1955 CHEVROLET BELAIR CONVERTIBLE
An all time classic 50’s Chevrolet, the 1955 is truly special. This is the year of major changes, having a complete redesign. It was the most changed Chevrolet since the war. The wrap around windshield was introduced along with the potent new Turbo-Fire V8 engine. The sales brochure summed it up best: “New Look! New Life! New Everything!” Powered by Chevrolets new V8 engine that became famous for its performance, longevity and it remained basically unchanged in design for decades, with a displacement of 265 cubic inches. This one is couple to a 3-speed manual gearbox with overdrive, the performance set up for the era. Wide white wall tyres are on it along with an original style AM in dash radio. Lap seatbelts have been fitted front and rear. It also has the Deluxe Bumper treatment and Chrome gas filler protector. Power brakes, a dual master cylinder and an alternator, have been added to this car, all great additions. Restored in the ‘80’s and now with some minor patina to it, but a car that still shows and performs really well. It is ideally suited for your driving pleasure and to be shown if you wished. Finished in India Ivory over Regal Turquoise with matching two-tone interior and a White Power Convertible top.
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