1956 FORD F-100 This is an exquisitely designed and built custom 1956 Ford F-100 with less than 1000 test miles on a frame-off rotisserie build. All aspects of the body are laser straight and glisten in the lapis blue metallic (Code#DCB193439) exterior complimented with a beige leather interior by Ron Mangus. Powered by a chrome dressed Ford 351ci Windsor V-8 sitting in a highly detailed engine compartment featuring custom design flame embossed inner fenders. The engine is topped with an Edelbrock intake with a huge Demon carburetor and fitted with headers with cut-outs. Two Spall electric fans help keep the aluminum radiator cool. Transmission is a C-6 automatic with a performance shift kit. The powder coated chassis is fitted with Mustang II front suspension, a Ford 9" rear end with 3.55 gears, four link rear, 4-wheel disc brakes (Wilwood rear), and Air Ride on all four corners. The beautiful interior is dressed in beige leather with bench seat, German weave carpeting, custom design door panels and headliner. The interior features power windows, electric door openers, Vintage AC, chromed tilt steering column, Air Ride controls, Alpine AM/FM/CD/cassette with an array of speakers, a beautiful Jeti custom wood steering wheel and Dakota Digital dash. All glass is new, clear and free of chips or damage. The custom smoothed bed is lined with wood and stainless steel strips with a sleek smoothed tailgate tail gate with billet hinges. The rear fenders are widened. The fuel cell is relocated between the frame rails with filler access in the bed. The wheels are Budnik Chisel series,16" & 17", polished to mirror like finish and fitted with radial tires. All chrome glistens. Extensive custom touches abound, from the forward tilt hood, smoothed running boards, one piece door glass, smoothed body lines, billet tail light brackets and more. Handles and drives with ease. Shines like a jewel. Gets attention wherever you go. This would be the pride of your garage. ***If you are viewing this on Facebook Marketplace, be sure go to our website to view all photos. (www.amclassiccars.com)*** GIVE US A CALL @ 909-596-5700 WITH ANY QUESTIONS THAT YOU MAY HAVE. OUR BUSINESS HOURS: MONDAY-FRIDAY 9AM-5PM
Pick of the Day is a like-new Ford F100
Purchased from grandfather, vintage pickup finally is heading to a well-deserved retirement
Brothers like to build, and now there’s a dad-and-daughter project in the works, too
Hand-me-down from uncle to nephew is in original and running condition
The yellow-and-maroon paint scheme may not be to everyone’s liking, but the seller of the Pick of the Day, a 1956 Ford F-100, notes that the pickup is a “very original” fat-fender example
My oldest son, Rob, and I purchased an old farm truck that had almost as much rust as it did clean metal.
Let’s say you are buying your dream car, and you really can’t decide between the classic look of an old truck, or a modern muscle car.
So, what do you think is the fastest-growing segment of car collectors? European sports cars? Rare muscle cars? Classics?
An upcoming exhibit tracing the history of Ford F-Series pickup trucks since 1948, announced for January by LeMay seemed like a good jumping-off point for today’s Pick of the Week.