This 57 Chevy presents itself real well. Very nice finishes in and
out. It has a refreshing look, it's not the typical red Bel Air
that we've all seen a million times.
EXTERIOR: The body is really straight, the panels fit beautifully.
The doors click shut. The Sierra gold metal flake paint is laid out
evenly, the clear coat is polished like a mirror. The roof is
painted high gloss white. Overall the chrome and stainless is
straight and shiny. Most of it looks like it was replaced during
restoration. It has optional rear mount antenna and rocker
moldings. The door jambs are painted very nicely, weather strips
were replaced. It has Coker Classic whitewall tires. The rims are
painted to match the car, it has reproduction hub caps with
INTERIOR: It's very nice inside. There's new carpet down on the
floor. The seats have been completely reupholstered using the
correct 210 materials. It has new matching door panels. The window
cranks and handles look like they've been replaced. The headliner
is new and there's a working dome light. The metal is painted nice
inside the car. The heater controls move freely. It does have a
retro stereo and optional clock. The glove box liner is new and the
light works in there also.
ENGINE COMPARTMENT: There are some nice upgrades under the hood.
The 283 motor was replaced with a bigger 307, it runs smooth. The
generator was removed and upgraded with a new alternator. It also
has an aluminum radiator keep it running cool. It has a more modern
power steering too. It has optional electric wipers. Overall the
components are clean and proper. It's not show quality but very
TRUNK COMPARTMENT: It's very nice, repainted Sierra gold. It has
reproduction rubber mat, seat divider and weatherstrip. The white
wall tire on the spare has never been used. No jack.
UNDERSIDE: Appears to be very solid and proper. The front
suspension and steering is clean. The shocks look new. It has air
shocks in back. Looking up at the motor it's real clean Chevy
Orange, it has a new flywheel cover. It's a Powerglide automatic
transmission. Original rear end dated 1957. It has dual exhaust
system. Power brake booster is mounted under the car, the ebrake
assembly is hooked up.
This is a unique presentation of a 57 Chevy. It's nice to see a
clean 210 model. It's restored very well, ready to go to any local
I, Jay Grams, take pride in personally writing the descriptions for
virtually every car for about the last 30 years now. A significant
amount of effort goes into fact checking. What I am offering is my
professional impression of the vehicle.
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