1957 Chevrolet Bel Air Post
You are viewing very nice high end resto mod LS swop build with all modern suspension. Showing 5,300 break in miles since it was finished 2 years ago. All sorted out and ready for a new owner. Over 125K into the build.
Please read on for more particulars of the car:
Body/Paint: The body was taken down to bare metal with multiple coats of primer, blocked and paint original color base clear. Base/clear turquoise wet sanded and buffed. The body and paint is very straight and shows very nice. Custom flat head lights with halo ring. Rear V brake light on trunk lid.
Interior: The interior is restored to stock mixed with custom front and rear seats with a very high quality thick vinyl. Very comfortable to drive with extended seat rails for a tall person. Just beautiful and shows very nice. Custom Classic Instruments gauge package with all gauges including an old school dash mounted Stewart Warner tachometer. Custom I didit tilt column for comfort and wrapped steering wheel, electric windows front and rear, Vintage AC/heat and blows cold. Inside hood pull lever, stereo system with trunk mounted 6 CD player 4 speaker sound system with USB, iPod, bluetooth and quartz digital clock.
Running Gear: LS2 roller rocker with a bumped up cam and worked heads providing excellent performance. Camaro serpentine belt and pulley system. Injected with all the reliability and quickness you would want. 4L80E overdrive transmission with custom driveline. Reinforced 9 inch rear end with 389 Strange gears and axles, posi. Griffith aluminum HD radiator with electric puller fans. All new pressurized gas tank and fuel delivery system with returns.
Suspension: Restored stock powder coated frame with Art Morrison front and rear suspension. Rack and pinion power steering with tubular A arms top and bottom with coil overs with 2 inch drop spindles. Rear end diff and suspension is Art Morrison with HD reinforcement and sway bars from and rear. Tri 4 link set up with coil overs. Very solid and rides excellent with ride adjustment. The suspension is very high quality with the car performing like a modern Corvette.
Bright work: All show in very nice condition. Custom chrome door mirrors with digital turn indicators.
Glass: All new tinted glass.
Exhaust: Ceramic coated headers wrapped with 2.5 stainless pipe and Magna Flow polished mufflers. Doug electric cut outs to open up the headers as well. The car sounds amazing. Not too loud but aggressive.
Brakes: Electric power Wilwood disc brakes all the way around. High quality large diameter slotted and drilled rotors with 4 piston calipers. Stops on a dime.
Wheels/Tires: American Racing chrome wheels with custom made spinners mounted on Cooper high performance tires. Front 225/50 17 and 255/45 18 rears. Wheels 17X7 and rears 18X8.
Summary: A very nice example of a 57 Bel Air post resto mod LS swop that runs and drives excellent. The best thing about the car is the comfort, handling and drivability. Like a new modern car. I have over 125 pictures of the car so please contact me and provide your email address if you would like additional pictures. This is a great quality and represents a solid value for the money.
Disclaimer: The car is for sale locally. The owner has the right to cancel the listing at any time for any reason. No warranties or guarantees are expressed or implied with the car being sold in "AS IS" condition.
Feel free to call me to discuss the particulars.
Gary 509 993 6918