Drive your Dream!!! Principles Only!! This is a Factory Five 1933 Roadster. Over 55k invested!! The 2008 SEMA Award the winning component car. Pro-built by one of the Progressive Automotive X-Prize "Wave" car team members! This positively gorgeous vehicle has not a ripple or misaligned panel. This vehicle has changed the way people think about "Stereotypical Hot Rods." From the powder coated race chassis, aluminum cockpit to the fiberglass body. Under this hood is a dressed up V8-302ci engine, coupled with aluminum heads, and roller rockers that produce 350hp. This vehicle has AOD-4 speed, a Ford 8.8 rear axle with 3.55 limited slip differential. Keeping with old world charm, the 33 has Coach doors, aka rear-hinged. The Cockpit is heat-shield insulated. The interior has supportive black seats with custom Factory-Five floor mats. 4 wheel Wilwood disc brakes. American racing rims-front 245/40zr17; back 285/40zr17. Ford ceramic racing headers coupled with stainless steel exhaust. Lokar shifter and custom armrests, mats and so much more....This is an Automatic Transmission for more space and comfort for your legs!! Show winner!! Showstopper!! Many special touches!!! Engine by Vaseleniuck Engine Development. This has the leg room for the taller folks due to the tranny is automatic! The headlights are mounted on the sturdier portion of the car, not the fenders where you can get vibration. Optima gel battery. Quality built. Electric trunk lock. Goregous, must see!! Mufflers wrapped.
This is the 21st in a 30-day countdown to Barrett-Jackson’s annual Las Vegas collector car auction
Hot rod and lowrider were projects after coming home from the wars
Introduced in 1908, the Ford Model T was hand-built until 1914 when it was then made on a moving assembly line.
Danny Shaffer of Bakersfield, California was awarded the FAST Revolution Award for his 1933 Ford Roadster powered by a Boss 520 at the Western Street Rod Nationals.
As the Goodguys Rod & Custom Association season launched with a major show this past weekend, lots of people are focusing on fun street rods as the way to go.
History takes many forms, and as with automobiles, an ever-changing progression of styles and tastes.
At the Street Rod Nationals East held at the York Expo Center in York, Pennsylvania, the National Street Rod Association, NSRA, chose five vehicles to be awarded the “Pro’s Pick.”
The International Show Car Association and the National Street Rod Association have announced two winners of the “ISCA Pick” award:
A pair of ’32 Ford highboy roadsters look ready to roar in the U.S. Postal Service’s latest nod to American car culture with its new Hot Rods Forever Stamps.