From the Archive: 1955 Chevy Nomad | 2013 Barrett-Jackson Auction in Palm Beach

That’s a ’55 Chevy Nomad that was at the 2013 Barrett-Jackson Auction in Palm Beach. The Chevy Nomad is a station wagon that was initially made between 1955 and 1961. This is from the first generation, which was made between 1955 and 1957. This one was modified with a 5.7 liter V8 that produces 330 horsepower. The transmission of this one is a 4-speed automatic. This Nomad sold for $68,200.

From the Archive: 1958 DeSoto Firedome | 2013 Barrett-Jackson Auction in Palm Beach

This is a ’58 DeSoto Firedome that was at the 2013 Barrett-Jackson Auction in Palm Beach. The DeSoto Firedome is a luxury car that was made between 1952 and 1959. This is from the third generation (Midline series), which was made between 1957 and 1959. The engine is a 5.9 liter V8 that produces 295 horsepower and 390 pound-feet of torque. The transmission of this one is a 3-speed Torqueflite automatic. This car does 0-60 mph in 8.6 seconds and has a top speed of 121 mph. This DeSoto was auctioned off for $46,200.

From the Archive: 1957 Ford Thunderbird | 2013 Barrett-Jackson Auction in Palm Beach

This is a ’57 Thunderbird that was at the 2013 Barrett-Jackson Auction in Palm Beach. The Ford Thunderbird is a luxury car that was originally made between September of 1954 and December of 1997 (model years between 1955 and 1997). This is from the first generation, which was made between September of 1954 and November of 1957 (model years between 1955 and 1957). The engine of this one is a 5.1 liter Y-Block V8 that produces 245 horsepower and 332 pound-feet of torque. The transmission of this one is a 3-speed Ford-O-Matic automatic. This car does 0-60 mph in 9 seconds and has a top speed of 121 mph. This Thunderbird was auctioned off for $68,200.

From the Archive: 1958 Packard Hawk | 2013 Daytona Spring Show

Here’s a ’58 Packard Hawk that was at the 2013 Daytona Spring Show. The Packard Hawk is a luxury car that was made in 1958, which was the final year for Packard production. The engine is a 4.7 supercharged V8 that produces 275 horsepower and 333 pound-feet of torque. The transmission is a 3-speed Flightomatic automatic. This car does 0-60 mph in 12 seconds and has a top speed of 125 mph. This car weighs 3,470 since the chassis is made of steel, and the front end is made of fiberglass. Only 588 of the Packard Hawk were made.

1957 Chevy Bel Air | 2020 Shops at Wiregrass Car & Truck Show

This is a ’57 Chevy Bel Air that was at the 2020 Shops at Wiregrass Car & Truck Show. The Chevy Bel Air is a luxury car that was made between 1949 and 1980 (model years between 1950 and 1981). This is from the second generation, which was made between 1954 and 1957 (model years between 1955 and 1957). The engine of this one is a 4.6 liter V8 that produces 220 horsepower and 300 pound-feet of torque. The transmission of this one is a 2-speed Powerglide automatic. This car does 0-60 mph in 8.1 seconds and has a top speed of 110 mph.

1957 Ford Thunderbird | 2020 Shops at Wiregrass Car & Truck Show

This is a ’57 Thunderbird that was at the 2020 Shops at Wiregrass Car & Truck Show. It’s from the first generation, which was made between 1955 and 1957. The engine of this one is a 5.1 liter Y-Block V8 that produces 245 horsepower and 332 pound-feet of torque. The transmission of this one is a 3-speed Ford-O-Matic automatic. This car does 0-60 mph in 9 seconds and has a top speed of 121 mph.

1957 Chevy Bel Air | 2019 Daytona Turkey Rod Run

This is a ’57 Chevy Bel Air that was at the 2019 Daytona Turkey Rod Run. The Chevy Bel Air is a full size luxury car that was made between 1949 and 1980 (model years between 1950 and 1981). This is from the second generation, which was made between 1954 and 1957 (model years between 1955 and 1957). The engine of this one is a 4.3 liter Small Block V8 that produces 162 horsepower and 257 pound-feet of torque. The transmission of this one is a 3-speed manual. This car does 0-60 mph in 10.8 seconds and has a top speed of 101 mph.

1957 Chevy Nomad | 2019 Daytona Turkey Rod Run

This is the ’57 Chevy Nomad that’s owned by Cruise News Magazine, and it was at the 2019 Daytona Turkey Rod Run. The Chevy Nomad is a station wagon that was originally in production between 1955 and 1961. This is from the first generation, which was made between 1955 and 1957. The engine of this one is a 5.7 liter LS1 V8 that produces 350 horsepower and 375 pound-feet of torque. The transmission is a 4-speed 700R4 automatic.

1955 Buick Super Riviera | Streetside Classics Tampa (July 2019)

Here’s a ’55 Buick Super Riviera that was at Streetside Classics Tampa in July of 2019. The Buick Super is a luxury car that was made between 1939 and 1958. This is from the fourth generation, which was made between 1954 and 1956. The engine is a 5.3 liter Nailhead V8 that produces 255 horsepower and 341 pound-feet of torque. The transmission of this one is a 2-speed automatic. This car does 0-60 in 11.2 seconds and has a top speed of 114 mph.