Facts & Figures
D. Mark Trostle
Plymouth, Michigan
1932 Ford Dearborn Deuce

CHASSIS
Frame / Manufacturer Lobeck's Hot Rod Parts (Cleveland, OH)
Wheelbase 106"
Modifications shortened & thinned framehorns; capped rear horns
Chassis plumbing stainless steel
Rearend / Ratio 9" Ford / 3.70:1
Rear suspension Aldan (Carson, CA) coilover shocks
Rear brakes Ford drum
Front suspension Super Bell (Peculiar, MO) axle, transverse monoleaf spring & hairpins
Front brakes SO-CAL Speed Shop (Pomona, CA) Buick drum-style hidden disc
Master cylinder GM power
Steering box Flaming River Industries (Berea, OH) Vega
Wheel covers Dayton Wire Wheel (Dayton, OH) knock-offs
Front wheel make, size Dayton Wire Wheel Triple Lace, 15x6"
Rear wheel make, size Dayton Wire Wheel Triple Lace, 17x7"
Front tire make, size Dunlop Racing, 5.50x15"
Rear tire make, size Dunlop Racing, 7.00x17"
Gas tank Tanks Inc. (Clearwater, MN)
Other chassis items notched front & C'd rear
ENGINE
Make Ford
Displacement 351 ci
Machining / Assembly by John Vermeersch (Detroit, MI)
Camshaft Ford Racing Performance Parts
Cooling fan SPAL 2,500 cfm
Radiator Walker Radiator Works (Memphis, TN)
Heads Ford SVO aluminum
Valve covers Holman Moody (Charlotte, NC)
Manifold / Induction Ford Racing Performance Parts / Holley (Bowling Green, KY) Avenger 670-cfm
Ignition Mallory Ignition (Cleveland, OH) Unilite
Headers Sanderson Headers (S. San Francisco, CA)
Exhaust / Mufflers stainless / Flowmaster (Santa Rosa, CA) Hushpower
TRANSMISSION
Make Tremec TKO-600
Clutch disc Centerforce (Prescott, AZ) clutch
Shifter Lokar Performance Products (Knoxville, TN) 12"
BODY
Body style / Material convertible / steel
Body manufacturer Dearborn Deuce (Branford, CT)
Body mods grille & hood line dropped 1", rolled rear pan
Hood Rootlieb (Turlock, CA)
Grille Brookville Roadster (Brookville, OH)
Bodywork American Speed Company (Plymouth, MI)
Paint type / Color PPG / Black
Painter American Speed Company
Graphics Gibb
Headlights / Taillights Guide / '39 Ford
Outside mirror SO-CAL Speed Shop swan neck
Other body items chrome by Finney Plating (Detroit, MI)
INTERIOR
Dashboard '32 Ford
Insert / Gauges Knecht Equipment Co. (Arlington, TX) / Classic Instruments (Boyne City, MI)
Air conditioning Vintage Air (San Antonio, TX) Mini Gen II
Wiring American Autowire (Bellmawr, NJ)
Steering wheel Juliano's Hot Rod Parts & Interior Products (Ellington, CT)
Steering column Juliano's Hot Rod Parts & Interior Products
Seats modified Wise Guys (Elkhart, IN) bench seat
Upholsterer Scott Clampet, American Speed Company
Material / Color leather / green
Carpet black, Bill Hirsch Mercedes-Benz