Chassis number: 51LA39108M
The 1949–51 Mercury is considered by many enthusiasts to be the defi nitive custom car. Its somewhat bulbous stock shape and semi-slab sides were the perfect canvas for a legion of talented California customizers, led by Sam and George Barris, and joined by Gil and Al Ayala, Gene Winfi eld and countless others.
Designer Harry Bradley, writing in the January 1991 issue of Rod & Custom, noted that the original ’49 Mercury design “was a tentative combination Read More
Chassis number: 6232191984
- All-original body panels sporting 80% original paint
- Body is laser-straight, and the finish is amazingly fl awless for a 48-year-old car
- Chrome and brightwork are fabulous
- Interior is all original and beautiful
- Driveline is modifi ed and now sports a 680-hp Hemi, runs on pump gas
- Dana 60 rear is frame-connected all the way to the front wheel struts with an eight-point roll cage
- Four-wheel Wilwood disc brakes, American Torque racing wheels with Hoosier radials
- Hoosier Read More
Chassis number: 3H15F236541
- AACA Senior First Place winner
- Rare Sprint with 260 V8, factory tachometer, wire wheel covers, buckets and console
- No expense was spared on this very detailed restoration
Chassis number: 00867S104420
George Reed of Illinois was a gentleman racer in the traditional sense of the term — wealthy, commanding and fi ercely competitive. By the late 1950s, he had already made a name for himself as a driver with strong fi nishes at Sebring, Nassau, Cumberland, Road America, Watkins Glen and Wilmot Hills.
In addition to his racing exploits, Reed was the owner of RRR Motors in Homewood, IL. RRR was not only a distributor for Ferraris, Alfa Read More
Chassis number: 181727931
This Dearborn Deuce all-steel body rod is powered by a complete chrome and polished 454-ci big-block Chevy that’s been bored 0.060 over. It has polished aluminum Edelbrock heads and polished 650 Holley carburetors. The transmission is a Turbo 350, and it has a Ford nine-inch rear end with 3.56 gears.
Additionally, this rod is equipped with Wilwood disc brakes in the front and a set of Supreme wheels with “cheater” slicks. But the aesthetic details are truly Read More
Chassis number: 5F08D110588
Engine number: C6AE6015C
Introduced in April 1964 at the New York World’s Fair, and conceived by Lee Iacocca, the Ford Mustang created an overnight nationwide sensation. It offered a winning combination of sporting performance, personal luxury and crisp styling that spawned a new “Pony Car” market and encouraged stiff competition from Detroit’s other major automakers. Part of the Mustang’s appeal was the wide range of options; Ford offered the ability to truly personalize a Mustang. A Read More
Chassis number: 446370H273985
This particular Buick GSX has been the recipient of a meticulous, concours-grade, nut-and-bolt restoration and is one of the finest examples available. It has been nationally judged twice and was the recipient of the Concours/Restored Gold award at the Buick GS Nationals. It has spent its recent restored life in a museum and private collection.
It has its original matching-numbers engine, transmission and rear differential, and is finished in the stunning original Code Q-Q color of Saturn Read More
Chassis number: 9JSF2075
This truck features a true patina finish that only Mother Nature can produce. There is a small-block Chevy V8 under the hood with air conditioning, power steering, power disc brakes, power windows, great tunes and a clean and custom interior. The cab is fully Dynamatted for a quiet ride. Many unique and custom items can be found on this truck, from the horseshoe rear bumper to the spur hood ornament. This truck is totally fun and reliable Read More
This Mustang was built in 1965–66 and ran Division Five until October 17, 1971, when it was retired. The best time it ran was 9.97 at 137.4 mph, with a weight of 3,150 lbs with a driver, in Denver. It has always been a race car, so it has never seen bad weather. The body is perfect — never any rust, never wrecked and always garaged. It was found in June 2000, in a metal building 40 miles east of Read More
Chassis number: 6078798
Engine number: SE8458
In 1934, the entire DeSoto lineup featured Chrysler Corporation’s new streamlined Airflow design.
Walter P. Chrysler expected the streamlined and futuristic Airflow models to take the nation by storm and reap huge profits. A design far ahead of its time, the Airflow featured built-in headlamps and wider front seats that could accommodate three adults abreast. The hood was extended past the front axle, and the rear fenders had full fender skirts. There was Read More