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1956 Dodge Lancer Costom Royal, 1954, 1955, 1957, 1958 on 2040-cars

US $31,900.00
Year:1956 Mileage:43240 Color: Charcoal, Mauve, White /
 Black, White

Chester, Virginia, United States

Chester, Virginia, United States
Transmission:Automatic, 2 speed
Body Type:2 Door Hardtop
Engine:315 Poly, 4 bl
Vehicle Title:Clear
For Sale By:Private Seller


VIN (Vehicle Identification Number)
: 42610818
Year: 1956
Interior Color: Black, White
Make: Dodge
Number of Cylinders: 8
Model: Lancer
Trim: Custom Royal
Warranty: none
Drive Type: 2 speed pushbutton automatic
Mileage: 43,240
Exterior Color: Charcoal, Mauve, White

 Restoration just completed on this beautiful, rust free, 1956 Dodge Lancer Custom Royal with the 315 CI Polly engine with a 4 BBL carburetor. The distributor has been converted to a Pertronics ignition system and the engine starts as soon as you touch the key. This car is basically shock except for the wheels and tires, and exhaust system. The odometer reads 43250 and I believe this may very well be the original mileage based on the condition of the interior. I have no documentation to confirm that. The front door and rear panels and dash appear to be original. Front and rear seats have been reupholstered in a beautiful Leather Like vinyl material.   Carpet is new in a loop tweed charcoal color. The interior was done when I purchased the car. Not sure how long ago.  All the instruments including the clock and AM radio work properly. ( the clock doesn't keep very good time though ) The steering wheel is in fantastic condition. I believe all the sheet metal is original to the car and had no rust of any kind before repainting. Floor and trunk pans are original with NO signs of repair or replacement. All front suspension and rear end parts were removed, sand blasted, repaired as necessary, painted and reinstalled on the car. The rear end has all new bearings and seals throughout.  The engine, transmission and rear end perform perfectly with absolutely no issues. You could get in this car and go anywhere you wanted to with absolute confidence. It rides really good too. 

  The car was originally  White, Iridescent Charcoal, and Pink. The top was not repainted and I believe it is the original paint. The Iridescent Charcoal was repainted the same color and the Pink was painted a 57 Chevy Dawn Pearl color with drastically improved results. The paint is a color coat / clear coat application wet sanded and buffed to a brilliant shine. All of the frame and under side of car was thoroughly cleaned and painted with Bill Hiersh chassis black. 

All the chrome has been redone.

This is a very solid car and you would look a long time to find one in this condition.  It's not a #1 car but it's  better than a #2.

I will be willing to install any other tire and wheel package you would prefer up to $1600 if you don't like the wheels and tires on it now. ( I keep the ones on it now of course) Any cost above $1600 would be your responsibility.

I can supply more pictures on request. If you have any questions you can call me @ 804-314-7599 Jerry

There is NO Warranty so I encourage inspections if you like.

I have this car for sale locally and reserve the wright to end the auction at any time. 

On Sep-20-14 at 17:06:57 PDT, seller added the following information:

 57 Chevy color is Dusk Pearl not Dawn Pearl.

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