Facts & Figures
Richard Hanson
Pleasant Hill, California
1928 Ford roadster pickup

Frame / Manufacturer Model A / Classic Street Rods (Ontario, CA)
Wheelbase 104"
Welding Don's Workshop (Pleasant Hill, CA)
Chassis plumbing Don's Workshop
Rearend / Ratio Ford 9", Currie Enterprises (Anaheim, CA) / 3.25:1
Rear suspension ladder bars, Pete & Jake's (Peculiar, MO), coilover dampers, QA1 Precision Products (Lakeville, MN)
Front suspension Pete & Jake's four bar, Magnum Axle Co. (Oakhurst, CA)
Steering Maval (Twinsburg, OH) Unisteer manual r&p
Brakes GM disc front; Ford drum rear, Currie Enterprises
Front wheel make, size Pete Paulsen's House of Wheels (French Camp, CA) OEM steel, 15x5
Rear wheel make, size Pete Paulsen's House of Wheels OEM steel, 16x6
Wheel covers polished screw-on spun aluminum disc, Mooneyes (Santa Fe Springs, CA)
Front tire make, size Mastercraft, P195/75R-15
Rear tire make, size Dunlop, 215/70R-16
Gas tank 29-gal, Summit Racing (Tallmadge, OH)
Make Chevrolet 350
Displacement 355ci (.030" bore)
Machining / Assembly Bill Sikes
Camshaft Bill Sikes, special
Water pump GM, Short
Engine fan Cooling Components Inc. (Memphis, TN)
Radiator Walker Radiator Works (Memphis, TN)
Manifold / Carburetor Edelbrock Performer (Torrance, CA) / Edelbrock 1450-series, 600-cfm
Distributor / Wires points-style window-cap GM / Standard Motor Products (Long Island, NY)
Headers block-hugger style, unknown make
Exhaust / Mufflers 2 1/2" steel, Broadway Muffler (Walnut Creek, CA) / Flowmaster (Santa Rosa, CA) Hush Power
Make GM TH350
Shifter 1940 Ford column, Lokar (Knoxville, TN) cable kit
Trans mods shift kit, Macy Automotive Inc. (Concord, CA)
Driveshaft Drive Line Service (Concord, CA)
Body style / Material roadster pickup / steel
Body manufacturer Ford
Body mods bitchin' recessed firewall, narrowed '40 Ford dash, windshield chopped & leaned back, windshield base molded to dash
Grille '32 Ford, Brookville Roadster Inc. (Brookville, OH)
Bodywork Cliff Hietman / Kiril Popov
Paint type / Color PPG / Black
Graphics Von Dutch style by Herb Martinez (Livermore, CA)
Headlights / Taillights Guide 682-C / '50 Pontiac
Dashboard '40 Ford
Insert / Gauges '40 Ford rebuilt by Lee Kelly
Wiring Ron Francis Wiring (Chester, PA)
Steering wheel '40 Ford, LeCarra Inc. (Oneida, TN)
Steering column '40 Ford
Seats Glide Engineering (Rancho Cucamonga, CA)
Upholsterer Armand's Auto Upholstery Inc. (Walnut Creek, CA)
Material / Color Naugahyde Brand Fabric (Nappanee, IN) / red & white
Carpet red nylon cut loop
Seatbelts Armand's Auto Upholstery Inc.