John Gomez' 1957 Chevrolet

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John's Chevrolet in 1965, during a trip to the Tacoma Toppers car show. Photo from the Dick Page collection.

1957 Chevrolet restyled by Joe Bailon of Bailon Customs for John Gomez of San Leandro, California.[1]

In January of 1962, John's Chevrolet was shown at the 7th San Mateo Custom, Rod & Sports Car Show. According to the souvenir program from the show, this version featured a Metalflake candy green paint, bumpers from Cadillac, seats from Corvair, taillights from Cadillac, dual headlights and Magnesium wheels.[2]

Later on, John had Gene Winfield of Winfield's Custom Shop paint the car pearl yellow and candy gold with candy green fades.[1]



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