This vehicle has been sold
This vehicle is no longer available for sale on Please see below for similar vehicles. This vehicle is no longer available for sale on Please see below for similar vehicles.

For Sale: 1955 Chevrolet Bel Air in Milford, Pennsylvania

Vehicle Description

Sorry, SOLD!

1955 Chevrolet Bel Air  Sport Coupe

Multiple Trophy-Winning Restomod on Steroids! Bill Mitchell (BMP) of Deland, FL built 632ci engine w/ 845hp/800 ft.lbs + 300 hp Shot of Nitrous = 1145 hp!

Brings new meaning to the phrase “Heavy Chevy”

Purchased from the original owner, a lady from Jersey City, NJ & underwent an extensive build with family & friends beginning in early 2012 & basically finished (well, they’re never finished are they) 16 months later w/ on-going tweaks till February 2019.

 The complete restoration, redesign, reengineering & mechanical upgrades encompassed body being stripped to bare metal & Nosed & Decked in `50’s Hot Rod style w/show-quality Platinum Silver paint by Mike Moore. All chrome & trim redone & LED lights installed in headlights, grill, mirrors incorporating turn signals & tail lights over a custom-built frame to house the impressive driveline & suspension. New custom, period style interior w/ Black Leather rolled & pleated seats. Retro Digital dash w/ LED gauges, tilt-wheel, A/C & a vintage fighter array of switches, instruments & dials.

 No-expense spared utilizing the finest components & expert craftsmen. Not a Trailer Queen, but a solid #2 that was driven to shows throughout the Eastern Coast. What’s the purpose of having this much horsepower always trailered & to be parked on a Show Field?  

NOTE: Due to scheduling restraints & unfamiliarity of the process as this is an Estate Sale, we are having the appraiser- ClassicGray©, who personally inspected the vehicle and provided all photographs, videos & description to moderate the auction & competently answer all your questions. It can be shown on a very limited basis due to the availability of family members, so please examine all the pics, videos & description and feel free to ask any questions. You may buy w/ confidence from someone who has been in business for 23 years brokering & appraising vehicles, selling six figure collectibles w/o personal inspection to satisfied clients worldwide.

Chevy was only able to be driven through a private, gated residential community necessitating adherence to speed & noise restrictions, but I think you get the idea.



  • 632ci engine w/ 845hp/800 ft.lbs + 300 hp Shot of Nitrous = 1145 hp! Built by Bill Mitchell (BMP) of Deland, FL
  • Holley Dominator AED 1050 CFM Custom Carb w/ Lokar throttle cable linkage
  • Edelbrock Super Victor tall-deck intake manifold
  • MSD Distributor & Coil
  • MARCH Serpentine System
  • KOOKS Custom Stainless Steel Headers 2 ⅛” X 2 ¼” X 4” w/ 4” X 3½” Exhaust Side Pipes w/ internal mufflers.
  • PRC Custom made Polished Aluminum Radiator w/ Dual Electric Fans. PRC Bracket by Howard    “Hank” Williams.
  • TCI Custom Built 400 Racing Trans w/ Heavy Duty Torque Converter, TCI Custom Shifter & DERALE Trans Cooler w/ fan under car.
  • NX Nitrous Express System adding 300 hp!

Exterior & Suspension

  • American Racing Aluminum  Torq Thrust SL wheels 
  • NITTO NT555 F. 245/45ZR18, R. 285/40ZR18
  • wilwood Stainless Drilled 12” Rotors w/ Hydro Boost Power Brake System wilwood Polished Calipers w/ Custom Brake Lines
  • HEIDTS Triangular 4 Link
  • QA1 Coil-Overs w/ Adjustable Shocks Front & Rear
  • Narrowed 9” Housing w/ CURRIE Posi Rear & Strange Axels w/ ½ “ Studs & HEIDTS Sway bar, 4” Driveline Driveshaft
  • Atsco Rack & Pinion Power Steering
  • ADDCO Front Sway bar
  • Paint by Mike Moore of Ringwood, NJ
  • The body was nosed and decked, and LED lighting has been integrated into the headlights, taillights, side mirrors, and grille.


  • New custom, period style interior w/ Black Leather Rolled & Pleated seats
  • Dakota Digital Gauges recessed within the stock openings.
  • IDIDIT Tilt Steering wheel
  • TCI Custom Shifter
  • Aiwa CD player w/ PIONEER speakers, but who’s listening
  • NX Nitrous Express 300hp System
  • OPTIMA Battery-1000 cranking amps- purchased on 6/15/2020.
  • Stand-alone fuel cell


EXTERIOR: Show–quality Platinum Silver paint by Mike Moore over solid, straight panels w/ smooth even gaps. Custom, Nose & Decked body just like in the Hot Rod days but now w/ LED lights in grill, turn signals in mirrors & taillights. All trim, chrome, lights, lenses & glass are Excellent w/ one small ding on left C-pillar & scratches below driver’s door as seen in pics. Proper American Racing Torq Thrust wheels are Excellent & NITTO tires are date coded 2012 w/ 10/32nds up front & 6/32nds in the rear showing no sidewall or inter-tread cracking.  

INTERIOR: New Custom, period style interior w/ Black Leather Rolled & Pleated seats is Excellent throughout showing fur shedding (dander) from stuffed animal in back seat. Retro Dakota Digital dash maintains the period look. All components, systems function perfectly including the A/C w/ R134a.  The purpose & working of the various switches & start-up procedure will be explained to the new owner.

ENGINE/DRIVELINE: Chromed engine bay is a work of art & Show-Detailed in #1 condition exhibiting recent maintenance w/ absolutely no drips or leaks. Transmission, steering, brakes & Nitrous System all perform w/o issues.  

UNDERCARRIAGE: Custom frame & undercarriage shows slight road use from dry weather tours. All is solid & rust-free w/ good shocks, springs, bushings, & lines w/ 1st class workmanship throughout.

ROAD TEST/MECHANICALLY: This beautiful `55 starts easily & drives effortlessly w/ its direct R&P steering & 4 wheel disc braking precise & assured stops. The power is obviously neck-snapping, but it may be the sound that surpasses everything. This Chevy needs nothing & w/ PA Antique tags is a no-hassle transfer.

Be sure to watch the additional videos on my YouTube channel. Copy the link & paste into your browser.

Test Drive Video:

Drive by Video:


When not shown or toured, always on jack stands & covered in a climate-controlled garage w/ regular maintenance performed, the most recent less than a year ago. This Chevy is beyond any in its uniqueness & certainly power. Its understated beauty w/ nods to its “Old School” classic origins are complimented by its raw power, braking & handling capabilities. The entire vehicle is solidly in the #2+/#1- category w/ the minor paint chip, one trim dent & visible road usage on the undercarriage regulating it to the #2+ classification. The overall package is not affected by this demarcation either in its value or desirability. Bulletproof workmanship ready to hit the streets again.


STYLE No 55-1037D  Bel Air  Sport Coupe

BODY No T18874 - Tarrytown, NY

TRIM No 521 G - Beige/Red Cloth/Vinyl

PAINT No 615 S - Shoreline Beige & Gypsy Red

Vehicle Details

  • 1955 Chevrolet Bel Air
  • Listing ID: CC-1449064
  • Price: $67,500 (OBO)
  • Location:Milford, Pennsylvania
  • Year:1955
  • Make:Chevrolet
  • Model:Bel Air
  • Exterior Color:Platinum Silver
  • Interior Color:Black
  • Transmission:Automatic
  • Engine Size:V-8
  • Odometer:2000
  • VIN:C55T 173384
  • Title Status:Clear
  • Aftermarket Wheels:Yes
  • Restoration History:Fully Restored
  • Exterior Condition:Excellent
  • Seat Material:Leather
  • CD Player:Yes
  • AM/FM Radio:Yes
  • Power Brakes:Yes
  • Power Steering:Yes
  • Alarm:Yes
  • Tilt Wheel:Yes
  • Engine History:Replaced
  • Engine Condition:Running
  • Drive Train:Rear-wheel drive
Interested in something else? Search these similar vehicles...