1955 Chevy Bel Air - The Blue Lagoon

33 Years Of Memories In A '55 Shoebox

Andrew Schear Jul 1, 2004 0 Comment(s)

TECH SPECS

Owner
Warren and Linda Langness

Vehicle
'55 Belair Convertible

Engine
GM Goodwrench crate motor 350-SB, Edelbrock Performer intake manifold, Edelbrock 600-cfm carburetor, MSD ignition, K&N filtration, Extreme Heat headers, Flowmaster 2.5-inch exhaust, March serpentine belt system, Vintage A/C, assembly and installation by Hartrods, Ventura, CA (805/658-1227)

Transmission
GM 700-R4, 2,200-rpm stall, assembled by Hartrods

Suspension
OE design
(F) McGaughys dropped spindles, Monroe shocks, GM 11-inch disc brakes
(R) 9-inch rear housing, 3.73:1, OE parallel leaf springs, Monroe shocks, 2x11-inch drum brakes

Wheels
Boze Stinger Billet
(F) 17x7 inches
(R) 17x8 inches

Tires
BF Goodrich g-Force
(F) 235/45/17
(R) 255/50/17

Interior
Crown Victoria front seats, gray leather seating surfaces, custom carpet kit, white vinyl top, Dolphin instrumentation, Colorado Custom steering wheel, Flaming River column, power windows, fabricated dash panel, Secret Sound stereo head unit, interior by Jesse's Upholstery, Saticoy, CA (805/647-4580), stereo installation by Hartrods

Exterior
PPG custom Lagoon Blue and India Ivory two-stage, paint and body by T&S Auto Refinishing, Ventura, CA (805/650-3243

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