1940 Ford Deluxe 2-Dr Ford: New 302 Crate engine, stroked 425HP TCI 3-Speed Automatic Transmission, C4 LOKAR cable shifter, LOKAR gas & brake pedals, Dakota digital gauges, Vintage heat & air, new custom interior black, custom chassis by Fat Man Fabrication, rack & pinion steering, stainless steel exhaust, stainless steel gas lines and brake lines, Baer disc brakes front & rear, Coker wheels & tires, American Classic W/W Sushmat on floor, jute under carpet, all stainless trim is new. New fire walls and floor pans. Chassis 8" Ford rearend. Many more upgrades. 700 miles since built. Over $70K spent on this professional restoration and upgrades while maintaining the integrity of an original exterior 40 Ford. This is a turnkey restoration. All documentation available. Featured on Episode 4 of the tv program Fired Up Garage, aka Misfit Garage. $29,900 OBO. Car in Dallas, TX.
With Monterey Car Week around the corner, I can’t help but daydream about the wonderful drive along the Pacific Coast Highway.
The four-door luxury convertible is pretty much an extinct configuration, gone by way of 1960s Lincoln Continentals, unless you count a couple of recent concept cars.
From the Tammy Allen collection and set to cross the block without reserve during the Barrett-Jackson Las Vegas option is this 1940 Ford Deluxe custom sedan.
After World War II, some car dealers distributed their limited inventory on a lottery basis.
With all the attention given to so-called barn finds, how great is it to discover an all-original, preserved classic that’s old enough to apply for Medicare
It took almost 50 years and a build team of nine, but I once again am the proud owner of a 1940 Ford Deluxe coupe.
Classic car week begins today in Arizona and, as always, the six auctions taking place in the Scottsdale/Phoenix area through January 18 will tout their offerings in hyperbolic terms.