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AutoHunter Spotlight: 1957 Chevrolet Bel Air


Featured on AutoHunter, the online auction platform driven by, is this 1957 Chevrolet Bel Air.

This 1957 Chevrolet Bel Air two-door hardtop receives power from a 283ci V8 paired with a Powerglide two-speed automatic transmission. This restored tri-five Chevrolet is optioned with power steering, a Vintage Air climate control system, a Continental kit, rear fender skirts, and an AM/FM/cassette stereo. Finished in Surf Green with a two-tone blue vinyl and black cloth interior, this 1957 Chevrolet Bel Air comes from the selling dealer with a clear title.

The Surf Green exterior is complemented by a white roof. Equipment includes chrome bumpers, anodized Bel Air side and hood trim, electric windshield wipers, rocker moldings, color-matched rear wheel skirts, and Continental kit.

Steel 15-inch wheels wear spinner hub caps and are wrapped in wide whitewall tires all the way around.

The interior is upholstered in blue vinyl with black inserts for both the front and rear bench seats. Amenities include Vintage Air climate controls, an AM/FM/cassette stereo, vent windows, and a body-colored dash finish.

Instrumentation includes a 120-mph speedometer and gauges for the fuel level and coolant temperature. The odometer reads 61,492 miles in the photos, but true mileage on this vehicle is unknown per the selling dealer.

Torque for this tri-five is provided by a 283ci V8 engine paired with a column-shifted Powerglide two-speed automatic transmission.

Suspension underpinnings come from an independent front end combined with a solid rear-drive axle. Braking is provided by manual four-wheel drums.

The auction for this 1957 Chevrolet Bel Air ends on Tuesday, April 25, 2023, at 3:00 p.m. (PDT)

Visit the AutoHunter listing for more information and photo gallery

Tyson Hugie
Tyson Hugie
Tyson Hugie is a Phoenix-based automotive enthusiast who has been writing for The Journal since 2016. His favorite automotive niche is 1980s and 1990s Japanese cars, and he is a self-diagnosed “Acura addict” since he owns a collection of Honda and Acura cars from that era. Tyson can usually be found on weekends tinkering on restoration projects, attending car shows, or enjoying the open road. He publishes videos each week to his YouTube channel and is also a contributing author to Arizona Driver Magazine,, NSX Driver Magazine, and other automotive publications. His pride and joy is a 1994 Acura Legend LS coupe with nearly 600,000 miles on the odometer, but he loves anything on four wheels and would someday like to own a 1950 Buick Special like his late grandfather’s.


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