WW2 P-47 THUNDERBOLT BELLY TANK STREET ROD DRY LAKE BARN FIND
Price: US $5,500.00 Item location: Camarillo, California, United States
- Condition: Used
- Make: Other Makes
- Type: Convertible
- Trim: WW2 and 1930's
- Year: 1957
- Mileage: 1,286
- Engine size: V8 CHEVY 350
- Number of cylinders: 8
- Transmission: Muncie 4 Speed
- Drive type: CRAZY FAST
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1957 Other Makes WW2 and 1930'sWW2 P-47 Thunderbolt 150 gal. Drop Fuel Tank with Original Paint.
Transformed into a Street Rod. 1957 Chevy donor car for parts and title.
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This is a Custom built Street Legal Street Rod. I drive to shows and around town or down the freeway.Runs exhalant at any speed. Crazy Fun to drive. "Fast" is an understatement. Austin Healey front end, with disk brakes. Classic Chevy rear axle 3:07 gear +- with large Disk brakes with E-brake option.Custom-built Frame, suspension. Frame Rails hold coolant for fan system.Coil over suspension and AH up front, gives you a great ride and handling.4 Wheel Disk give you the stopping power you will need at any speed.Custom Design "Nuespeed" springs keeps everything smooth as glass.New Rebuilt Chevy 350 new World S/R heads mild cam. All new parts.
CHEVY 350 - 4 SPEED - 3:07 CHEVY REAR AXLE
Designed in relation to "Mister Toads Wild Ride" D-land took it out, had to make my own.
Full electrical system, H/L beam headlights with turn signals. Running lights
Built with all new wiring and fuse block, duel fans and switchs, elect. fuel pump, Full engine gauges, Turn signal Sw. High Beam/ Low Beam with HB indicator and horn.
Frame; 2x4 rec. Tubing .120 or thicker on bracing and cross members."Liquid Filled" - aprox. 12 gal. coolant. Heat shielded for driver seat.Very stabl, sure footed to the ground. Very high speeds not a problem.
Drive line; Old School; 350 Chevy - engine was design /built for this car. World S/R Heads all New parts inside.Mild cam - Pump gas compression. Great Low rpm. Torque.Muncie 4 Speed with Comp. + Shifter works flawlessly. Any RPM.Old Style Chevy rear axle with ladder bars. Coil Over Shocks/Light springs.
Suspension / Brakes;Austin Healy steering, suspension and brakes designed for a 2600lb car. Recalibrated for a 1200lbs.Springs (custom progressive) gives a smooth, great handling ride.Rear adj. Coil Over shocks with #115 springs. 10.5 vented Disk brakes. Perfect combination for this car, once you learn to master this car. It is unbelievable the thingsyou can do.
Cooling System;Air tight tested Frame is filled with Anticorrosion / Coolant aprox. 12 gallons than crosses rail to 2 BusDouble Pass Heater Cores with duel10" elect. fansback to other side rail.Large Plate style Oil Cooler set radiator style for added cooling.Hot summer day is not an issue, most times under #200 slow traffic oil cooler doesn't chill as good.
Note to All Drivers;This is built for Shows, as you see there are no air bags or safety equipment. This car drives great but careful you don't kill yourself.This car is a driver; with that said. There might be small scratches or dings.If you are Large in size you will not fit, Tall can readjust for knee space, a little.