WOW! Take a look at this jaw dropping 1948 Ford Panel truck! This is so highly customized you will need to look at the vehicle closer just to see the subtle modifications it has. This rare 1948 is set up for unrivaled performance and reliability with a Mustang II front end, Corvette LS-1 and GM 4L60-E 4 speed with overdrive transmission. This masterpiece was dynoed at over 500hp. It features 4 wheel disc brakes for superior stopping power. Power steering, a 20 gallon fuel cell. The interior is unbelievable! $18,000 was spent on eleven imported English hydes, not a stitch of vinyl or cloth can be found in this truck. The interior boasts a navigation system, AM/FM Stereo, CD Changer, Power windows, vintage air, cruise control, tilt wheel and more... The suspension features a 4 corner air ride with interior controls and gauges. Remote doors keyless doors with poppers and digital dash. The body is tastefully customized with a 4.5" sliced top, custom rear doors, 1" pancake at the front of the hood, windshield is laid back 2.25" and all frenched in. It is coated in a stunning DuPont Hawaiian Orchid paint scheme. This is all backed by a Ford 9" with 3.73 gears. Polished stainless steel suspension. Take a look at the pictures, it is amazing. Feel free to stop in the showroom to look at it in person, you will not be disappointed. This vehicle is located in our Milwaukee showroom. You can view this 1948 Ford Panel truck in greater detail including HD pictures and an HD video of it running and driving at Gatewayclassiccars.com. If you are interested in purchasing this vehicle or have more questions regarding it please call us at (262)-891-4253 or email us at Milwaukee@gatewayclassiccars.com.
Purchased from grandfather, vintage pickup finally is heading to a well-deserved retirement
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Auction expert Andy Reid will lead free tours at Bonhams, RM Sotheby’s