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Chevrolet for 1953 gave customers a choice of two 6 cylinders engines. They could choose the high compression 115 horsepower "Blue Flame" teamed with a Powerglide automatic transmission or the advanced 108 horsepower "Thrifty King" engine with a standard transmission.

Expect wonderful things from Chevrolet's new high compression power! said one 1953 Chevy advertising. You'll enjoy finer performance and economy! said another.

The new Powerglide transmission allowed faster getaway and greater passing ability.

1953 Chevrolet Blue Flame 6 Cylinder 115 HP
1953 Chevy 235 Blue Flame 6 Cylinder Engine
235.5 Cubic Inch - 115 Horse Power
Equipped with Powerglide Transmission

Specifications: Inline six cylinder, overhead valve, cast iron block, displacement - 235.5 cubic inch, bore and stroke 3-9/16 X 3 15/16 inches, compression ratio 7.5:1, 115 horsepower, four main bearings and hydraulic valve lifters. Carburetor: Rochester BC type one-barrel model 7007200 or Carter one barrel model 2101S. 3.55:1 Axle Ratio were used with Powerglide.

1953 Chevrolet Blue Flame 6 Cylinder 108 HP
1953 Chevrolet Thrift-King 6 Cylinder Engine
235.5 Cubic Inch - 108 Horse Power
Equipped with Standard 3 Speed Transmission

Specifications: Inline six cylinder, overhead valve, cast iron block, displacement - 235.5 cubic inch, bore and stroke 3-9/16 X 3-15/16 inches, compression ratio 7.1:1, 108 horsepower, four main bearings and solid valve lifters. Carburetor: Rochester B-type one-barrel model 7007161 or Carter one barrel model 2101S.

1953 Chevrolet Belair 2 door Sedan
1953 Chevrolet Belair 2 door Sedan

1953 Chevrolet Corvette
1953 Chevrolet Corvette

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