A 1956 Chevy Bel Air restoration worth the wait

A finished product worth the long wait. I purchased the car in July of 1990 from a gentleman in Cooperstown, NY. He purchased it from his brother-inlaw’s estate. His brother-in-law had no use for the car, as he wasn’t a collector. When he saw my 1956 Black Chevy Convertible Belair in Chevy Classics magazine, he […]

Become an online Classic Chevy advocate!

Become an online Classic Chevy advocate! Here is something you can do from the comfort of home. Work part time and become a Classic Chevy online advocate! Help other customers shop for parts at ClassicChevy.com. Earn cash, accessories and parts for your Tri-5 Chevy! We’re looking for knowledgeable people, people who know Classic Chevys inside […]

Tri-5s At The Atlanta Motorama!

April 18-19, 2015 Well, the 2nd annual Atlanta Motorama has come and gone. There were plenty of awesome cars for all to see, unfortunately the weather didn’t cooperate. On and off again rain showers most of the day Saturday (April 18th), and a full-on downpour on Sunday really put a damper on things. We managed […]

This ’55 Needs Your Vote!

By Chris and Judy Rowe Our ’55 Chevy is wearing many parts we bought from Eckler’s over the past 6+ years and we are pushing hard to take over the #1 spot for the Goodguys Homebuilt National Champion award.  We need votes!!!! We can’t let a 1941 Willys win over a 55 Chevy! We are in […]

Eckler’s New Distribution Center Completed

Eckler’s State-of-the-Art Warehouse/Distribution Center Completed Eckler’s celebrates its $9.5M facility expansion with a grand opening ceremony. City leaders, company executives and many others attended the opening of the automotive leader’s distribution center and warehouse. Titusville, FL December 17, 2014 Eckler Industries, Inc., the nation’s largest provider of restoration parts and accessories for classic and enthusiast […]

Canned Air Tip

Dust Buster (or a generic “canned air” product) is commonly used to clean computer keyboards. Basically, it is cold, compressed air in a can. It works great for blasting unwanted debris from your car’s nooks and crannies. We’ve used it to blast dust from interior vents and to remove dried, crusty wax residue on the […]

Project ’55 Bel Air: July 2014 Update

(continued from Project Car: ’55 Bel Air, 2 Door Hardtop) Project ’55 Bel Air: April 2014 Update Project ’55 Bel Air: May 2014 Update Project ’55 Bel Air: June 2014 Update When it comes to making a decision on what rear end to use in your Tri-5, there really is no substitute for the Ford […]

Project ’55 Bel Air: June 2014 Update

(continued from Project Car: ’55 Bel Air, 2 Door Hardtop) Project ’55 Bel Air: April 2014 Update Project ’55 Bel Air: May 2014 Update Project ’55 Bel Air: July 2014 Update Now that the body is off the frame, it’s time to strip the frame and get ready for the new suspension! Be sure to […]

Monte Carlo Masterpiece

OK, we realize this story is about a Monte Carlo. Nonetheless, we thought you’d enjoy this story, because not only is it a Chevrolet, it’s one heck of a ride. By FUEL, Issue #3, Chevrolet Performance Arrival of warm weather means one thing: getting ready for cruise nights and show season. Over at Chevrolet Performance, […]

Project ’55 Bel Air: May 2014 Update

(continued from Project Car: ’55 Bel Air, 2 Door Hardtop) Project ’55 Bel Air: April 2014 Update Project ’55 Bel Air: June 2014 Update Project ’55 Bel Air: July 2014 Update I’m using POR-15 products here. POR-15 is a system that thoroughly cleans, preps, and finishes your steel floor pans. You can find all the […]