Back On Market II: 1976 Chevrolet G50 Snub Nose – Sold?

Jan 2021 | Craigslist ClassiFINDS, Truckin Tuesday

February 15, 2021 Update – while this “Classifind” expired recently, given the seller’s past history we suspect may not actually be sold yet.  For now, we’re labeling this ride “Sold?” However, we will keep an eye on updated listings. In the interim, please reach out either by email or call Rudy directly if you’d like to be informed when we come across something similar.

January 11, 2021 Update – You know what they say when you assume something.  In this case, this interesting G50 Snubnose we thought sold in November just reappeared on Craigslist featuring the same pictures and $29,500 asking price.

November 10th Update: We just confirmed the Craigslist ad for this unique G50 Snub Nose expired and with no replacement listing found, we’re assuming this truck sold. 

October 13th Update – Another month gone without a sale. One month after seeing the second listing at $29,500 for this interesting pickup, this fresh listing uses the same description and pictures along with the same $29,500 asking price.

September 14th Update – Sometimes deals fall through for a variety of reasons.  One week after seeing the original listing for this unique Chevy truck deleted by the private seller, we came across a fresh listing with the same asking price.

September 4th Update – while updating our Truckin’ Tuesday database, we confirmed the private seller of this unique Chevy C50 Snubnose deleted their Craigslist post, so we’re calling this one “Sold!”

You might be surprised to learn that some of the most popular trucks we’ve featured to date on GuysWithRides for Truckin’ Tuesday have not been typical half-ton pickups.  They continue to be the rare heavy-duty models that enthusiasts have heavily modified into custom pickups.  Our latest example is this 1976 Chevrolet C50 Snub Nose truck first listed in August 2020 on Craigslist in North Reading, Massachusetts with a you-can’t-replicate-it-for-this asking price of $29,500.

In addition to the detailed description below, the private seller provides this walk-around video of their C50:

If you dare to be different and want or just need a heavier duty truck to cruise in, just remember this C50 is nothing but trouble.  Good luck with the purchase!

Here’s the seller’s description:

“1976 Chevy C50 Snub Nose Pickup, 2wd, 44k original miles, blown (supercharged) 350 small black Chevy, power steering, 4spd manual transmission, dual rear wheels, AIR CONDITIONING, freshly built and fully sorted. This truck turns heads. It would be an awesome flagship rig for a landscaping company with its very useful DUMP BED. It has no rust and looks great with it’s classic Silverado paint scheme (with some Gothic surprises, ghosted in). Custom running boards, pinstriping, and many other unique touches that will make people talk about this very cool truck. It has a new windshield, the body panels are straight and rust-free. This truck built tight and right – must be seen and driven to be believed.

Some technical highlights:

Born a tow truck from Palmer Chevy in Palmer, MA.

6:71 Supercharged 350 Chevy Small Block, 8.5 to 1 compression, Holley 650 dual feed / dual pump carb, MSD ignition, headers, custom exhaust provided by “Lou’s Custom Exhaust”, 94 Amp Alternator. New Radiator with four electric cooling fans. Brand new battery with exterior-mounted (hidden) shut-down switch.

All new braking system, including front wheel cylinders and drums all around, all new hardware, new dual cylinders in the rear, and a completely new hydro-boost system. The tires are 8.25 x 20 and the fronts are new. 6:71 rear gears, 4-spd manual with “Granny” gear in 1st. PTO not in use.”

So what would you plan to do with this Snub Nose?  Comment below and let us know!


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