Al's 57 Chevy

57 YEARS OF THE 57

Well this was the big one that spurred me on to get the car finished and we made it. What a cracking weekend it was and what a sight seeing¬†Chevrolet’s finest all lined up down the track. A credit to the hard work of the organisers and all those that made it.

Al's 57 Chevy

NIGHT CRUISE

Me and Dave Meyer had a notion to have a night time cruise. A small gathering of Tri-Chevy’s and a Buick set off from Chelsea bridge at 3am on a 25 mile cruise down the Kings Road, around West London, out to Heathrow ending up at Heston services. Apologies for forgetting all the names of…

Al's 57 Chevy

BACK IN THE UK

November 1989, registered, taxed, MOT’d and home in London. My garage in Manor Park East London was only big enough for my Mk11 Consul so the 57 was out on the street. I was lucky it never came to any harm. After about a year I very nearly sold it as I’d seen a stunning…

Al's 57 Chevy

FOUND MY 57 CHEVY

September 1989, fed up with driving a MK11 Ford Consul I took out two bank loans and headed off to Arizona to find a 56 Chevy two door coupe. I couldn’t find a 56 at the time but stumbled on this white 57 just off 22nd St in Tucson AZ. It was owned by a…