If this rod does not have Old School Style and Nostalgic Appeal, I am not sure what does? Open Top, Slick Black, Classic Multi Hued Flames, Vintage Pin-Striping, Red Leather, Big/Little Steelies with Wide Whites and a Healthy Bowtie V8 with 1958 Corvette Fuel Injection! One "Righteous Roadster", for sure Dude! Built and owned by a well known Mid-West Engine Builder and Show Car Specialist! Talk about get attention, once loaned to the Moon-Eyes Company for product display @ the Back to the 50's in Minneapolis (see sub page shots)!! An authentic & unmistakable 1950's style that will carry on for generations!
Tuned to the Nuts and a Blast to Operate! Power is supported by a balanced and blueprinted Chevrolet 355 cubic inch small block fitted with Lunati Cam, Roller Rockers, 58 Corvette Fuel Injection, Corvette Dual Point Ignition, Chrome LimeFire Headers and fully detailed with plenty of Nostalgia Aluminum Dress! Power transfer is handled thru a Turbo Hydro 350 Auto Trans straight into a S-10 rear differential with 3.73 gears. The custom Chassis by Bob Southwick holds a Chromed Front Torsion Bar Suspension over a Chromed Dropped Axle, Rear Ladder Bars with Panhard Bar, Gas Shocks with Rear Air Bags, 53 Ford Drum Brakes (vented front brakes-finned aluminum GTO rear drums), Early Wheel Corp 15 x 4 Front, 15 x 8 Rear, Dog Dish Caps, Trim Rings and Wide White Radials!
The Speedway Motors 1926 Ford Roadster fiberglass body has been channeled, fitted with custom fiberglass windshield, 1939 Ford Tail-Lights and finished in PPG Black by Mike Gross. The hand laid pin-stripes were scripted by the famous automotive artist, Jenson Myers! The interior seating, side panels, dash and shifter boot are wrapped in fine Leather and hand sewn carpets. Completing the simple interior is a Lokar Shifter with Moon Piston Shift Knob, Leather wrapped Banjo Steering Wheel, Chrome Pedals and a 6 piece set of Classic Instruments! Whelp, there ya have it!
In closing, if you are the lucky new owner of this "Righteous Roadster" that's "Fast and Delirious" you will be rewarded with plenty of attention and good times, as it should be, this car always attracts crowds! Simply "Old is Hot & Old is New"! Bid with confidence, No Disappointments Here, you Old Car Nut! BUY NOW!
Known Items: Free and Clear Titled in the State of Iowa by the Owner/Builder! "Good Guys 1996 Righteous Roadster Pick" The rest speaks for itself! Good Luck! I offer No Guarantees, Only Opinions!