1956 Chevrolet

150, 210, Bel Air


Basic Engine: 235.6 cid inline 6, 140 hp @ 4200 RPM

Turbo-Fire Base V-8 (manual trans.): 265 cid V8, 162 hp @ 4400 RPM, 2 barrel carb.

Turbo-Fire Base V-8 (Powerglide trans.) 265 cid V8, 170 hp @ 4400 RPM, 2 barrel carb.

Turbo-Fire 205 Optional V8: 265 cid V8, 205 hp @ 4600 RPM, 4 barrel carb, dual exhaust.

Turbo-Fire 225 Optional V8: 265 cid V8, 225 @ 5200 RPM; Dual 4 barrel carbs, dual exhausts.

Three-speed manual transmission, column shift, standard

Overdrive available on manual transmissions

Eleven-inch diameter, heavy duty clutch

Powerglide automatic transmission

Heavy-duty generators

Six-cylinder governor

Oil filter

Oil bath air cleaner

Wiring junction box

Power Steering

Power brakes

Air conditioning (V8 only)

Deluxe heater and defroster

Recirculating heater and defroster

Accelerator cover

Armrests (150)

Autronic Eye headlight dimmer

Backup Lights

Chrome sill moldings

Park brake signal light

Power seat (except 150)

Lighted cigarette lighter


Courtesy lights

Vanity mirror

Glove box lamp

Electric clock (except Bel Air)

Optional colors (paint or convertible top)

Custom color interior

Door edge guards

Door handle shields

Exhaust extension

Fender guards

Fender top moldings

Floor mats

Locking gas cap

Tinted glass

Vibrator horn

License frames

Power convertible top

Chrome grille guard

Insect screen

Radio antennas

Radio, manual

Radio, push-button

Radio, signal-seeking

Rear speakers

Rain deflectors

Rearview mirrors (three kinds)

Seat covers

Ventilated seat pad

Electric shaver


Heavy-duty springs

Right-hand sun visor (150)

Whitewall and oversize tires

Tissue dispenser

Tool kit

Traffic light viewer

Trunk light

Under-hood light

Continental wheel carrier

Wheel covers

Wire wheel covers

Power windows (except 150)

Plastic windshield glare shield

Outside sun visor

Windshield washer (automatic or foot operated)

De-icing wiper blades

Dual electric wipers