1933 Ford Roadster
Interior Details: Dash is steel hand painted woodgrain. Auto Meter gauges. Billet Specialties tilt column and steering wheel. Remote control radio, all leather interior, top bows are oak with stainless irons.
Exterior Details: Body is all steel with original hood and grill. Original ‘33 frame and box with ‘33 serial number. Painted ‘97 Ford red. Top is brown with Mercedes type cloth. Stainless steel bumpers and brackets with stainless gas tank.
Engine Detail: 302 Ford engine with approx. 3,000 miles, Holley quad performance carburetors and cam, serpentine belt system, powder coated hugger headers, stainless exhaust and electric fuel pump. Griffin radiator. Optima battery in rumble seat area. Transmission is a C-4 with shift kit.
Suspension Details: Front is stainless steel Kugel IFS with rack and pinion. Rear is a Jaguar IRS with Aldan American shocks and billet hubs. Wilwood brake system. Billet Specialties forged wheels with knock offs.
Electrical Details: Ron Francis wiring kit. Halogen headlights and LED tail and signal lights.
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.