Facts & Figures
Ken Smith
West Linn, Oregon
1932 Ford roadster
Chassis
Frame / Manufacturer FoMoCo
Modifications ’30 Ford front crossmember & 1” C-notch rear
Rearend / Ratio ’34 Ford 3.78
Rear suspension ’34 Ford de-arched spring
Rear brakes ’46 Ford ’59 Buick drums
Front suspension stock ’32 Ford de-arched spring
Front brakes ’46 Ford ’59 Buick drums
Master cylinder ’61 Chev pickup
Power brakes Midland booster
Steering box ’56 Ford pickup
Wheel covers stock Ford
Front wheel make, size early Ford, 15x5
Rear wheel make, size early Ford, 15x6
Front tire make, size BFGoodrich, 590x15
Rear tire make, size BFGoodrich, 820x15
Engine
Make Oldsmobile
Displacement 371ci
Machining / Assembly Damascus Auto Service (Damascus, OR)
Pistons Ohio
Camshaft Engle Racing Cams (Santa Monica, CA)
Water pump shortened ’57 Oldsmobile
Cooling fan 15” six-blade
Radiator stock ’32 Ford
Generator ’57 Corvette tach drive generator
Valves / Springs Ferrea Racing Components (Fort Lauderdale, FL) / Crower Cams & Equipment (San Diego, CA)
Rockers McGerk
Valve covers Moon (Santa Fe Springs, CA)
Manifold / Induction Offenhauser Tri-power
Carburetors Holley 2100 (3)
Ignition / Wires Mallory 7mm
Exhaust / Mufflers stainless / DynoMax (Monroe, MI)
Other engine facts Stelling & Hellings air cleaners
Transmission
Make Cadillac
Clutch disc, stock ’57 Olds
Pressure plate stock ’57 Olds
Shifter stock ’37 Cadillac
Overdrive BorgWarner four-gear R-11
Driveshaft closed
Body
Body style / Material roadster / steel
Body manufacturer FoMoCo
Body mods door handles removed
Hood stock, louvered & blistered
Grille stock ’32
Bodywork Mike McKinnett (Portland, OR)
Paint type / Color PPG / Black
Painter Mike Dietz (Canby, OR)
Headlights / Taillights Arrow 775 H / ’39 Ford
Interior
Dashboard stock '32
Radio Stewart Warner/Firestone early '30s tube radio
Wiring stock, early Ford
Steering wheel '36 Ford
Seats stock LeBaron Bonney
Upholsterer Jeff Martin (Portland, OR)
Material / Color stock leather / tan