For Sale: 1957 Chevrolet Bel Air in cooksville, Maryland

$125,000 (OBO)  

Vehicle Description

FOR SALE IS MY 57 CHEV. CONV. WITH FUEL INJECTION WHICH I HAVE OWNED FOR OVER 20 YEARS.  I HAVE  WORKED TO KEEP THE CAR ORIGINAL.  THE CAR HAS OPERATED EXTREMELY WELL OVER THE YEARS  AND THE FUEL INJECTION SYSTM HAS NEVER REQUIRED SERVICE.  IT STARTS FIRST TIME EVERY TIME.  IN ORDER TO MAKE THE NEW OWNER ASSURED OF IT'S CONDITION I HAD JOHN GRATTA, A WELL KNOWN CORVETTE F.I. SPECIALIST, COME TO MY GARAGE AND REMOVE THE F.I. AND TAKE IT TO HIS SHOP FOR A FULL REBUILD.  HE RETURNED TO MY GARAGE AND INSTALLED IT AND MADE FINAL ADJUSTMENTS.  NOW RUNS JUST AS WELL AS IT ALWAYS HAD. THE ENGINE WAS REBUILT IN 2015 AND RUNS STRONG AND SMOOTH.  RECEIPTS WILL BE PROVIDED WITH THE CAR.  THIS CAR HAS UNDERGONE A FULL ROTISSERIE RESTORATION.  THE BODY IS STRAIGHT AND THE MATADOR RED PAINT WAS WET SANDED AND BUFFED TO REMOVE ANY DUST AND ORANGE PEEL AND THEN BUFFED TO FLAWLESS  HIGH GLOSS FINISH.  UNDERNEATH IS PAINTED RED OXIDE WITH LIGHT RED OVER SPRAY ALONG THE OUTER EDGES.
 

BUILT ON AUGUST 28, 1957 IN ST. LOUIS

VIN # VC57S305***

CAR ASSEMBLY DATE - AUGUST 28. 1957

STAMP PAD - F821FJ   ENGINE ASSEMBLY AUGUST 21, 1957   FJ-FUEL INJECTION W/AUTO TRANS AND HYDRAULIC LIFTERS - 250HP2

FUEL INJECTION NUMBERS 800 AND 801 INDICATING THE LAST VERSION OF F.I. OFFERED IN 1957 ON THE LATE CARS.

DISTRIBUTOR # 906 UNIQUE TO THE 250HP F.I. CARS

RIGHT SIDE EXHAUST MANIFOLD NOT DRILLED FOR HEAT TUBE - ONLY FUEL INJ CARS WERE NOT DRILLED

PARTS HISTORY:

ENGINE - REBUILT

TRANS - REBUILT

GENERATOR/PS PUMP REBUILT

RADIATOR NEW

FUEL TANK NEW

STAINLESS RECONDITIONED

CHROME RECHROMED

CONV. TOP AND BOOT NEW

CALL TO DISCUSS WALT 410-489-4672

 

Vehicle Details

  • 1957 Chevrolet Bel Air
  • Listing ID:CC-1425527
  • Price:$125,000 (OBO)
  • Location:cooksville, Maryland
  • Year:1957
  • Make:Chevrolet
  • Model:Bel Air
  • Exterior Color:Matador Red
  • Interior Color:Red/Silver
  • Transmission:Automatic
  • Odometer:1980
  • Convertible:Yes
  • Title Status:Clear
  • Engine History:Rebuilt
  • Engine Condition:Running

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