472 CI Cadillac Engine,Disc Brakes,Power Steering, Posi-9" Rear End, Aux Battery. Custom Welded; Gas Tank and Tool Box in front of Wheel Wells, Speaker Boxes for 12 inch woofers (under the bucket seats) 6x9's in the doors and 4" tweeters up high.
Engine is a 1970 Cadillac 472 recently rebuilt (under 5,000 miles) has high-rise aluminum manifold and cast valve covers. Lots of power, great for pulling any trailers; boat trailers, campers, toy haulers or work trailers. Truck is fast when unburdened and fun to drive. Front Brakes are recently replaced (Calipers and Rotors). Rear-end is a Ford 9 inch (modified for chevy frame) with 3:25 ratio, Positraction, heavy duty axles (31 spline) and bearings.
I drove this truck for 30 years and with a little care it will go for 30 more years. I worked as a welder and was able to do many professional welding upgrades during that time. This truck is ready to go down the road and ready to be tricked-out any way you desire.
Process includes replacing 6-cylinder with big V8 and moving the steering wheel to the ‘right’ side
Chevy Apache replicates an example of a small fleet used to haul motorcycles to Southern California dealerships
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There is just something so inherently cool about trucks from the mid to late ‘50s.
The adventures and foolishness of youth. Everyone has that childhood friend whom their wife disapproves. I would imagine I have been that for a few of my lifelong friends — natch. I had such a friend; his name was Marcus. We had a rather wild weekend up at Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin, in a car very […]
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In July 2019, my cancer returned after six years, which also caused me to retire from my law enforcement career of some 36 years. I then started a treatment plan and in October, on my birthday, I couldn’t even eat any cake my wife, Kate, had gotten. So I sat in the corner and just […]
The coronavirus pandemic is having a major impact on automotive events, many of which are being canceled or postponed. Here are the latest announcements: The Mitty vintage racing weekend, scheduled for April 23-26 at Michelin Raceway Road Atlanta, has been canceled. In addition, the Historic Sportscar Racing Fall Histories, originally scheduled for September 23-26, will […]
This ClassicCars.com Marketplace featured listing is a 1965 Shelby Daytona Coupe (Factory Five reproduction) for sale in Lake Havasu City, Arizona. The Shelby is the legendary race car that you can’t afford. On the other hand, this is refined, modern, and street-legal version of the same car from Factory Five Racing, which is the next best […]