For Sale: 1964 Ford Race Car in Kissimmee, Florida

Auction Vehicle

Vehicle Description

This vehicle is being sold as Lot No. S135.1. - The 'Nazy Crate' 1964 Thunderbolt - 56th Thunderbolt built out of 100 - 427 high riser engine with two 4V induction with air box and intake hoses - Doug Nash top loader transmission - Detroit Locker 5.13 rear end - Rear traction lift bars and cross member - Original fiberglass fenders, hood, aluminum front bumper, plexiglass side windows, radio, heater and sealer delete - Larger tires permitted by NHRA in Super Stock if original sheet metal remained - Rear frame rails removed, repositioned and narrowed the original trunk floor and gas tank to meet NHRA qualification standards and retains original sheet metal - Comprehensive restoration by Randy DeLisio of Lyons, New York in 2007 - Featured in Cars Magazine December 1974 and 6-page spread in Hemmings Muscle Machine Magazine August 2008 - Mattel Corp. selected the car for its Drag Strip Demons series which was released in 2012 - Three Nazy Crate Hot Wheels cars are included with the sale - Comprehensive restoration photos - Photos of first build and of Howie Nisgor applying the same graphics he did 32 years prior during the 2007 restoration - Detailed ownership history - Purchased new at Wayne Jones Ford in Leakesville, North Carolina by Lloyd Quisenbury - Raced by Gene Lunsford, a mechanic at the dealership - Second owner was a Mr. Luckadoo - Third owner was Jonny Allen Winnegar from Salem, Va. - Fourth owner was Tom Caldara, who owned the car from 1974-2006 - Raced by Ford fanatic Nate Cohen - Purchased by Randy DeLisio in 2006 - Extensive receipts and paperwork
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Vehicle Details

  • Listing ID:CC-927937
  • Year:1964
  • Make:Ford
  • Model:Race Car
  • Exterior Color:Yellow/Red
  • Interior Color:Black
  • Stock Number:FL0117-S135.1