Stunning 1955 Chevrolet Bel Air 2-door hardtop Resto-Mod finished in Electric Blue and white two-tone with a totally custom white leather and blue interior. All the looks of the 1950s classic with modern drivability and performance. It is powered by a 502ci V8 Ram Jet fuel-injected crate engine mated to a Tremec 5-speed manual transmission and Ford 9” rear end with posi-traction. It features a custom-built exhaust with electric cutouts. Meticulously put together, this Bel Air has power steering, power 4-wheel disc brakes, power windows, power trunk, Vintage Air, flat-screen custom audio system, vintage gauges, tilt wheel and much more. It also has custom Billet Specialties hood hinges and sits on polished Billet Specialties wheels. No expense was spared on this Bel Air.
This is the 30th and final car in a 30-day countdown to Barrett-Jackson’s annual Las Vegas collector car auction
This is the 18th in a 30-day countdown to Barrett-Jackson’s annual Las Vegas collector car auction
H&H Classic Parts points out key parts of design changes from 1955-57
Pick of the Day is a 4-door Biscayne sedan in immaculate condition
A shiny Chevy grille, a little electrical tape, and we were stylin’, at least for a weekend
The Pick of the Day is a Chevy that packs the big-block performance V8 that was the subject of a famous Beach Boys song
This is the 12th vehicle in the 30-day Countdown to Barrett-Jackson’s 47th annual Scottsdale auction.
AutoAncestry leads new owner to the shops that restored his show-quality car
In 1958, I turned 16 and got my first car, a ’50 Chevy convertible my two older sisters had abandoned.