RM Sotheby's - 1955 Chevrolet Bel Air Nomad | Hershey 2017
Without a doubt one of the icons of ’50s collectibles, the Tri-Five Chevys (1955–1957) offered something for everyone; two- and four-door sedans, hardtops and wagons, as well as a snazzy convertible. Even a stylish and sporty four-door wagon called the Nomad. From the entry-level 150 to the mid-pack 210 to the top-of-the line Bel Air, Chevrolet had all of the bases covered.
1956 Chevrolet Nomad Station Wagon | S132 | Kansas City 2010 | Mecum Auctions
Auction Lot S132, Kansas City, MO 2010. Found in Georgia and in need of complete restoration. Frame-off rotisserie restoration. All floor boards and floors were replaced. Frame was sand blasted. Every nut, bolt and bushing was either sand blasted, painted, polished or replaced. Over 2,000 hours worth of work and over $46,000 of parts put on this car. New power steering unit. New power disc brakes. 4.8 liter powertrain with automatic overdrive transmission from Nordstrom's Factory…
1955 Chevrolet Bel Air Nomad Wagon
This beautifully restored example is finished in Sea Mist Green over Neptune Green with a beige and green interior. It is equipped with its correct 265 V8 engine and it accompanied by its original manuals, brochures, spare parts shop manual and service records.
1956 Chevrolet Nomad | S27 | Dallas 2015 | Mecum Auctions
Auction Lot S27, Dallas, TX 2015. Frame-off restoration to like original specifications. Correct paint colors. Factory interior trim colors. 2-speed Powerglide transmission. Original 265 CI V-8 engine. Whitewall tires. Correct Whitewall spare tire and jack. Loaded with factory options
Chevrolet had a very successful year in 1957, managing to outsell its archrival Ford with a highly developed model line that remains, in the eyes of many observers, among the most appealing postwar automobiles. More than visually beautiful, the 1957 Chevrolets also offered a wide and growing variety of powerful engine choices and a long list of optional features and amenities, topped by the very desirable Bel Air series. Perhaps the most memorable Bel Air model was the unique Nomad two-door…