The 265 weighed even less than the Chevy Six. lt had a low reciprocating weight which allowed high rpm; die-cast heads with integral, ... The performance cars were available with a manual or stick overdrive, three- speed Turboglide automatic from 1957 on, and an ... That grille was unpopular with the public though, so the 1956 version was broader and more conventional. ... Chevy also won the 1957 Pure Oil Manufacturers Trophy with 574 points, against only 309 for runner-up Ford.
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