1955 CHEVROLET NOMAD CUSTOM WAGON - 115948Sold* at Scottsdale 2012 - Lot #1251.1 1955 CHEVROLET NOMAD CUSTOM WAGON//cdn.barrett-jackson.com/staging/carlist/items/Fullsize/Cars/115948/115948_Front_3-4_Web.jpg
1955 CHEVROLET NOMAD CUSTOM WAGON
*Includes Buyer Commission
MOROCCAN RED MICA
Lot #1251.1 - This car features a modified body with custom front and rear bumpers, a one-piece lift-up rear tailgate, a steel Cowl Induction hood and a 3" tubbed rear end. It also features a Jim Meyers chassis, 4-wheel discs brakes by Baer, custom made stainless steel exhaust system, custom complete leather interior with built-in air conditioning in the dash and other custom detailed modifications to the dash. The 502cid Ram Jet engine is show detailed with a serpentine system and cooled by a custom designed radiator system featuring oil and transmission coolers. The transmission is a modified 480E by Jet. It has an aluminum Currie rear end housing with an aluminum Strange Engineering 9" Ford third member. The paint is PPG Moroccan Red Mica and is custom painted. It rolls on 17" Halibrand Sprint II wheels with Nitto extreme performance tires. The car has been featured in multiple automotive magazines with photo spreads and stories. The detailed design and construction of both the chassis and body has delivered hundreds of custom features giving the car uniqueness with reliability and provides driving enjoyment.
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