Facts & Figures
Deryl and Gwen Borders
Simpsonville, South Carolina
1923 Ford roadster

CHASSIS
Frame / Manufacturer Total Performance
Wheelbase 99.5"
Modifications Custom removable steps, under car lights, handmade Ford V8 emblem radiator ornament, custom wheel hub V8 emblems
Chassis plumbing Brown and Miller Racing Solutions, Teflon intercore with high-temp polymer casing and aluminum fittings, stainless steel brake lines, dual custom chrome radiator tubes
Rearend ratio 3:08.1
Rear suspension Ford 8" w/coilover shocks, Watts link, radius rods
Rear brakes Lincoln Mark VII, rotors and Chevy Camaro calipers
Front suspension 3" drop tube axle, radius rods, friction shocks
Front brakes Wilwood disc
Master cylinder 1972 Ford F100
Steering box reverse Corvair by Flaming River
Front wheel 15 x 4
Rear wheel 15 x 10
Front tire make, size Nankang / 135R-15
Rear tire make, size Mickey Thomson / 29 x 12.50 x 15
Gas tank Total Performance 9-gal.
ENGINE
Make '50 Ford Flathead
Displacement 245 ci
Machining bored .040"
Crankshaft 3 3/4
Pistons Ross
Camshaft Isky Max-1
Cooling fan electric
Radiator Walker Radiator
Alternator chrome Powermaster
Heads polished Offenhauser
Manifold / Induction polished Offenhauser
Ignition / Wires MSD electronic
Headers Sanderson
TRANSMISSION
Make Ford C4
Converter 2,000 rpm stall
Shifter Lokar
BODY
Body style / Material roadster / fiberglass
Body manufacturer Total Performance
Grille 6" chop '32 Ford
Bodywork
Paint body 2008 Lexus Gold Almond Metallic
Paint frame BASF Candy Tangerine
Painter Collision Specialty
Graphics Candy Tangerine Flame by Collision Specialty
Pinstripe Hotrod Grafixxx
Headlights / Taillights chrome / '23T lantern
Other body items Custom removable leather hardtop with flames
INTERIOR
Dashboard 'glass T
Gauges VDO Cockpit Royal
Stereo / Speakers Kenwood
Insulation Auto Foil
Steering wheel woodgrain Grant GT
Steering column Total Performance
Seat bench
Upholsterer Country Classic Interior, China Grove, NC
Material / Color leather / St. Thomas Amber
Carpet orange automotive loop
Seatbelts push-button lap belts