For Sale: 1955 Chevrolet Bel Air in Katy, Texas

Vehicle Description

Arizona/California Car – Rare GM production “California Frame” single piece, stronger and lighter than a major production.

Frame modified by Newman Car Creations for Corvette C4 engine, drive train and suspension. Newman Car Creations Cross Members, Dana 44 bat wing and rear tie rods-all Car Creation high performance parts.

All metal original –spent its life in California and Arizona with no rust.

Less that 3 Thousand miles since the build.

Drive Train – Frame power coated. Corvette C4 Suspension, Wilwood Disc Brakes all around, Sport Power Steering, Sport Front Sway Bar, Sport Rear Spring.

Wilwood Master Cylinder with Wilwood Disc Brakes All Around.

Dana 44 with 3:72 posi gears.

Aluminum Drive Shaft

700R4 Level 3 Manual Valve Body and Engine Braking

Torque Converter Lockup in 4th Gear On Demand

B&M Pro Ratchet Shifter

Blistein Shocks

Corvette Style Wheels

255/45ZR17 Front 275/40R18 Rear – BF Goodrich

Fuel Tank Custom 22 Gallon and not visible from the rear-No ugly Tank Hanging Down

Engine – Very Clean Looking Engine Compartment – No Hoses, Wires or clutter.

Engine built for low end torque. Torgue dyno at rear wheels 505 foot pound, estimated 700 foot pound at engine.

434 CI Dart Block – Small Block Chevy

EFI MSD throttle body injection, MSD Ignition and Distributer

Roller Cam – Forges 4340 Alloy Crank – Ruben Racing Camshaft

Procomp Aluminum Heads, Procomp Intake Manifold

Milodon Oil Pan

Sweet Components Core Support, fans, and aluminum radiator

10 Second Relay Delay to Disable Fans During Engine Start.

Vintage Air Front Runner with Vintage Supplied Alternator, AC Compressor

Sinclair (Newman Car Creations) Headers

Exhaust Coated Inside and outside with Cross Pile and Flex Sections

Borla Exhaust Tips

Battery in Trunk – 00 power and ground cables take power to front.

Body – Laser Straight

Most Trim (interior and exterior straightened and polished), seats, frame, working clock, ignition key, bumpers (re-plated) rear glass are the original 55 car. Refurbished with care.

Sound Deadening and Thermal Insulation Throughout (Fat Mat and Second Skin)

Shaved Hood and Gas Filler Door Removed – Gas Fill in the Trunk

PPG paint by Ivan

Very Unique Flamed Side Molding

Interior – Raingear Wipers 2 Speed, Vintage Air Air-Conditioning, Dakota Digital Dash.

Ciadella Upholstery – Ray London Style Dark Gray/Blue Leather Looking Vinyl, Swede Headliner and Visors, light grey

German Square Weave Carpet and Scuff Panels, black

German Square Weave Floor Mats

Full Set of Bel Air Stainless Headliner Bars

Retractable Lap Belts

Heated Seats

Ididit Tile Column

Cut Down Steer Wheel

Rear View Camera – Display in the Glove Box

Miscellaneous

All Receipts and Instruction Manuals

Some Original Working Condition Parts Included – AM Radio, Cluster, etc

Vehicle Details

  • Listing ID:CC-1334632
  • Price:$119,000 (OBO)
  • Location:Katy, Texas
  • Year:1955
  • Make:Chevrolet
  • Model:Bel Air
  • Exterior Color:Black
  • Interior Color:Grey
  • Transmission:Automatic
  • Engine Size:V-8
  • Odometer:0
  • Title Status:Clear
  • Restoration History:Fully Restored
  • Exterior Condition:Mint
  • Seat Material:Leather
  • Air Conditioning:Yes
  • Power Brakes:Yes
  • Power Steering:Yes
  • Tilt Wheel:Yes