Over on AutoHunter, the premier on-line public sale web site pushed by ClassicCars.com, you’ll discover this 1957 Chevy 3100 pickup up for public sale. The vendor acquired the truck in 2010 after which accomplished a complete beauty and mechanical restoration.
You may acknowledge this truck from when it was listed again in December 2020. It’s been re-listed as a result of a non-paying bidder, via no fault of the truck or the vendor.
The Aztec Bronze 3100 truck acquired a whole body-off-frame restoration that was completed in 2018. Through the restoration, the gas tank was relocated to beneath the oak mattress that was additionally absolutely restored utilizing stainless-steel bolts and trim. Louvers had been stamped into the hood and polished exhaust ideas had been positioned earlier than the rear wheels.
Each entrance and rear bumpers retain their unique chrome plating from 1957 and is in good situation, in keeping with the vendor.
The inside is fitted with twin bucket seats sourced from a 2010 GMC Yukon and upholstered in ivory Italian leather-based with bronze stitching and customized headrest embroidery. The lean column and steering wheel had been sourced from a Corvette.
Different additions to the inside embody a contemporary stereo and a Classic Air system for heating and air-con.
Powering the automotive is the 400cid V8 engine sourced from a 1972 Chevrolet that’s manufacturing unit rated at 300 horsepower. Efficiency upgrades embody an HEI ignition, ceramic-coated mid-length headers, a light cam and an Edelbrock Performer consumption with 1906 carb.
A 700R4 4-speed automated transmission with a floor-mounted Lokar shifter transfers energy to the 10-bolt rear and is supplied with a 3.73 positraction differential.
The odometer reads 6,000 miles, that are the miles because the completion of the restoration.
The public sale ends February 18th at 12:00 p.m. MST.
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