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Ad #13311 1955 Chevrolet Nomad – $129,000.00

Vehicle Specifics

Year:
1955
Mileage:
10,000
Transmission:
Manual
Engine:
8 Cylinder
Make/Model:
Chevrolet Nomad
Doors:
Two Door
Fuel Type:
Gasoline
Exterior Color:
Red
Drive Type:
2 wheel drive
Price:
$129,000.00

Vehicle Description

1955 Chevy Nomad

Drivetrain/Under Hood
• 1968 Corvette 327ci engine recently rebuilt into a 383ci stroker
• Offenhauser 3 X 2 intake, Rochester carburetors, triple air cleaner
• Street & Performance polished aluminum serpentine belt drive & polished aluminum oil pan
• Polished stainless battery box
• 1987 4 + 3 Corvette transmission – 4-speed with overdrive
• All body parts under the hood painted same red color as body

Chassis
• Stock frame with 1992 Corvette independent front and rear ends
• Four-wheel disk brakes
• Polished stainless mandrel-bent exhaust
• Borla polished stainless mufflers
• 30 gallon polished stainless gas tank
• Frame painted same red body color
• All Corvette aluminum chassis parts polished
• 1987 special order Corvette 18” wheels
• Tires: Goodyear P245/50R16
• Custom “Nomad” center caps on wheels
• Corvette spare tire vertical in right-rear quarter

Exterior
• Basically stock
• NOS parts: front fenders; grill; headlight buckets, bezels & lights; eye brows, fender spears & door spears; taillight buckets, bezels & lights
• New tailgate spears and center pull
• Corvette Flame Red paint
• Telescoping hidden/recessed antenna
• Mercury Sable wagon third light over back window
• Custom mirrors with custom pedestals
• Door and tailgate locks rekeyed


Interior
• Dash: Dakota Digital gauges; custom center dash housing AC controls & radio; Jaguar AC vents molded into dash
• Kenwood stereo with Kenwood 10-disk changer under front seat
• Alpine speakers in kick panels and in rear seat side panels
• Hidden amplifier
• 1965 Cadillac tilt/telescoping steering column
• Corvette steering wheel
• Corvette shifter
• Split front bench seat & rear seat covered in custom shades of gray cloth material
• Juliano’s 3-point seat belts
• Wilton wool carpet
• Wilton wool carpet floor mats
• Battery disconnect under dash
• Electric power windows
• Rear seat folds forward
• All interior stainless pieces chromed

Contributors
• Builder/painter - A Class Act Auto Restoration, Rindge, NH: Owner – Jack Woodcome (603-899-2066)
• Chassis builder – The Other Shop, Jamestown, IN: Owner – Lee “Ozzie” Osborne
• Upholsterer – One Off Tech: Owner – Steve Pierce

This Nomad has won awards at every event in which it has been entered. It is a one-of-a-kind custom Nomad.

Mac Reid C:978-394-7021

Price: $129,000

1955 Chevrolet Nomad AWARDS

• World of Wheels – Bayside Exposition Center, Boston, MA: “Custom Wagon” – 1st Place (X 2); “Outstanding Paint”; “Outstanding Interior”; “Outstanding in Class”
• Goodguys, Rhinebeck, NY: “Dupont’s Choice” [best paint]
• Hot 50’s Flashback Weekend: “Fifties Flashback Classic”; “Top 20”
• Bow Tie Classics – Annual International Convention – Syracuse, NY: 1st Place in Class; “Best Modified Paint Driven”
• Chevrolet Nomad Association Annual Conventions: Columbus, OH – “1st Place Modified 1955”; Tamiment, PA – “3rd Place Custom”
• Northeast Regional CT Classic Chevy (Classic Chevy International Convention), Connecticut: “1st 1955 Custom Junior”; “Best Interior Modified Driven”
o Rod & Custom Dust Off, Rhinebeck, NY – “Great Custom”; “Classy Classic”; “Tri Five Award”; “Winners Circle” (4 times)
• Fall Foliage Meet/ Custom Car Classic – Littleton, NH: Class Winner (X 2); “People’s Choice”
• “Cruzin’ New England”: Annual All Wheels Nationals – Cape Cod, MA – “Class Winner”; Elite Dream Machine invitee – Mohegan Sun, CT
• Classic Auto-Truck-Motorcycle Show – NH International Speedway: 2nd in Class
• Super Chevy Shows – New England Dragway: “Class Runner Up” (X 3)
• Aquafest – Laconia, NH: “Best Paint”
• Big Block’s Annual Spring Classic – “Champion”
• Cover article in “Bow Tie Times” and “Nomad Post”

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