1955-1959 Chevy Truck Production 2018-10-25T18:35:03+00:00

1955-1959 Chevy Truck Production

Location: Task force trucks have the model number stamped on a stainless steel plate that is attached to the drivers door hinge post.

1955 Truck Production
ModelNumber
Built
Percentage
of Total
Sedan Delivery8,8110.022
3124 Cameo Pickup5,5200.015
All other models combined378,9810.963
1955 Truck Grand Total393,3121.000

1956 Truck Production
ModelNumber
Built
Percentage
of Total
1508 Sedan Delivery9,4450.027
3124 Cameo Pickup1,4520.004
All other models combined342,6120.969
1956 Truck Grand Total353,5091.000

1957 Truck Production
ModelNumber
Built
Percentage
of Total
1508 Sedan Delivery7,2730.021
3124 Cameo Pickup2,2440.006
All other models combined342,2220.973
1957 Truck Grand Total351,7391.000

1958 Truck Production
ModelNumber
Built
Percentage
of Total
1171 Sedan Delivery7,4660.027
3124 Cameo Pickup1,4050.005
All other models combined269,8040.968
1958 Truck Grand Total278,6151.000

1959 Truck Production
ModelNumber
Built
Percentage
of Total
1170, 1270 Sedan Delivery5,2660.016
1180, 1280, 2dr Sedan Pickup (El Camino)23,8370.073
All other models combined296,9900.911
1959 Truck Grand Total353,5091.000

My reference book does not break down production numbers for each model truck. I am listing each model offered for each year of production for your reference.

  1. 1955 Trucks
    • 1500 Series
      • 1508 Sedan Delivery
    • 3100 Series (1/2 Ton)
      • 3102 Chassis w/flat-face cowl1508 Sedan Delivery
      • 3103 Chassis and cab `
      • 3104 Pickup
      • 3105 Panel
      • 3106 Carryall suburban w/panel type rear doors
      • 3112 Chassis w/cowl and windshield
      • 3116 Carryall suburban w/end-gate
      • 3124 Suburbanite (Cameo)
    • 3200 Series (1/2 Ton)
        3204 Pickup
    • 3600 Series (3/4 Ton)
      • 3602 Chassis w/flat-face cowl
      • 3603 Chassis and cab
      • 3604 Pickup
      • 3608 Chassis and cab w/platform body
      • 3609 Chassis and cab w/stake body
      • 3612 Chassis w/cowl and windshield
    • 3800 Series (1 ton)
      • 3802 Chassis w/flat-face cowl
      • 3803 Chassis and cab
      • 3804 Pickup
      • 3805 Panel
      • 3808 Platform
      • 3809 Chassis and cab w/stake body
      • 3812 Chassis w/cowl and windshield

  2. 1956 Trucks
    • 1500 Series
      • 1508 Sedan Delivery
    • 3100 Series (1/2 Ton)
      • 3102 Chassis w/flat-face cowl
      • 3103 Chassis and cab `
      • 3104 Pickup
      • 3105 Panel
      • 3106 Carryall suburban w/panel type rear doors
      • 3112 Chassis w/cowl and windshield
      • 3116 Carryall suburban w/end-gate
      • 3124 Suburbanite (Cameo)
    • 3200 Series (1/2 Ton)
      • 3204 Pickup
    • 3600 Series (3/4 Ton)
      • 3602 Chassis w/flat-face cowl
      • 3603 Chassis and cab
      • 3604 Pickup
      • 3608 Chassis and cab w/platform body
      • 3609 Chassis and cab w/stake body
      • 3612 Chassis w/cowl and windshield
    • 3800 Series (1 ton)
      • 3802 Chassis w/flat-face cowl
      • 3803 Chassis and cab
      • 3804 Pickup
      • 3805 Panel
      • 3808 Platform
      • 3809 Chassis and cab w/stake body
      • 3812 Chassis w/cowl and windshield

  3. 1957 Trucks
    • 1500 Series
      • 1508 Sedan Delivery
    • 3100 Series (1/2 Ton)
      • 3102 Chassis w/flat-face cowl
      • 3103 Chassis and cab `
      • 3104 Pickup
      • 3105 Panel
      • 3106 Carryall Suburban w/panel type rear doors
      • 3112 Chassis w/cowl and windshield
      • 3116 Carryall Suburban w-end-gate
      • 3124 Suburbanite (Cameo)
    • 3200 Series (1/2 Ton)
      • 3204 Pickup
    • 3600 Series (3/4 Ton)
      • 3602 Chassis w/flat-face cowl
      • 3603 Chassis and cab
      • 3604 Pickup
      • 3609 Chassis and cab w/stake body
      • 3612 Chassis w/cowl and windshield
    • 3800 Series (1 ton)
      • 3802 Chassis w/flat-face cowl
      • 3803 Chassis and cab
      • 3804 Pickup
      • 3805 Panel
      • 3809 Chassis and cab w/stake body
      • 3812 Chassis w/cowl and windshield

  4. 1958 Trucks
    • 1500 Series
      • 1171 Sedan Delivery, 6cyl
      • 1271 Sedan Delivery, 8cyl
    • 3100 Series (1/2 Ton)
      • 3102 Chassis and cowl
      • 3103 Chassis and cab `
      • 3104 Stepside pickup
      • 3105 Panel delivery
      • 3106 Suburban carryall w/rear doors
      • 3116 Suburban carryall w/end-gate
      • 3124 Suburbanite (Cameo)
      • 3134 Fleetside Pickup
      • 3153 Chassis and cab 4WD
      • 3154 Stepside pickup
      • 3184 Fleetside pickup 4WD
      • 3156 Suburban carryall w/rear doors 4WD
      • 3158 Suburban carryall w/end-gate 4WD
    • 3200 Series (1/2 Ton)
      • 3202 Chassis and cowl
      • 3203 Chassis and cab
      • 3204 Stepside pickup
      • 3234 Fleetside pickup
    • 3600 Series (3/4 Ton)
      • 3602 Chassis and cowl
      • 3603 Chassis and cab
      • 3604 Stepside pickup
      • 3609 Stake bed
      • 3634 Fleetside pickup
      • 3653 Chassis and cab 4WD
      • 3654 Stepside pickup 4WD
      • 3684 Fleetside pickup 4WD
      • 3659 Stake bed 4WD
    • 3800 Series (1 ton)
      • 3802 Chassis and cowl
      • 3803 Chassis and cab
      • 3804 Stepside pickup
      • 3805 Panel delivery
      • 3809 Stake bed
      • 3853 Chassis and cab 4WD
      • 3854 Stepside pickup 4wd
      • 3855 Panel Delivery 4WD
      • 3859 Stake bed 4WD

  5. 1959 Trucks
    • 1100/1200 Series
      • 1170 Sedan Delivery, 6cyl
      • 1270 Sedan Delivery, 8cyl
      • 1180 El Camino, 6cyl
      • 1280 El Camino, 8cyl
    • 3100 Series (1/2 Ton)
      • 3102 Chassis and cowl
      • 3103 Chassis and cab `
      • 3104 Stepside pickup
      • 3105 Panel delivery
      • 3106 Suburban carryall w/rear doors
      • 3116 Suburban carryall w/end-gate
      • 3134 Fleetside Pickup
      • 3153 Chassis and cab 4WD
      • 3154 Stepside pickup
      • 3155 Panel Delivery 4WD
      • 3184 Fleetside pickup 4WD
      • 3156 Suburban carryall w/rear doors 4WD
      • 3158 Suburban carryall w/end-gate 4WD
    • 3200 Series (1/2 Ton)
      • 3202 Chassis and cowl
      • 3203 Chassis and cab
      • 3204 Stepside pickup
      • 3234 Fleetside pickup
    • 3600 Series (3/4 Ton)
      • 3602 Chassis and cowl
      • 3603 Chassis and cab
      • 3604 Stepside pickup
      • 3609 Stake bed
      • 3634 Fleetside pickup
      • 3653 Chassis and cab 4WD
      • 3654 Stepside pickup 4WD
      • 3684 Fleetside pickup 4WD
      • 3659 Stake bed 4WD
    • 3800 Series (1 ton)
      • 3802 Chassis and cowl
      • 3803 Chassis and cab
      • 3804 Stepside pickup
      • 3805 Panel delivery
      • 3809 Stake bed
      • 3853 Chassis and cab 4WD
      • 3854 Stepside pickup 4wd
      • 3855 Panel Delivery 4WD
      • 3859 Stake bed 4WD

Reference: Motorbooks International, Chevrolet Pickup Red Book by Peter C. Sessler