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1957 restomod nomad
Restomodded Nomad
Long story, divorce, car went to son (5yrs old) I had to store it for him. He drove it a little in high school, pulled the motor and never got back to it. A 45 yrs old he still had not found time for it. I took the car back. (by the way I am sure he was conceived in that front seat). I took it...
Newly acquired 1956 Belair.
57 Chevy One Piece bumper. Found wrapped in original manufacturer burlap bag!! Never installed!
Australian built, imported from Canada in pieces.
Four link, Narrowed 9 inch 53”
Custom paint & interior, total drive train replacement
Rebuilt tight 350 out of a 79 camaro. 700r4 trans. Discs up front but master cylinders gotta go. New shocks and springs. Mint interior. Original color repainted 2 years ago. Power steering,Tilt wheel and cruise. Ac is all this daily driver needs and that will be in the spring.
My design, my build to be the way I thought and Factory ElCamino might look if one had been made in 1956.
1957 Red Belair 2 door Sort Coupe
358 sbc 4 speed saginaw 1969 camaro posi rear with 3.42 gears 4.5 inch lifted spindles 2 inch taller leaf springs put under the frame Rear --- 295-50 on a 10 inch rim Front --- 245-60 on an 8 inch rim
Stock, no mods. In the family since 1957. Grandad willed it to me in 1978. Drove and fixed it up in high school, then sat since 1987. Working with my son to get it back on the road. Good thing I have been tinkering with old jeeps all those years - pu