DeSoto Firedome & Fireflite
DeSoto Division Chrysler Corporation
The 1955 DeSoto "Smart Cars" exhibited a totally modernized appearance featuring many aircraft features including tail fins.
New models were called the Firedome and Fireflite. Top of the line Desoto's included the $2,939.00 DeSoto Fireflite Sportsman hardtop coupe and the $3,151.00 DeSoto Convertible Coupe. Firedome automobiles were equipped with a 291 cubic inch V-8 that developed 185 horsepower. The Fireflite engines were rated at 200 horsepower.
1955 DeSoto Firedome 4 Door Sedan
1955 DeSoto Fireflite Sportsman 2 Door Hardtop
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