National Award Winning 210 383/425 HP V8 5 Speed Manual Leather PS A/C

1955 Chevrolet Bel Air/150/210

Make: Chevrolet
Model: Bel Air/150/210
Type: Sedan
Doors: 2
Year: 1955
Mileage: 1,340
Color: Blue
Engine: 383 V8
Transmission: Manual
Interior color: White
Vehicle Title: Clear
Item location: Charlotte, North Carolina, United States

Description for Chevrolet Bel Air/150/210 1955

eBay template information@RKMotorsCharlotte. com 5527 Lakeview Road. Charlotte. NC. 28269. US 1955 Chevrolet 210 National Award Winning 210 383/425 HP V8 5 Speed Manual Leather PS A/C Year: 1955 Type of vehicle title: Clear Primary color: Blue Mileage: 1340 Transmission type: 5 Speed Manual Engine: 383 V8 Interior color: White Vehicle Info In the collector car hobby. you can find tons of awesome tri-fives which carry timeless style that will forever be associated with one of the greatest designs in automotive history. But as nice as those cars are. their extensive use of chrome and avid dedication to concours homogeny has almost become a handicap in today's modernist hot rod culture. "Sleek" and "Contemporary" are increasingly becoming key words for most classic car builders. and that means rides like this awesome 1955 210 are really starting to hit their prime. Built as a head turning classic that looks good and performs great. this cool old Chevy wraps a stunning exterior around a mean. 383 cubic inch stroker motor. a proven Tremec TKO500 transmission and a custom leather interior that's complete with modern air conditioning. If you're a fan 50s Chevrolet design. but would rather have an edgy hot rod than a chrome-laden parking lot princess. this razor-sharp resto-mod is the shining star you've been wishing on!When a gearhead says the words "Sleek" and "Contemporary". the first thing that usually comes to mind is a mirror-like coat of high quality urethane that's sealed over a fully restored. arrow-straight body. And naturally. this sedan's killer combination of House Of Kolor True Blue and Cadillac White Diamond displays deep reflections on virtually flawless surfaces. Those deep reflections are the result of a complete. frame-off restoration that was facilitated by the car's original family. And today. this classy Chevy is a super cool crowd pleaser that storms sweltering summer show fields like a refreshing fall breeze!It's no secret that the very best customs are those which draw the eye by adjusting a car's original attributes. The spectator KNOWS something is different. but has to think about the model's form and. over time. virtually decode its appearance - that's true art! At the front of this Chevy's bright profile. a trademark stainless grille is centered between chrome-trimmed headlights. a nosed hood. clear parking lamps and a slick smoothie bumper. At the sides of that Ferrari-inspired grille. sharp fender lines lead the eye to a clean profile that's accented by chrome door handles. a shaved fuel door and traditional quarter spears. Above those fender lines. lightly smoked glass floats behind new stainless trim and mirrored stainless wipers. And at the back of that glass. a decked trunk rides between chrome-trimmed tail lights. a body-width bumper and big stainless exhaust tips. By now it's probably pretty obvious this tri-five was built to be seen. But. thanks to the 383 cubic inch stroker under its hood. that might be easier said than done! The car's 425 horsepower amalgamation of chrome and True Blue pigment revs under a chrome Edelbrock carburetor that's sandwiched between a bowtie wing nut. a chrome. "CHEVROLET" branded air cleaner. braided fuel lines and a chrome Edelbrock intake. At the perimeter of that intake. aluminum GM Performance Parts heads prop polished valve covers under bowtie-branded hardware while a modern HEI distributor shoots spark through red GM Performance Parts plug wires. Below those wires. snazzy bowtie looms float over ceramic coated headers while a Concept One pulley system spins a chrome water pump between polished AC components. a chrome alternator. billet power steering components and a chrome fuel pump. And in front of that fuel pump. a beefy Griffin radiator circulates clean coolant between a polished overflow tank and two quick spinning puller fans. Despite being a modern piece. the hot small block looks right at home in this 210's clean engine compartment. And details like body-matched fenders. a chrome brake booster. a polished Street and Performance water neck and chrome corrugated hoses create a nice. finished appearance. I know what you're thinking. Despite that stroked motor. this Chevy's just another garden-variety 350/350 rod. Well. guess again. The stout small block utilizes a modern Tremec 5-speed to spin a tough Quick Performance 9-inch around eager 3. 70 gears. That tweaked drivetrain is housed in a completely rebuilt suspension which. with the help of Eckler's power rack and pinion steering and Eckler's power. 4-wheel disc brakes. provides excellent handling. And that rebuilt suspension. fitted with a custom Heidts front clip. Eckler's springs. an Eckler's sway bar and adjustable air shocks. rides on a classic combination of Foose Legends wheels and aggressive Riken radials. Naturally. the car's solid floors have been color-matched in a durable coat of House Of Kolor True Blue. Completely fresh hardware is present and accounted for from its big stainless fuel tank all the way to its lines and hoses. A raucous engine note is provided by aluminized. true-dual pipes that breathe through dual-chamber Flowmaster mufflers. And all this stellar hardware and expert craftsmanship adds up to one awesome. road ready classic that'll provide years of carefree cruising!Installed by the pros at King's Auto Upholstery in Roanoke. Virginia. this 210's Pearl White cockpit presents the kind of quality craftsmanship that separates parade cars from Power Tour cars. The power front bucket and rear bench seats. which cost right at $15K. are covered in soft hides that display no significant wear. In front of those seats. a painted and leather-topped dash is detailed with polished trim. Classic Instruments gauges and hardware for a modern Vintage Air climate system. Below that dash. high quality carpet anchors a chrome Hurst shifter. a remote controlled JVC CD player and small power window switches between billet foot pedals and color-keyed floor mats. At the sides of that console. custom door panels look great between painted frames. classy billet handles and traditionally sculpted armrests. Above those panels. a custom headliner frames a fully functional dome light. In front of the driver. a polished and half-wrapped steering wheel spins around a polished. tilting column. And behind the passengers. a custom package tray hangs two small speakers above a custom upholstered trunk. Fresh out of its professional restoration. this Chevy won a pile of national awards. Here's a list of the car's most significant accolades:NSRA Pick at the 2010 Run to the SunTrailered Custom Senior First Place at the 2010 Music City Chevy Show (999/1000 points)Outstanding 1955-57 Modified at the 2010 Virginia Motorsports Park Super Chevy ShowTrailered Custom First Place at the 2010 Winter National (994/1000 points)Trailered Custom Senior First Place at the 2011 Winter National (999/1000 points)Outstanding Modified at the 2011 Virginia Motorsports Park Super Chevy ShowThe sale of this top notch classic includes an album of restoration photos. a pile of restoration receipts. a few component manuals and the aforementioned awards. If you're bored with the showroom-static tri-fives that dominate today's concours events. this stunning 210 is the car for you! With serious go power. a comfortable interior and tons of high performance hardware. it's the kind of classic that can be enjoyed year after year. So. what are you waiting for? Call your friends at RK Motors Charlotte and experience the perfect combination of classic 50s design. old school hot rod style and modern drivability! About This Auction Please note that all sales are binding and final. Our cars are sold "as-is" with no warranty expressed or implied. Please carefully read the terms & conditions of the sale before bidding. Winning this auction does not entitle you to come inspect the car and decide if you want to buy it. but obligates you to complete the purchase! A $1000. 00 deposit via PayPal is due within 24 hours of the auction close. NO EXCEPTIONS. If you have ZERO feedback on eBay. please call or email us to request our authority to bid on our vehicles. We do not release our reserve prices. so please don't ask! If you see a car you like. don't wait! Call us! When you see it disappear from eBay. it means that it was sold by other means. Because we advertise heavily in other mediums. we reserve the right to cancel any eBay listing at any time. If you would like to make a sales visit or arrange an inspection. we would be happy to schedule a personal appointment with either yourself or your representative. To do so. contact Donald Bernard at (704)596-5211 or (704)773-4648. Donald's email address is: Donald. Berard@RKMotorsCharlotte. com. For those of you who need to fly in. we can provide transportation to and from Charlotte Douglas International Airport. We can also recommend accommodations within a short distance of our facility. About RK Motors Charlotte Hot Rod magazine named RK Motors Charlotte the #1 destination out of 57 possible places to visit across the United States. Destinations selected included car museums. driving schools. dragstrips. best drives and more. We are honored to have been the only classic car dealer selected. If you ever find yourself in Charlotte. NC give us a call. Our showroom is open by appointment only. Our 80. 00 sq. ft. retail showrooms are located in beautiful Charlotte. North Carolina. We usually have over 300 incredible cars on display. and there's always something new. Feel free to make an appointment. stop in and meet our staff. Each and every one of our employees is an absolute car nut- we do this because we love cars! Check out the feedback on our website from other customers who have purchased cars from us in the past. We pride ourselves on describing our cars accurately. and our cars even look better in person than in the pictures! We look forward to seeing you soon. Every car that you see for sale is in our physical possession and located at our main facility. 5527 Lakeview Road. Charlotte. NC 28269. For sales and general information. call us at: (704)596-5211. Our Service Programs Under our innovative Seal of Approval Exit Service buying program. RK Motors Charlotte customers who pay full retail price for a vehicle. receive a comprehensive. multi-point vehicle Exit Service. carried out by our experienced ASE Certified Master Mechanics at the RKM Performance Center. Customers who purchase cars from RK Motors for less than full retail price. or customers who purchase a car and are trading in a vehicle. will receive our Basic Safety Check. performed by our certified and experienced ASE mechanics. prior to delivery of their car. Learn more about the key attributes of Our Service Programs. If you have any questions regarding our service programs. please contact a member of our sales team at (704)596-5211. For international buyers. please note that we've shipped cars to collectors and classic car fans worldwide for years. We can provide you with a firm quote for transport to any shipping port in the world in a sealed container and handle the process for you from start to finish. Our domestic and international ground transport solutions are enclosed only. If you wish to use an open carrier. you will need to arrange that. Our Transportation Manager. Gregory Smith. stands ready to help you with your transport & shipping needs. He can be reached at: Greg. Smith@rkmotorscharlotte. com. About the RK Motors Performance Center Regardless if your vehicle is going through our Seal of Approval Exit Service. Basic Safety Check. routine maintenance or a full custom built to your exact specifications. the RKM Performance Center has the knowledge. experience and resources to fulfill your automotive needs. In the world of electronic fuel injection and computer diagnostics. even late model dealerships look a little uncomfortable working on pre-OBD1 cars. There are many independent mechanics and shops that may be able to help. but putting your prized classic in the hands of a stranger is a leap of faith at best. This is exactly why we created the RKM Performance Center. Being proud members of SEMA. ARMO. HRIA and the North Carolina Motorsports Association. the RKM Performance Center is a nationally recognized shop; best known for high level OEM restorations and custom builds. Comprised of ASE certified mechanics. including several Master Technicians. you can feel confident that your car is in capable hands. As fellow enthusiasts. they are passionate about cars and will treat yours with the respect it deserves. Tony Klein Consignment Manager 5527 Lakeview RoadCharlotte. NC. 28269 Phone: 704-596-5211 Fax: 704-596-5980 Mobile: 440-413-0849 Tony. Klein@RKMotorsCharlotte. com Gerry Notara Vice Presidentof Operations 5527 Lakeview RoadCharlotte. NC. 28269 Phone: 704-235-2973 Fax: 704-596-5980 Mobile: 704-773-4658 Gerry. Notara@RKMotorsCharlotte. com Donald Berard Sales Manager 5527 Lakeview RoadCharlotte. NC. 28269 Phone: 704-596-5211 Fax: 704-596-5980 Mobile: 704-773-4648 Donald. Berard@RKMotorsCharlotte. com Gregory Smith Transport Manager 5527 Lakeview RoadCharlotte. NC. 28269 Phone: 704-562-6226 Fax: 704-596-5980 Mobile: 704-562-6226 Greg. Smith@rkmotorscharlotte. com Showroom 5527 Lakeview RoadCharlotte. NC 28269 704. 596. 5211 info@RKMotorsCharlotte. com