Name: Darrell Nantz

Age: 64

Location: Troutman

Car Year/Make/Model: 1955 Chevy Bel Air

Car Nickname: N/A

R&L: When and how did you acquire the car?

Darrell Nantz: I got it from a man in Troutman back in 2010.

R&L: Tell us about your car (specs, restoration, etc.).

Darrell Nantz: I put a Chevy 350 engine and four speed transmission in it. I did the mechanical work on the car and had some help with the interior. Also, it has a 411 positive traction rear end from a 1970 Camaro.

R&L: Do you have a fun or interesting story about the car?

Darrell Nantz: I patterned the car after the Bel Air in the movie “American Graffiti.”

R&L: Why do you love the car?

Darrell Nantz: I always wanted this car since I was a kid.

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