FACTS & FIGURES
Bob Wells
Laguna Beach, California
1928 Ford Model A roadster pickup
CHASSIS
Frame / Manufacturer Model A / Total Cost Involved (Ontario, CA)
Wheelbase 104"
Modifications tubular motor mounts
Chassis plumbing custom stainless hard lined
Rearend / Ratio Currie (Anaheim, CA) Stage III 9" / 3.50:1, posi
Rear suspension polished stainless four-link with Panhard bar
Rear brakes Wilwood (Camarillo, CA) 10" disc
Front suspension Magnum dropped axle (Oakhurst, CA)
Front brakes Wilwood 11" disc
Master cylinder Corvette 1" bore
Steering box Borgeson (Torrington, CT) Mullins Vega
Front wheel make, size Team III Wheels (San Leandro, CA) E/T five-window 15"
Rear wheel make, size Team III Wheels E/T five-window 15"
Front tire make, size BFGoodrich T/A, 195/60-15
Rear tire make, size BFGoodrich T/A 255/70-15
Gas tank 14-gallon aluminum
ENGINE
Make Ford
Displacement 347 ci
Machining / Assembly Engine Supply (Santa Ana, CA) / Dave Koch Racing (Costa Mesa, CA)
Crankshaft SCAT Enterprises (Redondo Beach, CA)
Rods SCAT
Pistons forged 10.0:1 SRP (Huntington Beach, CA)
Camshaft Edelbrock Performer RPM (Torrance, CA)
Water pump custom-made
Cooling fan Derale Performance (Los Angeles, CA) stainless steel flex-fan
Radiator Mattson (Stanton, CA) four core
Alternator Powermaster (West Chicago, IL) chrome 105-amp one-wire
Heads Edelbrock Performer RPM
Valves / Springs Edelbrock bigger than stock
Rockers COMP Cams (Memphis, TN) full-roller
Valve covers Branda (Altoona, PA) Cobra
Manifold / Induction NOS '65 Hilborn
Ignition / Wires Joe Hunt (Rancho Cordova, CA) magneto / Taylor (Grandview, MO)
Headers Rod Tech
Exhaust / Mufflers Rod Tech / Magnaflow (Rancho Santa Margarita, CA)
TRANSMISSION
Make Ford C6
Shifter Lokar (Knoxville, TN)
Trans mods shift improvement kit
Driveshaft Drivelines Inc. (Irvine, CA)
BODY
Body style / Material roadster pickup / steel
Body manufacturer Ford
Body mods custom splash aprons, peaked grille shell by Terry Hegman (Fountain Valley, CA)
Hood Rootlieb (Turlock, CA) extra louvers, center-pull latch
Grille Model A shell with Rod Tech insert
Bodywork Mascar (Costa Mesa, CA)
Paint type / Color PPG (Pittsburgh, PA) / Deltron Concept acrylic urethane
Painter Ken Maisano at Mascar
Headlights / Taillights King Bee Speedway Motors (Lincoln, NE) / '33 Ford
Outside mirror Model A
Bumpers Ford
INTERIOR
Dashboard Brookville Roadster (Brookville, OH)
Insert / Gauges Rod Tech / Auto Meter (Sycamore, IL)
Steering wheel Juliano's Hot Rod Parts (Ellington, CT) banjo
Steering column ididit (Tecumseh, MI)
Seat Glide (Rancho Cucamonga, CA)
Upholsterer Costa Mesa Auto Upholstery (Costa Mesa, CA)
Material / Color Ultra Leather Gulf Fabrics (Tampa, FL) / baseball mitt brown
Carpet German wool