Classic SB V-8

1956 Bel-Air Nomad 256 ci V-8

Here's a good look at that 265 cubic inch V-8. The single barrel carb indicates that this was not one of the Power-Pak models.

1956 Nomad, transmission

Here's a look underneath at the Powerglide automatic. Notice the coil springs and A-arms. This chassis was state-of-the-art for factory passenger cars in 1956.

1956 Nomad, rearend

Rearend. One of the features of the 1955 chassis was longer rear leaf-springs to smooth out the ride.

1956 Nomad, engine and radiator 1956 Nomad, gas tank

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(Note: "Vineyard Ave." has been changed to "Auto Park Way." Our address has changed, but not our physical location.)

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