This is a really good looking roadster pickup. Guess what? It's an
original it's all steel! Only 3,800 miles on a frame off
restoration. Its really well built. Has a great driveline and
suspension package. 355 Chevy, mild cam, Edelbrock intake and carb
with electric choke, HEI ignition, K&N filter and ceramic
coated headers with dual Flowmaster mufflers. The motor is
beautifully dressed with chrome and polished parts. Walker
radiator. Turbo 350 trans with a Lokar floor shifter. Up front it
has a 5 inch drop axle with four bar suspension and in back and has
tubular control arms with Billet adjustable shocks. Power front
disc brakes. Has really good looking staggered size aluminum
wheels, gives the truck a great stance. Beautiful glass finish
bright white paint job. The bodywork is excellent. I'm walking
around looking at the fit and finish, it gets better the closer I
look. Doors fit wonderfully. Has hand pinstriping, chrome bumpers,
chrome tilt out windshield, Ford step plates and original style
taillights. Bed has refinished oak and stainless hardware. Interior
has soft leather and cloth, a tilt cushion grip wheel and a full
set of matching VDO gauges. Convertible top easily lifts off. Even
the underside of this truck is in show quality condition. Has
finned aluminum oil pan. This is a great looking hot rod truck!
Power disc brakes
Wood stake sides
Tilt GT wheel
Torque Thrust wheels
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.