1955 Chevrolet 210 2 Door 350ci Crate Small Block V8 Custom Interior Low Reserve

1955 Chevrolet Bel Air/150/210 210

Make: Chevrolet
Model: Bel Air/150/210
SubModel: 2-Door Post
Type: Coupe
Trim: 210
Year: 1955
Mileage: 101
VIN: B55M050920
Color: Gold / Silver
Engine: V8
Cylinders: 8
Fuel: Gasoline
Transmission: Manual
Drive type: RWD
Interior color: Gray
Vehicle Title: Clear
Item location: Hilton, New York, United States
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Description for Chevrolet Bel Air/150/210 1955

1955 Chevrolet Custom 210 2-dr “Post” SedanDesigner: Clare MickachanChassis Number: B55M050920Decoded: B=210 Series; 55=1955; N=Norwood, OH. Assembly; 050920=Unit SequenceEngine: 350 cid OHV V84-barrel Carburetor/300 bhp (est.)4-Speed Manual TransmissionFour Wheel power assisted Hydraulic Drum BrakesClassic Design Retain in Custom Build The Model: Almost from the day the 1955 Chevrolets hit the market, owners have been adding their own special touches, trying to make a good thing even better. For 1955, Chevrolet was offered in three basic trim levels, the 150 which was aimed at economy and fleet buyers such as police cars and taxi cabs; the 210 which was marketed towards growing families and was among the most popular models sold, and the Belair, which was also a family car but with a bit more chrome trim, flair and interior appointments. Regardless of the model, customizers took stock and made it their own car. However, looking back 60+ years ago, some builders today are seeing the beauty of the original design, but are adding their own touches with special colors, wheels, passenger compartment updates and most importantly, what is under the hood. The builder of this beautiful creation captured that train of thought.The Car: Finished in a Bright White and dazzling Gold Metallic, what started as a 210 sedan was upgraded with a full set of Belair trim for exterior décor, while the interior was given a full make-over providing the occupants an enjoyable and comfortable ride. Under the hood resides a mighty “350” cubic inch V8 that starts easy and runs strong. It is backed up by a Borg-Warner T-10 4-speed transmission, which goes through the gears like a hot-knife through butter. Seats have been covered in a gray cloth that is inviting and no mistaking what type of car you are driving with the bow-tie logo emblazoned on the rear seat. Factory Rally wheels are mounted to the car with the under-stated blackwall radial tires and the rumble from the exhaust lets others know you mean business. Our consignor reports that this is one of the most civilized rides he has driven. Ready for the spring-time cruises or a day at the park, this is a design that is hard to improve upon and it can be yours.