Derrick and Danielle Pesko
Meriden, Connecticut
1928 Ford Tudor Sedan
Frame / Manufacturer '32 Ford / Ford
Wheelbase 107"
Modifications Pinched and tapered to fit body, boxed,
'40 Ford X-member, C-notched rear and
notched front, '28 Ford rear crossmember,
exhaust custom routed to exit frame
Chassis plumbing Steel
Rearend / Ratio '48 Ford / 4.11:1
Rear suspension Model T spring, Allstar Hot Rods (Berlin,
CT) custom ladder bars, Wintec
Fabrication friction shocks
Rear brakes '48 Ford drum
Front suspension Super Bell (Peculiar, MO) 4" dropped axle,
Speedway Motors (Lincoln, NE) reverse-
eye leaf spring, '40 Ford spindles, '48 Ford
split 'bones, and Wintec Fabrication friction shocks
Front brakes '40 Ford with cooling scoops
Master cylinder '65 Mustang
Steering box '56 Ford truck
Wheel covers '35 Ford
Front wheel make, size '35 Ford wire, 16x4
Rear wheel make, size '35 Ford wire, 16x4
Front tire make, size Firestone / Coker (Chattanooga, TN), 5.00x16
Rear tire make, size Firestone / Coker, 8.90x16
Gas tank Custom by Allstar Hot Rods, 16 gallon
Other chassis items Allstar Hot Rods custom swing pedals,
powdercoating by Compo's (Wallingford, CT)
Make '57 Chevrolet V-8
Displacement 283 ci
Assembly Bruce Moro, Allstar Hot Rods
Pistons Keith Black (Southgate, CA) 9.5:1
Camshaft Summit Racing (Akron, OH)
Cooling fan custom by Allstar Hot Rods
Radiator Perrault's Radiator (Meriden, CT)
Alternator GM one wire
Heads stock
Valves / Springs Summit / Summit
Rockers Summit
Valve covers Edelbrock (Torrance, CA) finned aluminum
Manifold / Induction Offenhauser (Los Angeles, CA) with
Vintage Speed (Vero Beach, FL) adapter /
Stromberg 94s
Ignition / Wires stock / Moroso (Guilford, CT)
Headers Custom, Allstar Hot Rods
Exhaust / Mufflers 2-1/4" steel / never!
Other engine facts Moon (Santa Fe Springs, CA) liquid filled gauges, Snyder fuel block
Make GM TH350
Converter stock
Shifter Lokar (Knoxville, TN) modified by Allstar Hot Rods
Trans mods B&M (Chatsworth, CA) shift kit, trans cooler
Driveshaft Allstar Hot Rods
Body style / Material Tudor sedan / steel
Body manufacturer Ford Motor Company
Body mods 2" chop, rear of body channeled 2",
custom fabbed floors and firewall, all
body wood replaced with steel, recessed
gas filler, removable roof cover all by
Allstar Hot Rods
Hood custom with blisters, Allstar Hot Rods
Grille '28 Ford, filled and peaked, grille guard insert, Allstar Hot Rods
Bodywork Derrick Pesko and Dale Cavanaugh at Allstar Hot Rods
Paint type / Color DuPont ChromaOne / Custom blended Benny Blue
Painter Derrick Pesko, Allstar Hot Rods
Headlights / Taillights Guide / '37 Ford
Other body items glass by Meriden Glass (Meriden, CT)
Dashboard '32 Ford coupe, modified
Insert / Gauges '40 Ford / '40 Ford
Stereo / Speakers Sony / Sony
Insulation SEM (Charlotte, NC) spray in bedliner
Wiring Custom cloth covered, Allstar Hot Rods
Steering wheel '40 Ford
Steering column '40 Ford, modified
Interior mirror '48 Ford pickup
Seats Vintage movie theater, modified to fit
Upholsterer Guy's Auto Upholstery (East Hartford, CT )
Material / Color cloth and vinyl / blue stripe, maroon
Roof cover CZ's Upholstery (Southington, CT)
Carpet black loop
Seatbelts Speedway Motors
Other interior items vintage heater made into fuse panel cover