1955 Chevrolet Nomad station wagon

Love the gal's white gloves as she checks out the interior space of the new 1955 Nomad. General Motors press release photo.

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  • Heather Killion 7y

    This is awesome!
  • Vintage Roadside 7y

    Thanks Atomic! Glad you liked it.
  • Gale 7y

    In the 1950s, the models were all so thin with skinny little arms. This one... well, I'm a bit suspicious. Maybe the art director did this as a gag. Glenn or Glenda is all I'm sayin.
  • Vintage Roadside 7y

    Gale - Ha, I was thinking the same thing:-O She also has a pair of mighty large feet.
  • Gaela Gardner 7y

    My friend Melissa used to have one of these and still regrets selling it.
  • Vintage Roadside 7y

    Ginger - I'm not sure your friend will ever be able to get over letting one of these go - they're pretty cool:-) Maybe down the road she'll be able to pick up another?
  • Roberto41144 7y

    A friend in Ohio has a 57 Nomad - a project child, that I think he'd be willing to let someone adopt real soon....
  • Vintage Roadside 7y

    Roberto - Sounds like your friend has run out of steam. How far along has he gotten? Has he had it for quite awhile? They're beautiful cars.
  • Roberto41144 7y

    The car hasn't been touched for 17 years. He owns several cars, a 70 Caddy Hearse and now a 30 foot motor home.
  • Melsky 7y

    Not only does that model have big feet, one of her legs looks like it melted against the car.
  • Vintage Roadside 7y

    Melsky - I think maybe she had a massive case of static cling going.
  • Megan Lloyd 7y

    her feet are placed very oddly. Photo is very crisp and great contrast though!
  • Vintage Roadside 7y

    meganelyslloyd - It almost looks like she's trying to push the car over or she's leaning against it heavily.
  • Benjamin Payan 6y

    What the!!! That is one ugly woman!!!!!
  • Vintage Roadside 6y

    silver1990chevy - She did have a unique look:-)
  • Benjamin Payan 6y

    Do you think her unique look helped with the sales?
  • buzzbuzz93 6y

    I think the huge feet also say man in a dress.
  • nomad55 6y

    Hi, I'm an admin for a group called ChevyNomad, and we'd love to have this added to the group!
  • Vintage Roadside 6y

    nomad55 - Thanks for the invite! Photo added.
  • lezbo3 2y

    Very smart colour scheme!! These cars were very nice, well built and very attractive. It is very difficult to own a real one here in England, so I have to make do with a die cast model!! Thank you for sharing your photo!! My Nomad is here:-
    www.flickr.com/photos/92320566@N03/8389469427 /in/photostr...
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