For Sale: Classic 1955 Chevrolet Bel Air Hard Top

This 1955 Chevy Bel Air, a true gem from an era of distinctive American autos has been owned and cherished by my family since its original purchase in October 1955, this vehicle is not just a car but a piece of history.

Restoration and Upgrades (1972-73):

Interior Restoration: Lovingly restored by Dave’s Car Covers in Hastings, NE, the interior boasts materials that match the original factory specifications, preserving its authentic charm.
Exterior Refurbishment: Entrusted to Thaut’s Auto Body in the early ’70s, all rust was meticulously removed and replaced with metal, followed by a repaint in the car’s original, eye-catching Turquoise and White colors.
Engine Enhancement: Swapping the original 265 for a more robust 283 small block V8, this Bel Air offers an upgraded driving experience.
Additional Updates: The car received new tires in the early ’70s, radio servicing in 1986, and new springs and motor mounts in 1990, ensuring it stayed in prime condition.

Current Status:

  • Stored in a garage since 1955, the car has been kept safe from the elements.
  • The car was last started and driven in the fall of 2022 and will likely need some attention to reawaken its engine.

This 1955 Chevy Bel Air represents more than just a car; it’s a piece of automotive history, meticulously cared for over decades. Whether you’re a collector, an enthusiast, or someone who appreciates vintage beauty, this car awaits its next chapter.

Price: $30,000

This Bel Air is ready for viewing by appointment. Relive the glory of the 50s and own a piece of Americana. Contact me for more details and to schedule a visit.