Facts & Figures
Mike Frisk
North Vancouver, BC, Canada
1954 Chevrolet Bel Air

Frame / Manufacturer hat-section parallel-rail / General Motors
Modifications Camaro front clip grafted to existing chassis; C-notched over rear axle
Rearend / Ratio GM S-10 4x4 10-bolt w/ limited slip / 3.73:1
Rear suspension de-arched leafs, lowering blocks & air springs
Front suspension ’79 Chevrolet Camaro (front steer); 2” dropped spindles; air springs
Master cylinder dual-circuit under-floor w/ booster
Steering box Saginaw 605 (stock Camaro)
Wheel make, size Wheel Vintiques (Fresno, CA), 64-Series O.E., 15x5 (front); 15x6 (rear)
Wheel covers spider caps, Mooneyes (Santa Fe Springs, CA)
Tire make, size Coker Classics, 6.70-15
Gas tank 15-gal. titanium, recovered from MQ-1 Predator unmanned aerial vehicle
Make ’79 Chevrolet, overhauled by Krylon (Sherwin-Williams) (Cleveland, OH)
Displacement 350ci
Crankshaft cranks
Generator generates
Water pump pumps
Pistons don’t work
Rockers owner & Laurie Peterson
Valve covers vintage Edelbrock (Torrance, CA)
Manifold / Induction OEM iron / Rochester Quadrajet
Ignition / Wires GM HEI / Standard Motor Products suppression-type
Headers stock rear-dump iron manifolds
Exhaust / Mufflers 2” steel / glasspacks
Other engine facts likes long walks on the beach, holding hands & revival movie houses
Make ’86 GM 700-R4 automatic overdrive
Modification shift kit; Corvette servo
Shifter ’54 Chevrolet standard transmission, 2/3 gear arm
Driveshaft shortened Camaro
Body style / Material Bel Air / steel
Body manufacturer Fisher Body Works
Body mods chopped 3 3/8”; door edges & hood corners rounded; ’55 Chevrolet fender spears;
’49-51 Ford rear glass & frame; valances modified to fit ’56 Chevrolet bumpers;
custom-made skirts. All by Laurie Peterson (Vancouver, BC, Canada)
Bodywork Laurie Peterson
Paint type / Color Sikkens Car Refinishes urethane w/ clear / Argonaut Golden Fleece
Headlights / Taillights ’56 Oldsmobile / ’56 Packard
Bumpers ’56 Chevrolet
Dashboard stock, w/ matte-finish clear
Gauges stock; Sun tachometer w/ external control box
Steering wheel '62 Chevrolet Impala
Steering column '54 Chevrolet, manual w/ 3/4 shift lever operating overdrive automatic transmission
Material / Color standard Naugahyde & glitter Zodiac (Nappanee, IN) / white & gold
Carpet black nylon-loop
Seatbelts Beams Industries Inc. (Oklahoma City, OK)