1930 Ford Model A custom street rod, gorgeous burgundy metallic paint on custom gray cloth buckets, AM/FM stereo, A/C, tilt wheel, Grant GT wheel, VDO guages, black vinyl top, 400 C.I. V-8, Holley 4 barrel carburetor, GM HEI distributor, K&N air filter, Holley aluminum intake manifold, Accel plug wires, chrome valve covers, aluminum crank and water pump pulleys, polished aluminum hi-output alternator, electric fan, TH350 automatic transmission with deep caste aluminum pan, front discs, power brakes, chrome coil over shocks, Chevy 10 bolt rear end, B&M Quicksilver shifter, 4-link suspension, polished Americans, this is a beautiful custom street rod, rock solid, runs and drives beautifully, ready to cruise the water front or win a few trophies at the car show! get it before the goofy guy down the street does! Priced to sell quick, just $35,950.00
The antique truck has been re-created as a Mobilgas fuel-delivery vehicle
The Pick of the Day is a 1930 Model A restored as a police ‘paddy wagon’ that seems accurate for the era
Founded in 1973, Rootlieb Manufacturing produces metal hoods and other panels for the collector car restoration industry. The Pick of the Day is a 1928 Ford Model A Rootlieb Speedster.
Once again, the Hagerty crew has created a drivable automobile in just 100 hours and sourced completely from the piles of used parts at the Hershey Swap Meet.
The idea of Hagerty’s Swap to Street Challenge sprouted from a simple concept often heard at the Hershey Swap Meet, that you could build an entire car from the used parts.
‘I’m a Ramblin’ Wreck from Georgia Tech and a hell of an engineer…”
Often a popular car to turn into a classic hot rod, the 1930 Ford Model A was created to help Ford maintain a strong presence in the market during a time when other cars began to be more affordable and practical.
“Dry lake” means something different in Southern California than it does in the rest of the world. Speed-obsessed hot rodders since the late 1940s have viewed the flat, dusty expanses of prehistoric lake beds as perfect places to go fast.