1956 CHEVROLET BEL AIR CUSTOM 2 DOOR HARDTOP - 96101 Sold* at Scottsdale 2011 - Lot #1256.1 1956 CHEVROLET BEL AIR CUSTOM 2 DOOR HARDTOP https://cdn.barrett-jackson.com/staging/carlist/items/Fullsize/Cars/96101/96101_Front_3-4_Web.jpg
Lot #1256.1

1956 CHEVROLET BEL AIR CUSTOM 2 DOOR HARDTOP

Auction Scottsdale 2011
Reserve NO RESERVE
Status Sold
Price
Lot 1256.1
Year 1956
Make CHEVROLET
Model BEL AIR
Style CUSTOM 2 DOOR HARDTOP
*Includes Buyer Commission
Details
VIN VC56S072754
Exterior Color ROOT BEER/WHITE PEARL
Interior Color TAN LEATHER
Cylinders 8
Engine Size LS6
Transmission 4-SPEED AUTOMATIC
Description

Lot #1256.1 - One of the most intricate detailed custom classic Tri-5 Chevrolets in the world. This classic 1956 Bel Air was designed, meticulously restored and customized by Kindig-it Design of Salt Lake City, Utah. It has many outstanding custom design features throughout the entire car. From the highly detailed Art Morrison frame, to the new complete custom designed one-off dashboard. There are many other world class unique features, starting with the gorgeous fabricated underhood metal panels, firewall and chrome work designs surrounding the entire engine compartment. Then on to the custom designed front and rear narrowed and inset bumpers, showing a fantastic sleek look. Take a close look at the custom center grille insert conforming to the original upper hood bar. Next, on to the beautiful inset flush chrome push entry door handles and the custom side rear lower quarter exhaust ports, to the custom upper side rain gutter-less roof lines, all showing beautiful extra custom attention. All of these features are top world class craftsmanship and design. Also, all chrome work, glass work and bright work show the very best in top restoration quality. LS6 405hp Corvette V8, 4L60-E 4-speed automatic, 9" Ford rear end with Strange axles, one-off Boyd Coddington wheels 17x8" front and 18x9" rears. Air conditioning, power windows, power brakes, power steering, power trunk release, tilt wheel, stereo system with navigation. Has won several Goodguys' awards. From the gorgeous exterior one-off Extreme Root Beer Metallic and India Ivory Pearl two-tone paint, to the fine craftsmanship leather interior stitching, this is one of the highest quality restorations of a Tri-5 classic.
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