Returned to Whittier, the British luxury car treatment continued at Modern Auto Trim where master upholster Lanny Boeltl fabricated the seat from scratch, and then covered it in blue and cream Rolls-Royce leather with matching door panels. For what little carpet exists, Lanny-laid blue German velour as specified by Jaguar. Steve's first time out with his version of hot rodding's Holy Grail was to the Peterson Museum to celebrate the Deuce's 75th anniversary. "It was a flawless drive with the Daimler V-8 running cool, and everything worked to perfection."
A Lanny Boeltl trademark, the pleats are in perfect alignment and the seatback rolls to pe
Steve's '32 takes on a complete look thanks to four brand-new Halibrand aluminum wheels sh
With the Daimler V-8 averaging 26 mpg on the road, not a lot of fuel capacity is needed. A