This incredibly exquisite Street Rod was the feature vehicle
calendar cover of the 2007 Meguiar's calendar, and also the feature
vehicle displayed on a Meguiar’s Premium Care Gift Kit box. This
car is a wonderful blend of old school style with modern
The mirror body is Ford “All Steel” smoothed to perfection. Modifications include 2.5” sectioned hood, hidden hinges, flush headlights and tail lights, all body trim removed, shaved door handles with remote access, V-butt windshield, floor and firewall by “Bitchin” products with 12” rear tubs and custom billet hinges.
It’s supported by a stout “TCI” Pro Street Chassis fitted with polished 4 Link rear suspension, Ford 9” differential housing, “Aldan” coil-cover shocks, fully independent front suspension, Rack n Pinion power steering, chrome tubular control arms, polished billet spindles and backing plates, polished “Wilwood” 4 Wheel Power disc brakes, polished stainless steel 20 gallon fuel tank.
Transferring the power in a GM Turbo 400 automatic with “B&M” torque converter and transmission cooler, aluminum “Inland” drive line…this baby rolls out on huge “Budnik” custom wheels wrapped with phat “Mickey Thompson” Sportsman radial rubber….and so much more!
It’s award winning beauty is backed up by awards and trophies including Voted Outstanding Elegance Award by Blackie Gejeia and Paul Evert’s 2003, Best Ford at the 8th Annual Silverado Days Car Show 2004, Award of Excellence at the Goodguys Del Mar Nationals 2005, 1st Place at the Grand National Roadster Show 2008 in Pomona, and 1st Place Muckenthaler Rod and Custom Show 2008…and so many more!
The stylish 1937 Ford is a popular platform for custom hot rods and race cars, the engines commonly replaced with small-block Chevy V8s, such as the Pick of the Day
This old Ford two-door sedan is truly a veteran, not just as an original survivor and bona fide ‘barn find,’ but as an actual Army veteran of World War II.
The gigantic Goodguys hot-rod show last weekend at WestWorld has me psyched for cool custom cars.
Silver-colored cars featured on Hollywood’s golden shopping street
It was an immersive weekend of vintage moto-culture
The Pick of the Day is a rare and luxurious touring car with a brawny American engine
The Fast & the Furious would have been a very different movie if not for Craig Lieberman
In other museum news, Bicester Heritage stages an inaugural event, The Great Race launches in Buffalo and heads for Nova Scotia
Considered to be the most-valuable automobile ever offered at public auction, the iconic race car is valued at $45 million