Model A Special Coupe which was purchased by us in 1965 from a previous original owner. Good shape for age and we started to refurbish but now we have to sell because we are moving. All glass and trim pieces are here except for the trunk which is missing.
When I was a Sophomore in High School my parents purchased this as my 1st car.
The original owner passed away and then it was sold at estate sale.
Both my brother and I drove this car throughout High School and then my mother used it for another 20 years.
Pick of the Day was special ordered by Wendy’s founder Dave Thomas
The Pick of the Day looks like a pristine example of sporty 1930s motoring
The antique truck has been re-created as a Mobilgas fuel-delivery vehicle
The Pick of the Day is a 1930 Model A restored as a police ‘paddy wagon’ that seems accurate for the era
Founded in 1973, Rootlieb Manufacturing produces metal hoods and other panels for the collector car restoration industry. The Pick of the Day is a 1928 Ford Model A Rootlieb Speedster.
Once again, the Hagerty crew has created a drivable automobile in just 100 hours and sourced completely from the piles of used parts at the Hershey Swap Meet.
The idea of Hagerty’s Swap to Street Challenge sprouted from a simple concept often heard at the Hershey Swap Meet, that you could build an entire car from the used parts.
‘I’m a Ramblin’ Wreck from Georgia Tech and a hell of an engineer…”