1956 Chevy 210 Sedan – Jeff Harris

Jeff Harris inherited this 1956 Chevy 210 Sedan from his dad. See the story of how his dad got it and what has been done to it, below.

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What type of vehicle is this?: Car

Make, Model, Year of Project

1956 Chevy 210 sedan

What stage is this in?

Completed Project

When did you purchase it and for how much?

My dad bought this ‘56 in 1980 from a farmer in Elkhorn, Ne.

The car was a 1 owner, purchased from Rosen Novak in Omaha,Ne.

My dad was the 2nd owner.

I think he paid $375-$400 for it.

It was pulled out of the dirt and got running and driving at the farm he got it from.

Why did you choose this vehicle?

Inherited from my dad after a long fight with cancer.

What sort of condition was it in when you started the project, what was wrong with it, etc.

It was in good original condition

What, specifically have you done, or had done to it?

Rebuilt the 265 motor and power glide

New shocks and added a 5 leaf rear spring set

Put on new exhaust and mufflers

Disc brakes in front

New rims and tires

Can you list any and all parts that you have put in?

Tried to keep all stock , motor ,trans, interior

Where have you purchased your parts?




What about you?

I am a 49 year old Tri-Five owner in Southwest Iowa

Any stories regarding this project?

Won my first trophy out of 375 cars as pin ups pick in 2018

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