Facts & Figures
Don Raker
High Point, North Carolina
1929 Ford lowboy roadster

CHASSIS
Frame / Manufacturer custom rectangular & round tube / Retro Rides by Rich (Archdale, NC)
Wheelbase 110.5"
Modifications frame drilled & under-slung
Chassis plumbing steel
Rearend / Ratio Chrysler / 3.73:1
Rear suspension custom four-bar & coilover
Rear brakes Chrysler 11" drum
Front suspension above-frame wishbone-mounted custom Retro Rides / Super Bell axle, transverse spring & '40 Ford spindles
Front brakes disc
Master cylinder '67 Mustang
Steering box VW Bus
Front wheel make, size Radir Tri-Rib (Montville, NJ), 15x4
Rear wheel make, size Radir Tri-Rib, 15x8
Front tire make, size U.S. Royal, 5.60/15
Rear tire make, size Radir Cheater Slicks, 10.0/15
Gas tank Speedway Motors (Lincoln, NE), 11-gal. spun aluminum
ENGINE
Make '70 Chevrolet
Displacement 350ci
Water pump Speedway Motors
Cooling fan electric
Radiator custom, copper / brass
Alternator Speedway Motors
Heads Chevrolet, iron
Valve covers vintage Cal Custom
Manifold / Induction Offenhauser 2x4 / (4) Rochester 2G
Carb scoops Speedway Motors
Ignition / Wires PerTronix (San Dimas, CA)
Headers Retro Rides-modified Speedway Motors
TRANSMISSION
Make '60 Chevrolet Powerglide
Converter GM
Shifter Retro Rides
Driveshaft custom, Piedmont Truck (Greensboro, NC)
BODY
Body style / Material roadster / fiberglass
Body manufacturer vintage Anderson Industries
Body mods sectioned 3"
Grille chopped '32 Ford
Bodywork Retro Rides
Paint type / Color acrylic lacquer / candy mint green
Painter Rich Oakley, Retro Rides by Rich
Striping Harrold Page (Winston-Salem, NC)
Headlights / Taillights Dietz / '50 Pontiac
Outside mirror eBay find
Other body items rear bellypan
INTERIOR
Insert / Gauges spun aluminum / Stewart Warner (Lancaster, PA)
Wiring Retro Rides
Steering wheel Grant Products (Glendale, CA)
Steering column Retro Rides
Interior mirror eBay find
Seats handcrafted
Upholsterer Bob Hill (Trinity, NC)
Material / Color vinyl / white, green
Carpet cut pile