To keep Jerry comfy for long road tour stretches a Wise Guys bench seat was slipped in place. Wise Guys also covered the stock rear seat in matching material, Time Machines Unlimited did the door and kick panels, while Chevs Of The 40's provided the carpet and headliner.

While all the Road Tour cars have been viewed as being state of the art, and driving them around the country has certainly proved the point, the contemporary components provide a safe, reliable street rod that's tons of fun and within almost anyone's grasp. The '09 version says that and more. It tells us the definition of a street rod is expanding--not that the A/V-8, Deuce highboy, or '40 Ford coupe is going to be replaced, but there's room for more cars in the ranks--this is certainly one of them.