Facts & Figures
Mike and Carrie Swanson
Yorba Linda, California
1954 Chevrolet Bel Air convertible

Frame / Manufacturer Chevrolet
Wheelbase 115”
Modifications powder coated
Chassis plumbing stainless steel
Rearend / Ratio 1999 Ford Crown Victoria 8.8” / 3.55:1
Rear suspension Total Cost Involved (Ontario, CA) 4-link w/ coil over shocks
Rear brakes drum
Front suspension Total Cost Involved Mustang II IFS w/ 2” drop
Front brakes GM disc
Master cylinder Total Cost Involved
Steering box power rack and pinion
Front wheel make, size Budnik Fontana (Huntington Beach, CA), 17x7”
Rear wheel make, size Budnik Fontana, 18x8”
Front tire make, size Toyo TT-R Proxes, 215/50ZR17
Rear tire make, size Toyo TT-R Proxes, 255/45ZR18
Gas tank custom 26-gallon stainless steel
Make GM Corvette LS1
Displacement 350ci
Machining / Assembly Extreme Automotive (Corona, CA)
Cooling fan 16” electric Spal (Ankeny, IA)
Radiator custom aluminum by Ogawa Ent. (Corona, CA)
Alternator Street & Performance (Mena, AR)
Valve covers Street & Performance
Headers Sanderson Headers (So. San Francisco, CA)
Exhaust / Mufflers Flowmaster Hushpower (Santa Rosa, CA)
Make GM 4L60E
Trans mods J&B (Riverside, CA)
Body style / Material Bel Air convertible / steel
Body manufacturer GM
Body mods shaved door handles, nosed, decked, custom grille
Hood one-piece, peaked and narrowed
Grille vertical bars removed
Bodywork Larry Stanley @ Extreme Automotive
Paint type / Color PPG / Corvette Monterey Red (Trojan Red)
Painter Phil Leatherman @ Extreme Automotive
Headlights / Taillights ’55 Chevy / flat lens
Dashboard '55 Chevy
Insert / Gauges Ron Mangus (Rialto, CA) / Classic Instruments (Boyne City, MI)
Stereo / Speakers Alpine / Kicker
Air conditioning Hot Rod Air (Selma, TX)
Wiring American Auto Wire (Bellmawr, NJ)
Steering wheel Budnik
Steering column Flaming River (Berea, OH)
Seats Lexus bucket
Upholsterer Ron Mangus
Material / Color leather / buckskin
Carpet German square weave