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1957 Chevrolet Bel Air 4-door Sport Sedan

Lot Number 364

1957 Chevrolet Bel Air 4-door Sport Sedan

Next to the inevitable Mustang, the '57 Bel Air is the most sought-after US classic car in the world.

  • Sold for: £19,092

Bid online during our live auction or at The Saleroom.

LIVE AUCTION: Saturday 26th June | 12.00am BST
  • BODY COLOUR
    Tropical Turquoise
  • DRIVE
    LHD
  • Registration Number
    REG NUMBER
    VSU 548
  • ODOMETER READING
    51299 Miles

SUMMARY

Next to the inevitable Mustang, the '57 Bel Air is the most sought-after US classic car in the world.

DESCRIPTION

  • New for '56/7 was the Bel Air, 4-door, 'Sport Sedan', a pillarless hardtop that looked great with all the windows rolled down
  • This LHD example was imported into the UK in 1989 and first registered on 15/11/1989
  • With our vendor for over 10 years and carefully maintained and upgraded
  • Finished in Tropical Turquoise and India Ivory, a colour scheme that's edging on the iconic
  • Fabulous matching interior with recently re-covered seats, door panels, roof lining
  • Modern seat belts with three-point harnesses in the rear
  • Powered by a small-block, 4.3-litre V8 topped with a chrome Edelbrock filter
  • A Turquoise 'Fifty-Seven' in this condition would be welcome anywhere from "Happy Days" parties to Society Weddings. Knocking on the door of 'Super Cool'

SPECIFICATION

Lot Number
364
Make
CHEVROLET
Model
BEL AIR
Registration Number
VSU 548
Chassis Number
71039652071
Engine Number
71039652071
Transmission
Automatic
Body Colour
Tropical Turquoise

CONSIGNOR

Consignor

For further information regarding this lot please contact Richard.

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CCA VENDOR CONDITION REPORT

OVERALL:

85 / 135

Exterior


Bodywork:

Glass:

Paint:

Chrome:

Trim:

Remarks

Good

Interior


Door-Cards:

Carpets:

Seating:

Headlining:

Dashboard:

Boot:

Remarks

3 Stars

Engine


Components:

Appearance:

Starting:

Running:

Remarks

Reliable. Starts and runs well

Transmission


Gears:

Clutch:

Drive-Shaft:

Remarks

Small transmission fluid leak

Running Gear


Axles:

Chassis:

Suspension:

Bearings:

Brakes:

Wheels & Tyres:

Remarks

Just had front end rebuild kit on it, needs tracking setting

Electrics


Minor:

Major:

Remarks

Radio and clock not working

Vehicle History


About the CCA Vendor Condition Report


A lot's condition report is compiled based on information provided to CCA by the vendor of the lot. CCA has no access to lots prior to a sale but does review their condition on the day of the sale. CCA strongly recommends viewing a lot prior to a sale as it cannot guarantee the accuracy of the information provided. CCA will not entertain any disputes over vendor condition reports.

Poor Numerous faults / Extensive damage / Many missing parts / Project or donor car

Fair Basic condition / Requires attention mechanically & cosmetically / Some damage / Some missing parts

Good Everyday useable classic car / Driven & enjoyed / Commensurate with age & mileage / Drives and looks as it should / Some vehicle history

Very good Almost pristine / Mechanically & cosmetically sound / Driven only occasionally / Extensive vehicle history

Excellent Pristine / Original / Documented nut & bolt ground-up restoration / Stored professionally / Trailered only / Complete vehicle history

CONSIGNOR

Consignor

For further information regarding this lot please contact Richard.

CONTACT

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