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1955 Chevrolet Sedan delivery

 
 

1955 Chevrolet 210 Sedan Delivery Outstanding Resto-Mod General•The 5-6-7 Chevrolet is one of the most recognizable collector automobiles on the planet.The Sedan Delivery in these years is among the rarest Chevrolet models; other than the Nomad and Corvette.History•Originally purchased as a 2 door window wagon drag racer out of Fernie, B.C. Canada. •Car was a body and frame only with no drive train. •Great RELIABLE highway car! Driven over 30,000 miles in 22 years since completed with no issues. No one can believe it has been finished and driven for that period of time by how it looks to this day!•Car is well maintained and it shows. •Drove car throughout Northwest USA: Washington, Oregon, Idaho and Montana.Driven to Bonneville Salt Falls in Sept 2009 (photos of all trips available).Other road trips throughout Alberta and BC with 2 trips to the Canadian west coast (Vancouver B.C.).Driven 12,062 miles in the last 11 years.Car was featured on ICBC (Provincial Insurance) calendar in 2000.This is a very comfortable classic car to drive. Invest with confidence!Always stored indoors in temperature-controlled facility.This car is a Showstopper and a crowd pleaser.We had many years of great fun with it; will let someone else enjoy it now. Liquidating part of the fleet; including this outstanding sedan delivery and now building others.Build Process•Complete body-off-frame restoration.Bodywork was professionally done at owner’s business Ron’s Collision; a thriving auto body business for 30 plus years in Cranbrook B.C. with an excellent reputation. Frame•Stock frame sandblasted and painted.Added side engine mounts and trans X member.Custom rear shock frame mount. Chassis/suspension•Front spindles: Bell 2” drop.Springs: New stock type.Front and rear sway bars. Drive train,Engine: Professionally rebuilt mid 80s 350 CID. Transmission: Professionally rebuilt 700R.Rear end: Stock, 350 gears. Body•Normal rust repair: lower tailgate, lower front fenders,lower door corners and more.Every precaution was taken to prevent rust.Quality paint by owner at Ron’s Collision in spring of 1994.The quality of the body and paint work shows, as there is no rust showing to date! Glass: front and sides new, rear is original dark tint, doors one-piece glass/vent windows removed. Interior•Custom: Professionally designed and fabricated. Dash: Duplicated to match factory padded dash. Seat: Custom modified Chev truck with the back flipping forward.•Stereo: Clarion remote CD stacker and amp. •Steering Column: IDIDIT with Lecarra steering wheel.Air conditioning: Vintage Air,Gauges: Classic Instruments Specifications•VIN: VB550040861 •Type: Customized Retro Mod •Model: 55-1063F •Color: Sunrise Red Dupont #37934 with 8500 clear. •Wheels: American Racing Torque Thrust – 16” polished with locking wheel nuts.Tires: General Cordovan P215/65/R16 •Steering: Power 605 box.Brakes: Power front discs and rear drums.Radiator: US radiator triple flow Optima core. Alternator:Chrome 100 amp.A/C compressor: Polished Sanden. Fuel tank: 1984 Jeep Wagoneer 20 Canadian gallon.Lights: All LED - park, tail, reverse.Recent repairs and improvements •May 2007: installed new Ron Francis wiring and new Classic instrument gauges. •May 2017: New lower ball joints and alignment. May 2017: Balanced and rotating wheels/tires. $39,900 >

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