This gorgeous ’55 Nomad has been rehabilitated for show and go!
Owned by Larry Hays #10021449, Cape Coral, FL
Photography by Colin Date
After looking at the cracking lacquer paint of more than 25 years, I decided the Nomad needed another frame-off restoration. My plan was to give it new paint as well as upgrade the engine, suspension, and interior.
The first thing I did was take the Nomad to Master Blaster in Orlando, FL. They did a great job of stripping the paint. When I first saw the car in bare metal, I could not believe what fantastic shape it was in. There was no rust or dents on the all-original, pristine sheet metal. Continue reading