery of spark energy for a good price. Silicone boots with...
      7mm and 8mm, 550°F-ratedStreet-driven applications
      +1
      $41.09 - $60.56
    • (0 reviews)
      # 87248545
      Chevy Impala 1961 Street-Fire™ Spark Plug Wire Set by MSD®. Designed utilizing the latest technology, this product by MSD features premium quality and will perform better than advertised. Perfect for your vehicle and lifestyle, it is...
      Designed to deliver trouble-free, consistent performanceRight for your vehicle and lifestyle
      $43.89 - $48.17
    • (0 reviews)
      # 87779959
      Chevy Impala 1961 409 Pro Race™ Ignition Wire Set by Taylor Cable®. Taylor’s biggest ignition wire is custom sets designed to fit muscle cars, performance cars, sports, compacts and truck applications. The .409-inch/10.4mm diameter...
      Double spring locking terminal100% pure silicone 10.4 mm outer jacket
      $129.17 - $131.31
    • (0 reviews)
      # 87779962
      Chevy Impala 1961 High Energy™ Ignition Wire Set by Taylor Cable®. These wires are a top choice for either street or race applications. Each wire is cut to length and terminated with Taylor’s low-profile silicone Proboot with...
      Available For Street Or Track ApplicationsHigh Temperature and Oil Resistant Wire Insulation
      $35.54 - $41.37
    • (0 reviews)
      # 87779965
      Chevy Impala 1961 Spiro-Pro™ Ignition Wire Set by Taylor Cable®. These plug wires are the top choice of racers and street enthusiasts for their high performance at an affordable price. With two layers of 100% silicone jacketing and...
      8mm outer insulationSpiro-Pro wire with conductive spiral-wound core
      $64.27 - $82.00
    • (0 reviews)
      # 87779972
      Chevy Impala 1961 Street™ Street Ignition Wire Set by Taylor Cable®. Taylor's 8mm Spiro-Pro wire and stainless braided covering with polished aluminum boot protectors will provide an amazing accent in your engine compartment.
      8mm silicone wire100% Silicone boots w/SS dual-spring connectors
      $88.24 - $194.85
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn2126939
      Chevy Impala 5.7L / 6.7L 1961 ThunderVolt 5™ Ignition Wire Set by Taylor Cable®. DYNO-Tested and Track Proven to provide 5 HP and 7 lbs. torque more than the competition, ThunderVolt 50 ignition wires provide the ultimate in spark...
      10.4mm diameter40 Ohms/ft.
      $145.14
    • (0 reviews)
      # 87779977
      Chevy Impala 4.6L 1961 ThunderVolt™ Performance Performance Ignition Wire Set by Taylor Cable®. Gain horsepower and torque with Taylor’s Dyno-proven ThunderVolt racing plug wire sets. Low resistance for healthy spark and RFI/EMI...
      Exclusive copper/nickel alloy bonded by a conductive acrylic coverFerrite spiral-wound core provides low resistance for optimum RFI and RMI suppression
      +2
      $69.27 - $71.42
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn2286122
      Chevy Impala 4.6L / 5.7L / 6.7L 1961, Super Stock™ Front Super Stock High Vibrational Ignition Coil by Accel®. Accel's Super Stock coils are high-performance replacements for OE canister style coils. Improves starting, idle, throttle...
      For Heavy Duty And Off Road UseCanister Style Coil
      $60.73
    • (0 reviews)
      # 904806191
      Chevy Impala 4.6L / 5.7L / 6.7L 1961, Super Stock™ Front Super Stock Ignition Coil by Accel®. Accel's Super Stock coils are high-performance replacements for OE canister style coils. Improves starting, idle, throttle response and top...
      Effective To 6500 RPM
      $28.34 - $32.54
    • (0 reviews)
      # 904798258
      Chevy Impala 4.6L / 5.7L / 6.7L 1961, Magneto Ignition Coil by Vertex Magnetos®. This products is an OEM and Performance company that was built on its founding heritage supported by a tradition of Legendary Quality. Designed utilizing...
      Compact And LightweightCompletely Self-Contained
      $1,553.46 - $1,740.12
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn1486061
      Chevy Impala 3.8L USA Manufactured 1961, Distributor by MSD®. Designed utilizing the latest technology, this product by MSD features premium quality and will perform better than advertised. Perfect for your vehicle and lifestyle, it is...
      Designed for street/performance use with a mechanical and vacuum advanceEasy-to-adjust mechanical advance with supplied springs and stop bushings
      $354.95
    • (1 review)
      # 826528284
      Chevy Impala 1961, HEI Distributor by TSP®. With Coil. TSP's HEI Distributor has everything you need, all under one cap. With a high-quality aluminum housing and hardened steel dual bushing construction, it is built to last. It features...
      Designed for ultra high efficiencyProvides better performance
      +1
      $55.61 - $105.18
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826608521
      Chevy Impala 1961, Pro Series Pro-Billet™ Distributor by TSP®. TSP's Pro Series Pro Billet Distributor is for the racer who needs added spark and precision for their high performance power plant. It features a high quality, fully...
      Designed for ultra high efficiencyProvides better performance
      $105.18 - $109.76
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826390453
      Chevy Impala 1961, Pro Series™ Ready To Run Distributor by TSP®.
      Designed for ultra high efficiencyProvides better performance
      $119.21 - $124.39
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826372778
      Chevy Impala 4.6L With Chevy Small Block Gen I Engine 1961, Pro-Billet™ Distributor by TSP®. W/O Coil. TSP's Pro Billet distributor is designed to get the job done. They say there is beauty in simplicity - well, this small-cap...
      Designed for ultra high efficiencyProvides better performance
      $53.35
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826606755
      Chevy Impala 4.6L With Chevy Small Block Gen I Engine 1961, Ready To Run Distributor by TSP®. W/O Coil. TSP's Ready to Run distributor is designed for easy installation. With the included ignition module, all you'll need to complete...
      Designed for ultra high efficiencyProvides better performance
      $53.35
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826413835
      Chevy Impala 5.7L / 6.7L With Chevy Big Block Gen I Engine 1961, Street Ignition Kit by TSP®. TSP's Street Ignition Kit delivers high quality ignition components, all in one retail-friendly display box. It includes Pro Series Pro Billet...
      Designed for ultra high efficiencyProvides better performance
      $275.12
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826533698
      Chevy Impala 4.6L 1961, HEI Blueprint Distributor by Taylor Cable®. A race motor needs to have the hottest, most consistent spark delivery possible. Any spark scatter means that some cylinders fire too early or too late, compromising...
      Performs misfire-free up to 9500 RPMPrecision CNC Machined A354 T-6 cast alloy housing for maximum accuracy
      $260.66 - $405.46
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn2111541
      Chevy Impala 4.6L 1961, HEI Performance Replacement Distributor by Taylor Cable®. Don’t put an old distributor into a new engine. Replace your old, worn-out distributor with a new Taylor unit: you’ll have a smoother-running, more...
      Performs misfire-free up to 6500 RPMPrecision CNC Machined A354 T-6 cast alloy housing for maximum accuracy
      $144.80
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826550506
      Chevy Impala 4.6L With Delco Distributor With Chevy Small Block Gen I Engine 1961, Flame-Thrower™ "Stock-Look" Distributor by PerTronix®. With Delco Style.
      All new lightweight cast aluminum housingHigh dielectric strength cap and rotor with brass contacts
      $210.71 - $260.06
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826513595
      Chevy Impala Base 4.6L With Chevy Small Block Gen I Engine 1961, Flame-Thrower™ HEI Race Distributor by PerTronix®. Race HEI distributors feature an electronic module and 50,000 volt coil combination that optimizes spark energy and...
      New lightweight aluminum alloy housingHigh dielectric strength cap with brass terminals and low resistance coil brush
      $293.01
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826575436
      Chevy Impala Base 4.6L With Chevy Small Block Gen I Engine 1961, Flame-Thrower™ Magnetic Trigger Billet Distributor by PerTronix®. Magnetic trigger billet distributors are built using the same great platform they use for plug n' play...
      Precision magnetic pickup coil and reluctor offer extremely accurate signaling at low and high RPMSpecially engineered reluctor made from lightweight FC-0208 alloy offers superior dimensional stability for symmetrical spark separation
      $244.73 - $339.13
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn4254006280
      Chevy Impala 4.6L With PerTronix Flame-Thrower Distributor With Chevy Small Block Gen I Engine 1961, Ignitor III™ Module Kit by PerTronix®. Parts and accessories for Flame-Thrower Billet Distributors offer unmatched quality and...
      Digital performance solutions give you more power and more features in a smaller packageInnovative technology for superior operation and rugged dependability under harsh conditions
      $151.27
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826590433
      Chevy Impala 1961, Ignitor II™ Adaptive Dwell Ignition Control by PerTronix®. The has many of the same great features that the Ignitor has, but it's smarter. units sense the coil current level and use a powerful micro controller to...
      Adaptive dwell maintains peak energy throughout the entire RPM range, reducing misfires while improving engine performanceDevelops on average 4 times more available energy between 3000 and 5000 RPM, and 2 times more available plug voltage
      $134.18 - $155.07
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn4254010245
      Chevy Impala 4.6L With PerTronix Flame-Thrower Distributor With Chevy Small Block Gen I Engine 1961, Ignitor II™ Ignition Module by PerTronix®. Parts and accessories for Flame-Thrower Billet Distributors offer unmatched quality and...
      Digital performance solutions give you more power and more features in a smaller packageInnovative technology for superior operation and rugged dependability under harsh conditions
      $124.48
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826430046
      Chevy Impala 1961, Ignitor™ Electronic Ignition by PerTronix®. For over forty years, the Ignitor has proven itself in applications ranging from race cars to tractors. The Ignitor replaces breaker points and troublesome factory...
      Delivers twice the voltage to the spark plugs, increasing horsepower, fuel economy, and spark plug life2:1 improvement over "points" in current fall time for increased coil output
      $89.77 - $116.96
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826434568
      Chevy Impala Base 3.8L With Delco Remy Stock Distributor 1961, Ignitor™ Electronic Ignition Kit by PerTronix®. For over forty years, the Ignitor has proven itself in applications ranging from race cars to tractors. The Ignitor...
      Delivers twice the voltage to the spark plugs, increasing horsepower, fuel economy, and spark plug life2:1 improvement over "points" in current fall time for increased coil output
      $130.62 - $133.48




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