1955 Chevrolet Bel Air

"Classic 50's Chevy"

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Year
1955
Make
Chevrolet
Model
Bel Air
Stock
BW2809
Vin
C55J005278
Odometer Reading
38,698
Engine Size
409ci V8
Transmission Type
Automatic
Body Color
Black
Interior Color
Red/Black
Drivetrain
RWD
Location
Metro Detroit

GR Auto Gallery is pleased to present this 1955 Chevrolet Bel Air for your consideration. This Bel Air comes in an excellent Black exterior paint over a clean Red and black interior. Powering this Chevrolet is a 409ci V8 paired with an automatic transmission. This Bel Air comes with some nice features such as; power steering, power brakes, front disc brakes, aftermarket radio, Hurst shifter, and aftermarket gauges. Drive this one out of our showroom or have us assist with shipping it to you anywhere in the United States! Don't hesitate to give us a call with any questions or for more information.

The Bel Air received new, revamped styling for the 1955 model year. The Bel Air was 3,456 lb (1,568 kg) and 15 ft (4.6 m) long. It was called the "Hot One" in GM's advertising campaign. Bel Airs came with features found on cars in the lower models ranges plus interior carpet, chrome headliner bands on hardtops, chrome spears on front fenders, stainless steel window moldings, full wheel covers, and a Ferrari-inspired front grille. Models were further distinguished by the Bel Air name script in gold lettering later in the year. For 1955 Chevrolets gained a V8 engine option and the option of the 2-speed Powerglide automatic, or a standard three-speed Synchro-Mesh manual transmission with optional overdrive. The new 265 cu in (4.3 L) V8 featured a modern, overhead valve high compression ratio, short stroke design that was so good that it remained in production in various displacements for many decades. The base V8 had a two-barrel carburetor and was rated at 162 hp (121 kW) and the "Power Pack" option featured a four-barrel carburetor and other upgrades yielding 180 bhp (134 kW). Later in the year, a "Super Power Pack" option added high-compression and a further 15 bhp (11 kW). Warning lights replaced gauges for the generator and oil pressure.10 This was not the first Chevrolet with a V8 engine; the first Chevrolet with a V8 engine was introduced in 1917 and called the Series D, which was built for two years, and was manufactured before Chevrolet joined General Motors.

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This vehicle is located at our Metro Detroit facility.

Gr Auto Gallery, LLC and our sister company, Wheelz Sales and Leasing Inc. makes every effort to represent each vehicle accurately and with integrity. We also welcome third party inspections when necessary. Although we try to do our very best to be accurate in our description writing we are human and do make mistakes. Unless otherwise noted, All vehicles are sold AS IS, No Warranty Expressed or Implied. All sales final. GR Auto Gallery and all its affiliates reserve the right to charge a 3% processing fee on any credit card sales of over $2,500.

Basic

Year
1955
Make
Chevrolet
Model
Bel Air
Hobby Segment
Odometer Reading
38,698
Drivetrain
RWD

Body

Body Style
Doors
Body Color
Black
Stripes
No

Interior

Interior Color
Red/Black
Center Console
No

Engine

Engine Type
Engine Size
409ci V8
Transmission Type
Automatic

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