No corners were cut on the frame off restoration of this 55 Chevy, which was completed about 4 years ago. The attention to detail is nearly flawless and resulted in an eye-catching sedan delivery. The car is powered by a rebuilt 350 30 over 355 hp motor and a rebuilt 700r4 transmission with new torque converter.
If this Dodge could talk it would have a story to tell about the bullet holes on the driver door and hood! The 5-window 2-door coupe has the patina acquired during its long life which has been sealed with clear coat. The motor, tranny, rear-end, gauges and switches were taken out of a 1957 Chrysler.
The restoration on this street rod was recently completed and the results are stunning. The exterior was finished with show quality BMW blue and silver paint. The fiberglass body that has suicide doors is from Atlanta Rods. The 302 engine has 423 hp.
This car is primed and ready for you to complete. It has a new 283 motor and carburetor, a rebuilt 350 turbo tranny with 1500 stall shift kit and a rebuilt rear-end with 3:73 gears. The motor has 5000 miles on it since the rebuild.
This all original, stock Electra is in good condition. 1970 the final year for the convertible in the Electra 225 series. In this year, Electras grew by an inch so Buick compensated for the additional mass by upgrading the engine to a massive 455-cid V-8 with 370 hp.