Rochester Hills, MI
Year, Make & Model
1949 Ford F-1 Truck
How long have you owned this vehicle?
Where/how did you find this vehicle
Our truck has been in our family since 1957, and in a barn in Alabama for 20 years partially restored when we pulled it back to Michigan to turn it into what we have now.
Any projects planned for this vehicle in the future?
New Dart Heads, manifold and the all new Atomic EFI from MSD
Has this vehicle won any awards?
1st place at AutoRama and 1st place at the Bearing Burners Show at the GM Tech Center...pretty cool because it is a Ford with a Ford engine.
Have you raced it? If so, where and when?
Engine size and Horsepower
347 c.i. Ford; 350 HP
Tell us about any engine modifications
Scat Rotating Assembly; Mahle Pistons; Hedman Hedders; Be Cool Radiator Module
Transmission Type and Modifications
Rear axle ratio and modifications
Ford 9" with 3.50 Motive Gears and an Eaton True Trac differential
Heidts Superride Mustang II with Air Ride Shockwaves
Total Cost Involved 4-link - polished with Air ride Shockwaves
Willwood discs with Billet Calipers
Wheels and Tires
Billet 20" in the rear and 18" in the front
Tell us about the vehicle's unique options or features, either factory or aftermarket
With the exception of the running boards and bed, all the metal is original on this truck. Other than that, everything else is custom.