For Sale: 1956 Chevrolet Bel Air in Surrey, British Columbia


Vehicle Description

56-Chevrolet convertible for sale by owner in Vancouver, BC Canada, Car has certified appraisal rate of "Excellent" high quality with frame off restoration to “BETTER THAN NEW “ show condition restored to stock with minor performance & safety upgrades. Owner purchased in Arizona in November/2011 with certified mileage since rebuild of 3,140 miles. Car trailered and imported into British Columbia Canada in April 2011. Current mileage is 3,968 miles. This car has a 265ci/180hp Power Pack Engine with a 4 barrel Rochester carb and is paired with a recently installed 700R4 4-speed automatic transmission rebuilt to stock including column shift upgrades. (stock powerglide 2-speed transmission retained and available as part of this sale). Current owner also upgraded tires to Silvertown radial 215/75R15, replaced power steering box and reservoir, installed alternator, front disc brakes, exhaust manifold ceramic coated. The front spindle has been dropped 2” for improved appearance. Wheel replaced with Wheel Smith 56 Chev knock-off chrome wheels/wired. Most of the stock parts replaced including the original wheel covers dog bowl center/wired full disc wheel covers have been retained and will be provided to buyer. This car has a high quality refinish to original code, base/clear sanded & polished Sierra Gold/Adobe Beige with new matching seat covering/carpets. Stainless polished to high quality, bumpers and grill guards re-chromed, mirrors and grill like new. Car has power steering, power brakes, Ezi eye tinted glass, gravel guards, rocker moldings, automatic convertible top with high quality hardware, power seats, continental kit, custom tail pipe tips, Other features are dash mounted traffic light viewer, under the hood clean painted and well detailed, trunk interior showroom condition, gauges good original condition. This car is perfect in every respect. The high quality restoration of this vehicle to exact classic standards coupled with the recent upgrades and the iconic eye catching Sierra Gold/Adobe colours makes this vehicle a truly unique opportunity for someone to enjoy a fine ride that will also fill your trophy case at any show. Asking price is in US$

Vehicle Details

  • Listing ID:CC-902963
  • Price:$71,900
  • Location:Surrey, British Columbia
  • Year:1956
  • Make:Chevrolet
  • Model:Bel Air
  • Exterior Color:Sierra Gold & Beige
  • Interior Color:Sierra Gold & Beige
  • Transmission:Automatic
  • Engine Size:V-8
  • Odometer:13410
  • Convertible:Yes
  • Restoration History:Fully Restored
  • Exterior Condition:Excellent
  • Seat Material:Vinyl
  • AM Radio:Yes
  • Power Brakes:Yes
  • Power Steering:Yes
  • Power Seats:Yes
  • Engine History:Original
  • Engine Condition:Running
  • Drive Train:Rear-Wheel Drive