1957 Chevy Belaire Wagon on 2040cars
/ Light Brown/Beige
Terrell, Texas, United States
For Sale By:Private Seller
Number of Cylinders: 8
Model: Bel Air/150/210
Options: Heated Seats, Leather Seats
Drive Type: RWD
Exterior Color: Navajo
Disability Equipped: No
Interior Color: Light Brown/Beige
Warranty: Vehicle does NOT have an existing warranty
Condition: UsedA vehicle is considered used if it has been registered and issued a title. Used vehicles have had at least one previous owner. The condition of the exterior, interior and engine can vary depending on the vehicle's history. See the seller's listing for full details and description of any imperfections.Seller Notes:"Newly restored inside/out"
This 1957 Wagon has been completely restored inside/ out. It is garage kept and never exposed to the elements.
-350 LT1 engine with a 4160 automatic transmission
-373 rear gears
Mileage since restored: 1,745
*Seller will help with shipping depending on your location.
Can email additional pictures if needed.
Please call Don- (214) 507-7123 for any questions
Chevrolet Bel Air/150/210 for Sale
Auto Services in Texas
Auto Repair & Service, Auto Engine Rebuilding, Automobile Electric Service
Address: 405 Ann Ave, Hutchins
Phone: (214) 821-0692
Automobile Parts & Supplies, Windshield Repair, Automobile Accessories
Address: 3510 Guadalupe St., Bee-Cave
Phone: (512) 836-7712
Auto Repair & Service, Brake Repair
Address: 5202 Bingle Rd, Cypress
Phone: (713) 682-8211
Auto Repair & Service, Emissions Inspection Stations, Inspection Service
Address: 831 9th Ave N, Arcadia
Phone: (409) 941-0519
Auto Repair & Service
Address: 5131 Glenmont Dr, Winchester
Phone: (713) 668-3639
Auto Repair & Service, Tire Dealers, Wheels-Aligning & Balancing
Address: 8415 McCullough Ave, Hill-Country-Village
Phone: (210) 344-9291
Fri, 22 Feb 2013 15:44:00 EST
The U.S. News Best Cars for the Money Awards picks winners by looking at the average transaction price, five-year total cost of ownership, the regard a car has from the automotive press, reliability figures from J.D. Power and Associates and safety data from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration and the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety. The result, according to the magazine, is "the best combination of critical acclaim and long-term value."
Mon, 01 Apr 2013 13:27:00 EST
Ford nabbed six of the 21 categories that received awards this year, the Focus, Fusion, Fusion Hybrid, Taurus, Escape and Edge getting trophies. Toyota and its Lexus and Scion sub-brands took another five, the Tacoma and Tundra owning the two categories given to pickup trucks. The other ten awards were split between Honda with three, Buick with two, and one each for Subaru, BMW, Hyundai, Chevrolet and Mazda.
Follow the link to see all the winners and read about why they were chosen.
Chevrolet has thrown down the next hand in the pickup truck poker wars and revealed at least a couple of potential aces - depending on which numbers matter most to you. The 2014 2014 Silverado 1500 with its 5.3-liter EcoTec3 V8 gets 335 horsepower and 383 pound-feet of torque, is mated to a six-speed automatic, can tow 11,500 pounds with the optional Max Trailer Package and costs the same as the outgoing Silverado, $24,585 (*including $995 destination fee). Chevy says the Silverado also stands atop the fuel economy charts when comparing any competitor with a V8 engine - and some competitors with V6 engines. The two-wheel drive model returns 16 miles per gallon city, 23 mpg highway, 19 mpg combined in two-wheel drive guise and 16 mpg city, 22 mpg highway and 18 mpg combined as a four-wheel drive.
Sun, 17 Feb 2013 13:03:00 EST
For context around those numbers, the most fuel efficient V8-powered 2013 Ford F-150 pickups lose about two mpg in every metric compared to the Silverado, the 3.5-liter V6 EcoBoost returning 16 city, 18 highway and 22 combined in two-wheel drive. However, that EcoBoost does have 365 hp and 420 lb-ft of torque. You can get a Ram 1500 with a 3.6-liter V6 that gets 25 mpg highway, but it has 305 hp and 269 lb-ft of torque. The 2013 Ram with the 5.7-liter Hemi V8 and its 395 hp and 407 lb-ft drops one mpg in every category to the Silverado. Its tow rating is 200 pounds beyond its nearest competitor, the F-150 with the Max Trailer Tow Package.
Elsewhere, the new Silverado gets a quieter cab with a redesigned interior, a new bed with improved load-management possibilities, disc brakes all around, tweaked steering and suspension, along with free standard scheduled maintenance for two years or 24,000 miles.
It seems to be commonplace that when a new Corvette is in development, rumors swirl about a possible mid-engine layout. As is the case of Chevy's most recent C7 Corvette, these rumors never pan out.
In any case, the idea for a 'Vette with an engine mounted behind the driver can probably all be traced back to a single car, the 1964 XP-819 prototype. Built as an "engineering exercise" back in 1964, the prototype was designed with a rear-mounted engine. History tells us that the idea of a rear-engine Corvette fizzled, and the XP-819 was eventually cut up into pieces and stored at a shop in Daytona Beach, FL.
After sitting for untold years, a restoration project started on the car, and while it isn't yet fully completed, the current owner of the car, Mid America Motorworks, will have the car on display at the 2013 Amelia Island Concours d'Elegance as a "driveable chassis" with hopes of having a fully completed car ready to bring to next year's show.