For Sale: 1923 Ford T Bucket in Kentwood, Michigan

Vehicle Description

GR Auto Gallery is pleased to present this custom 1923 Ford T Bucket for your consideration. This T-Bucket comes in a very nice black paint job and a two-tone red and black interior. Powering this Ford is a freshly built 327ci V8 paired to a 400 turbo transmission. This T-Bucket features; 1932 Ford Grill-Shell chopped down 6 inches, aluminum radiator, Edelbrock heads, Thumper cam, Edelbrock crab, 10 bolt Chevy rear end, 3.42 gears, custom windshield, 1932 Ford cowl lights, custom side scoops, Autometer Gauges, seatbelts, Hildebrand front wheels, Cragaer wheels, Dr. Rue pinstripes, 13-gallon fuel tank. If you are in the market for a well-done great running T-Bucket, look no further! Drive this one out of our showroom or have us assist with shipping it to you anywhere in the United States! Don't hesitate to give us a call with any questions or for more information.

Model Ts were hot-rodded and customized from the 1920s on, but the T-bucket was specifically created and named by Norm Grabowski in the 1950s.[citation needed] This car was named Lightning Bug,[citation needed] better known as the Kookie Kar, after being redesigned by Grabowski and appearing in the TV show 77 Sunset Strip, driven by character Gerald "Kookie" Cookson. The exposure it gained led to numerous copies being built. A genuine T-bucket has the two-seater body of a Model T roadster (with or without the turtle deck or small pickup box), this "bucket"-shaped body shell gives the cars their name. A Model T-style radiator is usually fitted, and even these can sometimes be barely up to the task of cooling the large engines fitted. Windshields, when fitted, are vertical glass like the original Model T.Today, T-buckets remain common. They generally feature an enormous engine for the size and weight of the car, generally a V8, along with tough drivetrains to handle the power and large rear tires to apply that power to the road. The front wheels are often much narrower than the rear wheels and are often motorcycle wheels.

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Gr Auto Gallery, LLC and our sister company, Wheelz Sales and Leasing Inc. makes every effort to represent each vehicle accurately and with integrity. We also welcome third party inspections when necessary. Although we try to do our very best to be accurate in our description writing we are human and do make mistakes. Unless otherwise noted, All vehicles are sold AS IS, No Warranty Expressed or Implied. All sales final.

Vehicle Details

  • 1923 Ford T Bucket
  • Listing ID:CC-1538084
  • Price:$25,900
  • Location:Kentwood, Michigan
  • Year:1923
  • Make:Ford
  • Model:T Bucket
  • Exterior Color:BLACK
  • Interior Color:Red
  • Transmission:Automatic
  • Odometer:4386
  • Stock Number:BW2446
  • VIN:MICH77367

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GR Auto Gallery
4722 50th Street SE
Kentwood, MI 49512
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