• Beautifully presented 55 Bel Air convertible with jet black paint and crisp black convertible top with zippered rear window. Maroon interior.
• Frame-off restoration, power convertible top with chrome frame and bows, 350/300HP crate engine, headers, Edelbrock manifold, Carter 4 bbl/625 cfm, MagnaFlow dual exhaust, 350 turbo trans, 308 rear gears, Flaming River power rack and pinion steering, tilt wheel, 4-wheel disc brakes, tubular A arms with QA1 coil over shocks, Bilstein rear shocks, American Racing wheels, 17” tires (215 front, 255 rear). Front and rear bumper guards. Tint glass with gradient. Tonneau cover. Wonder Bar AM tube radio. 1955 shop manual included.
• Chrome: convertible frame structure and bows, steering column, window caps, heater, vents, glove box door, finger cups in arms rest. Spot chrome in engine bay: horns, valve covers, air filter assembly, fan, alternator, radiator cover, battery tray, oil pan, more.
• Private seller. Not consigned.
Still an enduring favorite among aging Boomers, the ’55 Chevy was the automaker’s first “modern” design, the first of a trio of model years known collectively as the Tri-5 Chevys. This also marked the GM brand’s departure from its somewhat stodgy image. But you probably knew all that. What you might not have known is […]
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