Stk#118 1934 Ford Coupe Convertible
Exterior: Slick & Straight yellow BC/CC paint. Fiberglass body, tan Convertible top is like new, dual outside mirrors, door handles, headlights, tear drop tail lights, Billet third brake light, polished license plate all look new. Tan Boot cover, rear plastic window in top, smooth firewall, custom frame painted black. Aluminum rims with knockoffs and BF Goodrich radial T/A tires that are like new. Stainless grill, dual exhaust with stainless exhaust tips, stainless steel exhaust. 4 wheel power disc brakes, 3.08 gear in the rear end, Mustang II front end with power rack, polished stainless steel steering linkage, chrome wiper arms, stainless gas tank. Custom drive shaft, gas tank filler neck in trunk. A real looker. Attention getter!
Interior: Bucks seats covered in custom two tone tan cloth. Custom Billet arm rest and cloth in tan. Billet door handles and window cranks, suicide door locks. Billet brake and dimmer switch, gas pedals. Lokar chrome brake handle, Lokar Automatic shifter. Custom Billet dash plates with white face Auto meter gauges. JVC AM/FM/CD player, custom A/C vents mounted in dash, Vintage heat and A/C control panel mounted on dash. Custom defrost vent covers on dash, tobacco color carpet. Speakers mounted behind seat. Convertible top folds down. Ford logo sill plates, Billet tilt column. Banjo type tan leather wrapped steering wheel, custom wiring. Seat belts. Looks new inside and a real beauty.
Engine: Jon Barrett Hot Rod Engines, 383 balanced and blue printed, Jon Barrett Billet valve covers, polished intake, OFT carb with Red anodized parts, Velocity stack with K&N Air cleaner, HEI distributor, Billet wire looms with Taylor 8 mm wires, Cool flex chrome upper and lower water hoses, Coolflex chrome heater hoses, polished A/C dryer, A/C braided wires, aluminum heads, chrome alternator, Billet brackets A/C and alternator, chrome power steering pump and cap, Billet pulleys, chrome water pump, Billet overflow tank, chrome mini master cylinder and power booster, aluminum radiator and Billet cap. Electric fan, Hugger block headers HPC, Lokar transmission tube and stick, Lokar oil tube and stick, belts, Lokar kick down and accelerator cable, anodized fuel line fittings, Automatic 700 R transmission. Beautiful! Guaranteed to get the looks!
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