Vanessa Bryant has a classic car restored as a gift from her late husband Kobe

Vanessa Bryant celebrates the return of the classic car gifted by her late husband Kobe after restoring it: “My ‘Pink Lady V’ is back!”

Vanessa Bryant is back behind the wheel of a treasured gift from her late husband, basketball great Kobe Bryant.

Known as the Pink Lady V, the classic 1947 Plymouth has been revised inside and out.

The 39-year-old philanthropist celebrated his comeback in an Instagram post writing, ‘My ‘Pink Lady V’ is back! Thank you @ronniepayankustomz for restoring an old Christmas present from Kobe.’

Pink Lady V: Vanessa Bryant is back behind the wheel of a treasured gift from her late husband, basketball great Kobe Bryant. Known as the Pink Lady V, the 1947 Plymouth has been revised inside and out

The restoration team also posted information about the big job on social media and listed all the tasks needed to make the black and white sedan with pink celebrities look as good, if not better, than new.

The Special Deluxe four-door sedan now features a new engine and transmission.

The interior is covered in new gray leather and velor upholstery with diamond pleats on the coach seats and doors.

Better than new: The black and white sedan with pink acclaim is as good, if not better, than new

Better than new: The black and white sedan with pink acclaim is as good, if not better, than new

New inside and out: The interior is covered in new gray leather and velor upholstery with diamond pleats on the coach seats and doors

New inside and out: The interior is covered in new gray leather and velor upholstery with diamond pleats on the coach seats and doors

Bright pink trim highlights the speedometer and the rest of the panel gauges.

Other custom tweaks included: paint fixes, new audio, electric trunk and windows and much more.

In a quick Instagram Story, the mum-of-four is seen dancing with joy as the classic car returns.

Rev your engine: The Special Deluxe four-door sedan now comes with a new engine and transmission.  Mario Lopez described the new ride as

Rev your engine: The Special Deluxe four-door sedan now comes with a new engine and transmission. Mario Lopez described the new ride as “Bad ass!” while Kimora Lee Simmons gasped “Omg”, and Kathy Hilton expressed her joy with a series of flame and heart emojis

Before: The 39-year-old philanthropist received the car as a Christmas present from her late husband several years ago, seen here in purple Lakers

Before: The 39-year-old philanthropist received the car as a Christmas present from her late husband several years ago, seen here in purple Lakers

Friends and followers seemed equally thrilled with the personalized ride.

Mario Lopez described the new ride as “Bad ass!” while Kimora Lee Simmons gasped “Omg,” and Kathy Hilton expressed her joy with a series of flame and heart emojis.

Vanessa recently announced an agreement with Nike, allowing the brand to continue making Kobe and Gigi shoes (named after her late daughter Gianna), with 100% of net proceeds from the Gigi line going to the Mamba and Mambacita Sports Foundation. .

Looking ahead: Vanessa recently announced a deal with Nike, allowing the brand to continue making Kobe and Gigi shoes (named after her late daughter Gianna), with 100% of net proceeds from the Gigi line going to the Mamba and Mambacita Sports Foundation

Looking ahead: Vanessa recently announced a deal with Nike, allowing the brand to continue making Kobe and Gigi shoes (named after her late daughter Gianna), with 100% of net proceeds from the Gigi line going to the Mamba and Mambacita Sports Foundation

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