1957 Chevrolet Nomad Fuelie
1957 Chevrolet Nomad Tri 5 Chevys have never been out of style since they were first introduced. With clean crisp lines, stylish trim, and superb color combinations they endeared themselves into the American Automotive psyche and have stayed there ever since. This particular one is no exception to the rule and very rare with only 6264 total Nomads made and a super rare fuel injection $550 option, (one site said only 109 FI nomads made) and it has over 25 other options! This older frame off restored to original Nomad has many rare options and is powered by a strong and smooth very rare Factory Fuel injected 283/250hp V8 code FJ with a correct cast iron Power Glide 2 speed automatic transmission with a 3.08 open rear end. The Tropical Turquoise paint treatment is smooth and shiny and the turquoise and silver interior is like new and it comes with fabulous stainless trim and chrome throughout. The brakes are power front and rear drum and it rides on 14 inch steel wheels with new correct 3 bar spinner hubcaps and wide white wall bias ply tires. The previous owner loved and cherished this car for many years, so if you are looking for that great driving and running 57 Chevy Nomad that has a lifetime of cruising pleasure left in it, this one would be a joy to own. Features are as follows; It is powered by the ultimate Chevy V8 of the day a smooth, detailed, fuel injected 283 V8. The Power Glide transmission shifts smooth and easy. The Power Steering and Power Brakes work effortlessly along with very rare power windows. There is a like new Tuned Dual Exhaust with a Mellow note. Great Original Sheet Metal and Solid Floors Finished in correct to original Mirror Gloss Tropical Turquoise code 811 The interior is the correct turquoise and silver cloth and vinyl. There are color keyed seat belts up front optional Am Wonder bar radio (non-working) and very rare optional Autronic eye (automatic headlight dimmer) and working optional drivers side spotlight. Other options; Dash mounted Compass, clock, Stop Light Viewer, floor mats, front fender antenna, tissue dispenser, nail guards, rocker moldings, gold rear license plate frame, electric wipers with glass washer jar, power seat, EZ eye tinted glass, front bumper guards, under hood light, 3rd note horn unit, day-nite inside mirror, courtesy lamps, parking brake signal, back up lights, and airflow heater. The engine bay is fully detailed Very nice Stainless Trim and Chrome adorn the car The wheels are correct painted steel with Tri- Bar Spinner Hubcaps Tires are wide whitewalls bias ply. The body panels, floor pans are as straight as they come and look to be all original to the car. The chrome and stainless are nearly all new with excellent chrome trim around the rear window and tailgate. The Headliner and interior stainless trim are great. This is probably the only one like it in the world.