Drunken Garage Burnout – Kyle’s 1955 Chevy

Drunken Garage Burnout – Kyle’s 1955 Chevy

Kyle’s “1955 Bel Air V8 charged Chevy” doing a burnout in his garage. Sayonara neighbors!! Not shown: the Tracy cops showing up, asking us quite politely to “stop revving the engine” He did not issue any citations, despite burnout tracks, copious empty beer bottles, and Kyle trying to sell his car to said police officer. Thank you Tracy cops for being... 

Black Primer on Kyle’s 1955 Chevy

Black Primer on Kyle’s 1955 Chevy

Kyle is making some serious headway on his 1955 Chevy!! Sporting a fresh coat of flat black primer and fully ready tilt front end, it’s starting to really look like a hot rod. Kyle built those fenderwell headers himself. Besides being broke, he said he didn’t like the way the commercially available ones looked. He wanted something a little more uniform and even looking side... 

Little more progress on Kyle’s 1955 Chevy

Little more progress on Kyle’s 1955 Chevy

Kyle collects more parts and gets more done on his ’55 Chevy project. It is a massive undertaking, but things are beginning to move a little faster. The tilt front end is mounted now and it is beginning to look like a car! Kyle has been doing bodywork to the quarter panel on this side of the Chevy. He’s already fixed a lot of damage on this car. Turlock Swapmeet parts…... 

Kyle’s 1955 Chevy

Kyle’s 1955 Chevy

Kyle bought his first house and moved on out to Tracy a month ago, and this weekend he brought his 1955 Chevy out and I was able to get a few decent pictures of this project. This thing was a really rough, hacked up old drag car, and Kyle has made some progress on the car. The fiberglass tilt front end. Kyle had to build a new pair of front frame horns, as one was missing and he needed... 

Kyle’s 1955 Chevy

Kyle’s 1955 Chevy

Kyle’s ’55 has been coming along at a steady pace. Living the life in the barn at his folk’s place out in San Leandro. Kyle welded in come patches to fix the giant radiused wheelwells. Don’t know what he has planned for a drivetrain yet. Keep the updates coming Kyle!!  Read More →