Tri-Five Project: 1956 Chevrolet Bel Air Nomad

The Chevy Nomad “sport wagon” was inspired by a 1954 Corvette-based concept car. A two-door station wagon, it shared no sheet metal with other Chevrolet wagons from behind the cowl. Produced between 1955 and 1957, it met with a… more»

No Reserve 39k Mile 1957 Chevrolet Bel Air Nomad

Taken at face value, it is easy to understand why this 1957 Chevrolet Bel Air Nomad has already attracted thirty-nine bids during its auction. Its presentation is hard to fault, and it is loaded with optional extras. The odometer… more»

Original Fuelie: 1957 Chevrolet Bel Air Nomad

If you had a thick wallet or an understanding bank manager, you could walk into your nearest Chevrolet showroom in 1957 and drive away in a shiny Bel Air Nomad loaded with optional extras. One of the most desirable,… more»

Small-Block Upgrade: 1956 Chevrolet Bel Air Nomad

The new owner of this 1956 Chevrolet Bel Air Nomad faces some choices. There’s little doubt that a fresh coat of paint would have it sparkling like a new penny. However, leaving the exterior untouched would garner similar levels… more»

Bel Camino! 1956 Chevrolet Nomad Pickup

Update 9/6/22 – This unique creation has been relisted here on eBay with a thousand-dollar price drop. Is that enough to find the Bel Camino a new home? We sure hope so because this could be the perfect way… more»

1992 Chevrolet Caprice Nomad?

There are quite a few “kits” that can turn your late-model vehicle into a classic such as the one here that transforms your 1990s Thunderbird into a mid-century Shoebox Ford. I’ve never seen a Chevy Caprice Nomad though! This… more»

Simply Spotless: 1957 Chevrolet Nomad

We will occasionally see cars at Barn Finds where mere words don’t seem to do them justice. Such is the case with this 1957 Chevrolet Nomad. Its presentation is stunning, and it needs nothing but a new owner ready… more»

Rebuilt 265: 1955 Chevrolet Nomad

Readers over a certain age may remember a TV sitcom called Home Improvement. In one episode, Tim Allen’s accident-prone character managed to drop a large steel beam from a crane onto his wife’s beloved 1955 Chevrolet Nomad. As a… more»

Simply Stunning: 1957 Chevrolet Nomad

This 1957 Chevrolet Nomad represents a long-term project for its owner, and no aspect of the vehicle has escaped their attention in the quest for perfection. They didn’t tackle it as a faithful restoration but created a wagon with… more»

Sleeper Wagon: 1955 Chevrolet Bel Air Nomad

You don’t have to be a Chevrolet fan to know about and appreciate the Tri-Five Nomad Wagon. It’s such an iconic design and a wonderfully weird mix of style and utility. You really can’t get much cooler than a… more»

Ready To Enjoy! 1957 Chevrolet Bel Air Nomad

The Chevy Nomad was conceived for 1955 as a 2-door “sport” station wagon. It only saw three years of production before becoming a “regular” wagon in the sales portfolio (the similar Pontiac Safari was also built between 1955-and 57)…. more»

1957 Chevrolet Bel Air Nomad Project

UPDATE 12/15/2021: It seems that the owner of this 1957 Chevrolet Nomad isn’t having much luck moving the vehicle to a new home. It is his third attempt to sell this classic wagon, although he is trying a different… more»

Perfect Project? 1957 Chevrolet Nomad Wagon

It might be a little ugly now, but this car has the potential to be a really cool project. It can be found for sale here on Craigslist with an asking price of $16,500. Located in Des Moines, Iowa,… more»

Original 348: 1958 Chevrolet Nomad

Ah, decisions, decisions. The person who buys this 1958 Chevrolet Nomad will face some with this classic. Its overall condition would seem to be good enough for them to retain it as an original survivor. However, there’s no doubt… more»

350 Equipped: 1955 Chevrolet Nomad

Tri-Five Chevrolets are a classic market staple, and the right car can generate plenty of interest and a healthy market value. The Nomad has come into its own in recent years, and tidy examples are always a great find… more»

Loads of Patina: 1958 Chevrolet Nomad

The original Nomad was a unique, 2-door sport wagon that Chevy built-in 1955-57 based on a 1954 Corvette show car. When the Chevrolets were redesigned for 1958, that concept was gone (due to low demand and high production costs)… more»