The Cimarron Starlite Cruisers'
Car Club proudly
features, great classic vehicles, which belong to the good folks of
month’s Great Oklahoma Classic is a 1954 Chevrolet BelAir “Rest-o-mod” that belongs
to Doug and Beverly Brashers of Perkins Oklahoma. The
exterior is Redondo Red with White top and side
inlays. Body and paint repairs have been
done by the “Bill Scott Body Shop” of Perkins.
found the 54 BelAir in November of 2014 in Bartlesville. After a good looking
over and a great test
drive, Doug made the purchase.
original front clip has been replaced with a Nova
front clip which includes power disc brakes and power steering.
duel exhaust and unmistakable Comp Cams Thumpr sound
lets you know this Chevy will go!
Chevy has a GM 350 cubic inch V8 that has been bored .030
over stock. The camshaft is a Comp Cams Thumpr that delivers
that aggressive, head-turning sound! When he drives up you know this is not a
stock 54 Chevy. Fuel is delivered through a 600-CFM Holley four barrel
carburetor mounted on an Edelbrock Performer aluminum manifold. The V8 is
cooled by a Northern aluminum radiator.
power is moved to the third member through a GM 700R4
four speed automatic overdrive transmission with cooler. The third member is from a Nova
10 bolt with traction bars.
interior has Vintage Air, Painless Wiring, Dolphin Dash Gages, tilt steering,
and custom console with floor shift.
seats are 6-way power in the front with custom seat
in the rear with arm rest that has been upholstered by “Collin Auto Trim” of
BelAir rides on a set of Summit Sport Star wheels
with 205/60R15’s on the front and 235/60R15’s on the rear.
cool 1954 BelAir cruises along the open road at 70 MPH, turning a little over
2000 RPM’s and brakes and drives like a new car.
Cimarron Starlite Cruisers sincerely thank Doug
and Beverly Brashers for sharing their very cool 1954 Chevy BelAir as our Great
Oklahoma Classic for April 2016!