1955 Chevy bel Air 2 door post. …..Project car 1. Rebuilt 1988 350 tune port engine 2. Pro comp aluminum heads with 3/8 studs roller rockers and roller lifters 3. Howard cam 4. Edelbrock aluminum duel plain intake manifold 5. Edelbrock thunder series 650 c.f.m carburetor with an electric choke 6. MSD pro billet distributer, with MSD coil and wires 7. Engine dress up kit from Hyper drive V-belt drive system with polished AC compressor, power steering pump, alternator, Edelbrock water pump, and all the mounting brackets, with pulleys 8. Sanderson Shorty headers 9. B&M 350 transmission and torque convertor 10. Aluminum radiator 11. Heavy duty transmission cooler 12. Completely rebuilt front end with new coil springs and shocks all bushing Poly graphite including, heavy duty sway bars front and rear, 13. also new leaf springs moved to the inside of the frame to allow for larger rear tires 14. Trunk floor raised for new gas tank 15. Battery box installed in trunk with new battery and heavy duty battery cables 16. Unisteer power rack & pinion 17. Chrome steering post and custom steering wheel 18. 10 bolt Chevy possi rear 19. New 4 wheel GM disk brakes 20. 1955 Chevy vintage Air with four lever controls & 4 plenum 21. Newly rewired with E-Z wiring system 22. White dolphin gauges mounted in dash 23. New custom interior with power front seat andseat belts and shoulder harnesses 24. American vintage torq D thrust gun metal wheels with BF good rich T/A 50 H tires 25. All new tinted windows 4 and new regulators 26. Painted black and clear coated needs to be sanded 27. New rear bumper
The Pick of the Day is a Chevy that packs the big-block performance V8 that was the subject of a famous Beach Boys song
This is the 12th vehicle in the 30-day Countdown to Barrett-Jackson’s 47th annual Scottsdale auction.
AutoAncestry leads new owner to the shops that restored his show-quality car
In 1958, I turned 16 and got my first car, a ’50 Chevy convertible my two older sisters had abandoned.
In the early 1970s, when I was 5 years old, my grandmother bought a ’71 Chevrolet Chevelle.
With Spring upon us I can’t help but daydream of road trips – those perfect moments when you don’t have a care in the world, the windows are down, and your favorite song is on the radio.
What fascinates me about the Chevrolet Bel Ai is not only how it became an iconic classic car but an American icon over the last 60-or-so years since it debuted as an everyday family car.
A couple of years ago I was attending the Turkey Rod Run in Daytona Beach.
What do you do if you have a beautiful, low-mileage ’55 Chevy with a crapped-out engine that wasn’t supplying enough power anyway?