1957 Chevrolet Bel Air 2 Door Hard Top Completely Restored Resto-mod 57 Chevy on 2040-cars
Dusk Pearl Inca Ivory top
Black / gray
Spring City, Tennessee, United States
Transmission:Automatic 700R4 TH overdrive
Engine:383 cui tuned port injection stroker small block
For Sale By:Private Seller
Number of Cylinders: 8
Model: Bel Air/150/210
Trim: Bel Air
Warranty: Vehicle does NOT have an existing warranty
Drive Type: 700R4 Automatic Rear Wheel drive
Options: Cassette Player, CD Player
Power Options: Air Conditioning
Sub Model: Bel Air
Exterior Color: Dusk Pearl Inca Ivory top
Interior Color: Black / gray
Condition: Used: A vehicle is considered used if it has been registered and issued a title. Used vehicles have had at least one previous owner. The condition of the exterior, interior and engine can vary depending on the vehicle's history. See the seller's listing for full details and description of any imperfections. ...
Chevrolet Bel Air/150/210 for Sale
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What's in a name? This cliched phrase probably gets tossed out at every marketing meeting that happens when a new car gets its nomenclature. We know the answer, though: everything. The name of a car has all the potential to make or break it with fickle customers that are more conscious than ever about what their purchases say about them.
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What has that left automakers to do? Get creative. In the case of Infiniti, it made the controversial move to bring all of its cars' names into a new scheme, classifying them as Q#0 for cars and QX#0 for SUVs and crossovers. So the Infiniti G, which was available as the G25 and G37, is now the Q50. The FX37 and FX50 are now the QX70.
Quentin Tarantino fans will likely remember Vincent Vega's cherry 1964 Chevrolet Malibu Convertible in Pulp Fiction. In a movie drenched in automotive references, the Malibu is very nearly a character in and of itself, and it serves as the subject of Vega's soliloquy about the kind of man who vandalizes another's automobile. It also happened to be Tarantino's personal car when the film was shot, and was apparently stolen shortly after production wrapped. Now police have located the car some 19 years later.
As it turns out, the thieves cloned the vehicle identification number from another '64 Malibu and had the car registered under the new digits. It was then sold to an unsuspecting buyer. Police happened upon the duplicate VINs while investigating another potential theft. Right now, it's unclear whether Tarantino has taken possession of the Chevrolet, if it has remained in the possession of the fraud victim, or whether it's caught somewhere in the gears of justice. Either way, you can catch Vega's memorable thoughts on the car keying in the Pulp Fiction clip below. But consider yourself warned: the video contains explicit language as Not Safe For Work as it comes.