For Sale: 1955 DeSoto Fireflite in Newmarket, Ontario

Vehicle Description

1955 DeSoto Fireflite Sportsman is finished in classic one year only Emberglow and Surf White two tone. This 62k mile, all numbers matching car is powered by its original 291ci Hemi V8 producing 200hp and features a smooth 2 speed Powerflite transmission with its original 6V wiring system and generator. This award winning best in class car restored over a 2 year process completed in 1987 shows extremely well with details such as gleaming chrome toothed grill and visor, Kelsey Hayes wire wheels fit with extra wide white wall tires and DeSoto chrome dual chrome exhaust tips. Dash and steering wheel have recently been restored in 2017 to factory correct paint. This car has the one year only dash gear selector! Service is annually performed by the same vintage garage who upgraded braking to a 2-chamber master brake cylinder and a larger brake booster for safety and security. Car is always stored in a heated garage over the winter months and during the summer months enjoys travelling to various car shows. This car is unique, drives like a dream, shows pride of ownership and draws attention every time its out! Along with car comes extra parts, fender skirts, original 1955 service manual and memorabilia. Soon to go into winter storage by mid October!

ASKING 34,900 USD or best offer. Car is located just north of Toronto.

Vehicle Details

  • 1955 Desoto Fireflite
  • Listing ID: CC-1636667
  • Price: $34,900 (OBO)
  • Location:Newmarket, Ontario
  • Year:1955
  • Make:DeSoto
  • Model:Fireflite
  • Exterior Color:Emberglow
  • Interior Color:Golf White
  • Transmission:Automatic
  • Engine Size:V-8
  • Odometer:62000
  • VIN:50346844
  • Restoration History:Fully Restored
  • Exterior Condition:Excellent
  • Seat Material:Vinyl
  • Engine History:Original
  • Engine Condition:Running
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