This 1940 Ford 1GC 1/2 Ton 2 Door Pickup (Stock # F13179) is available in our Fairfield, CA showroom and any inquiries may be directed to us at 707-419-8200 or by email at Sales@SpecialtySales.com. Show-Stopping 1940 Ford 1GC 1/2 Ton PickupNew to our Fairfield showroom is this spectacular 1940 Ford pickup finished in stunning raspberry paint with a matching raspberry and grey leather interior. It is powered by a 350 Chevy V-8 engine built by Arizona Speed and Marine with an Edelbrock Hi-Rise manifold and Edelbrock carburetor, plus it is mated to a built Turbo 350 Automatic Transmission. The 3.25 to 1 ratio Ford 9" posi rear end keeps it purring away at highway speeds. It is also loaded with features such as power rack and pinion steering, power disc brakes, power windows and a hood vent along with an aluminum power operated tonneau cover. You’ll also find a gorgeous matching leather interior with vintage a/c and custom gauges. True Nut & Bolt Restoration to Concours StandardsThis 1940 Ford 1GC 1/2 Ton Pickup rides on a Heidt's Mustang Independent Front Suspension and a Weedetr leaf spring assembly in the rear. The tires are 15" BF Goodrich T/A radials mounted on Torque-Thrust wheels, and all the trim was done by Bob Drake Reproductions as well. The bed is finished in beautiful oak with powder coated stainless runners and the list goes on- a Valley stainless gas tank, a GM tilt steering column, an Alpine Stereo System and so much more. This is simply an incredible performance pickup that has best in class potential.In terms of actual performance, it would be hard to imagine finding a more desirable classic at double the current asking price. This beauty handles like a modern pickup while cruising along the California Coastline and people literally stop and stare in awe at its physique. In fact, this may be the nicest show truck we’ve seen all year and in our industry, that’s definitely a bold statement.A Ridiculously Good Value at the Current Asking PriceOverall, this 1940 Ford 1GC 1/2 Ton is a pristine, investment grade quality classic that will leave even the most discerning of collectors virtually speechless. In our opinion, this is easily one of the nicest pickups in the nation at this time within the current price range, so do not be surprised when it disappears quickly. The photos do this one absolutely no justice at all, so come see it for yourself and expect to fall in love. For more information about this vehicle, visit our Fairfield, California showroom, give us a call at 707-419-8200, or email us at Sales@SpecialtySales.com. Be sure to mention *Stock # * as well.The information presented for this vehicle is deemed reliable, but is not guaranteed as a basis of purchase. The Buyer should make a thorough, independent inspection and investigation of the vehicle prior to purchase.