All the components are new- alternator, heat and air system, hoses etc. The interior is finished in white naugahyde with red piping. I will include a new fender panel with the sale of the truck plus many other extra parts I have. Gas filler relocated to the bed. Other included parts are:New wood bed kit unstained pine along with stainless steel strips and bolts to finish bed. Has great options that make it a great driver. Features include disc brakes, a lowered suspension, air conditioning, a reupholstered interior, an 18 gallon gas tank, and more.
Cushioned steering wheel is on a tilt column. With high-speed needs and 156 corners to carve a set of 18-inch Billet Specialties B-Forged wheels are wrapped with sticky low-profile Nitto rubber to complete the formula. Inspired by those around him he honed his skills as the years passed, eventually taking on the build of a 1931 Ford pickup with his dad. Jambs are just as slick as the outside, new weatherstrips. Only 4 hours of various washes to get the look I wanted. By then best times to the top were established in the 8-minute range.
Features include upgraded air conditioning, a serpentine belt conversion, and powered brakes. This era of trucks also saw a greater availability of creature comfort options—especially power steering, power brakes and air conditioning—helping to transition pickups into becoming second cars. The turning point however came from seeing a number of older friends successfully take on Pikes Peak. The speedometer was replaced during the rebuild and 8560 miles have been added since. Starting with a 2002 block massaged to perfection by Auto Machine of St. Custom touches include a red metal flake dashboard with a matching Moon steering wheel on a chrome steering column. The seller recently installed a new gas tank with a boxed frame rail at the end of the bed for protection.
Those later years saw styling that was more mainstream looking, and those are generally most sought-out by collectors. Up front has disc brake upgrade. This is a gorgeous truck, wait til you see it in the sun. New cadium plated brake booster, new master and lines. Has air conditioning, power steering and disc brakes, cruise, tilt, stereo etc. The final icing was added by Fastlane Wraps of Chebanse who laid out the eye-catching artwork across the cab and bed to complete the look. Speedometer needle has fallen inside the dash.
Finally, another truck to put on my shelf. Bottom of cab is coated with color matched chip gaurd. Promoted by Spencer Penrose who awarded the first Penrose trophy to Ray Lentz with a finished time of 20:55. . The shift lever has been relocated to the floor, a stereo was installed in the glove box, and chrome dash inserts with aftermarket gauges have been added. The chassis is all satin black smooth metal.
New gas line was run through the frame and a cut off valve and filter installed at the tank. For Justin Nichols of Watseka, Illinois, growing up in an automotive family the majority of his earliest memories revolve around working in the home garage with his dad and friends surrounded by hopped-up V-8s. Coil springs brought up the rear in place of the leafs installed prior to 1960. Here is a site you have to see for some great truck ideas. Inside the bed also has the same glass finish paint on dent free straight metal. All the glass has been replaced with tinted. Some are just ways to make the old stuff last a little longer.
Lights windshield wipers and blinkers work. When you look at the world of motorsports you can easily reference racing formats that include quarter-mile, oval, land speed, and road course, to name but a few. The painted factory-applied frame stamp can be seen above. Has turbo 350 auto trans. Styling is a hit or miss affair for the earlier years 1960-62 , with wrap-around windshields and their unique hoods that are all but impossible to find as replacements. The bed was recently relined with new wood and hardware. The air conditioning controls and vents neatly installed utilizing factory controls.
The original radiator has been replaced with an aluminum. Styling updates included a switch back to dual headlights in 1962. This is an atempt to record some of those ideas and provide a place to view them. The bed was my favorite. Recent work consists of a tune up with new spark plugs.