1956 Chevy Resto-Mod Show Car
Fresh new build ZERO miles.
Car was to be in last Barret Jackson but we missed the cut off.
rarely had a car on consignment that we rated a paint job a 10. But, this car is it. A perfect 10. The paint and body on this
car is absolutely gorgeous show quality.
150 with 210 Bel Air trim
Frame off restoration.
Frame has been painted
with Por 15
new bushings and mounts
Engine mounts have been moved back and side mounts installed
suspension is new, lowered rear leaf springs
Front lowered coils
Front Power Disc Brake conversion with lowered spindles
All news brakes
lines with proportioning valve
Mini power brake reservoir and new dual chamber master cylinder
bolt posi with 373 gears
all new with
C clip eliminators for the axles
Boyd Coddington Smoothie II's
20 x 8 1/2 -
18 x 8 - front
Rear bumpers were welded up and shaved , smoothed then re-chromed
for the blade look.
Grille, headlight rings, hood bar, turn signal buckets, all new.
the stainless on the car was straightened and re-polished or replaced.
Prior to restoration
there were the usual minor rust areas. All spots were completely removed, cut out, and professionally replaced, better then
original. Some nice patch paneling was installed and ground down smooth before body work was even started. There are hundreds
of hours in the body and paint on this car.
The fire wall was notched back and molded smooth to follow valve
cover contour, must see it to appreciate it.
All the inner glass moldings were chromed.
center is all billet with dolphin gauges.
I-did-it tilt steering column was installed with leather wrapped
The interior of this car is truly stunning, leather based in grey with suede panels with a complete
suede headliner. The trunk is all matching, along with custom hide-away door to access battery.
shifter is a plat formed B&M Quick Silver wrapped to match the interior.
Gas and brake pedals
are Lokar Billet with black rubber inserts.
Wiring was replaced with a complete Painless wiring kit
the glass in the car was replaced with brand new tinted grey glass, which really sets off the chrome and paint.
is a mild street set up 355 small block with a nice hydraulic cam with roller rockers. Rated at 400HP.
Edelbrock Street Avenger
Billet valve covers
and matching air cleaner.
Power steering set up, mini pump race car style, with all braided
Thermo coated headers with Borla mufflers that dump out the side of the car. Its sounds amazing!
system is the Be Cool twin electric fan assembly with thermostatically controlled fan switch,
polished top with billet recovery tank.
Transmission is a turbo 350
with shift kit and 2200 stall converter.
The builder designed this car with the following intentions:
Fast enough to earn respect
Custom Resto-Mod Appearance
This car is turn key ready to go.
Drive it, and Show it.
Here is a link to 177 pictures and 22 videos. Mostly due to lighting,
the pictures do not show the true beauty and color of the car, but the videos do a great job!