1940 Ford Other --
Wrapping a svelte leather interior in a polished Hot Hues profile this award-winning Ford is about a nice as hot rods come. Want to view the street rod scene from the best seat in the house? Take a close look at this awesome sedan! Owned by the same enthusiast since the mid 1970s this impressive Ford is the beneficiary of a detailed body-off restoration that wrapped in early 2013. During that 16-year build Lobeck's V8 Shop married original Ford steel to a quality Bitchin Products firewall and f...resh Bitchin Products floorpans. Successfully shored up the car's newly solid fuselage was bathed in a killer combination of PPG 2-stage that reflects DuPont Hot Hues Harvest Flame over DuPont Hot Hues Ginger Bronze. And in the summer of 2012 this Ford began an all-out assault on the East Coast show scene. Pop this classic's custom VW hood latch and you'll find six liters of General Motors small block that mixes road-ready reliability with effortless modern performance. Built to tear up the street and wow show goers alike that 2005-model mill employs a sturdy iron casting electronic fuel injection and coil-near-plug ignition to create sharp throttle response and immediate torque. Bottom-side a 2005-model 4L60E 4-speed spins power to a tough Ford 8.5-inch axle. That stout drivetrain rides a sturdy Lobeck chassis which mixes tubular control arms with traditional leaf springs. Modern power rack-and-pinion steering is a welcome addition. The car's power-assisted braking is solid thanks to color-keyed calipers and drums. And everything rides on polished Budnik wheels which spin 205/50R17 Yokohama S drives in front of 235/55R17 Yokohama S drives. With all the right mechanicals and tasteful looks that will always draw a crowd this slick sedan would be a great addition to any garage. Call click or visit for the chance to park it in yours!