1932 Ford Roadster Curbside Frame Rails Stretched 2 1/2 in. and narrowed Super Bell 4' Tube Axle Durant Monoleaf Spring Flat Front Crossmember Vega Box 9' Ford 3:89 Gear Rear Suspension Posies Quarter Eliptic Spring with P&J Upper Trianguler 4 bar Pete & Jakes Shocks Front & Rear ( chrome ) Custom front shock mounts ( behind axle ) Pete & Jakes Hair Pins Chrome Body Brookville, with trunk Brookville shell & painted insert Hagan Hood stretched 2 1/2 in. 4' Chopped Windshield Rod Tops International Custom Top 1 off 16 Gallon Tanks Gas Tank 37 Ford taillights w/ custom mounts Stewart Warner Gauges & Tach with custom panel Wilwood Disc Brakes with slotted & vented rotors all around & E-brake Many subtle body modifications Drive Train 1969 396/ 402 BBC 30 over Keith Black pistons Crane cam 510 / 512 Weiand intake polished, smoothed, and coated Edelbrock carb Custom exhaust 2 1/2 in. Walker radiator. The car runs cool... Tremec 5 speed .68 overdrive Weber clutch, flywheel, and Pressure plate Pete and Jakes Master Cylinder and Slave Cylinder Saftey Bellhousing Professionally Built by Doug Klann & Crew (Slims Hot Rods) Freeland Michigan Fresh car with 750 break in miles, stored in climate controlled building. Perfect fit and finish, Glasurit base coat clear coat paint. Stunning car. Brian Brennan Street Rodder Magazine Editor's Pick NSRA Appreciation Day
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.
Exotic styling. Limited production numbers. Breakthrough technology.