Dailey's 1957 Chevy Belair 2dr Hardtop - JDWheels Project, Ideas of what we want it to look like.
09-01-2013 Bought Car. 10-01 Added new set of wheels, had to upgrade the rollers. 11-25 Car towed to Classic Resurrection 11-26 New floor and trunk pans. 12-06 6.0 Liter & tran arrived. Took first pictures of car at shop. 12-13 Floor is gone and new inner quarters needed. Ready to order 4 link, 9" Ford and brakes. Frame is getting sand blasted. 12-23 Frame is back, Floors are being assembled on jig, inner panels arrived. Ready to order rearend and Wilwood Brakes. 1-31 -2014 Rockers, Inner rear quarters, welded in place. Frame welded and patched and New 4 link & 9" installed. Roof striped, new front renders, 1 door skin and 2 new rear outer quarters arrived. 2-7 Frame about ready for paint, motor & trans mounts completed. Little smoothing left to do. Rear end painted. 2-11 Frame Painted Black, rear Qtrs removed, ready to prime and undercoat body, then rehang new qtrs. 2-20 Rear end and front suspension installed on frame. 2-26 Body being primed and painted, rustproofed, 2-28 New Wilwood Brake kits arrived. 3-7 Paint applied, brakes installed. 3-10 3rd member, and clear coat. 4-24 Rear Quarter installed. 6-5-2014 Test fitting front end for final trimming of sheet metal before sending to body shop. 7-01 Prepping for primer. 7-7 More 7-15 Little closer, just dropped off new Billet Hood and Trunk hinges. 8-6 Epoxy Primer 8-7 Primer Gray 9-6 Bought RainGear Wiper system. 9-13 New Mirrors, Tail Lights & Smoothie 1 pc Bumper. 9-20 New Smoothie Grille. 9-22 New inner front fenders and drip pan arrived. 10-3 Painting inside of fenders.. 10-9 Little Red starting to appear. 10-15 More Red and my New AutoRad Radiator arrived. 10-29 Red Fenders and Doors, Body is done. 10-31 Doors on Engine Test Fit. 12-1 Car is all painted Red. 6-2-2015 Starting to assemble car again. 8-3 Stopped by to see Vintage Air System, new fuel tank have arrived. 9-28 Stopped by to see the progress, gages and wires. 10-26 Front end, fenders, hood and grill.