FACTS & FIGURES
Tom and Diane Walsh
Danville, California
1940 Ford DeLuxe coupe
CHASSIS
Frame / Manufacturer '40 Ford
Wheelbase 112"
Modifications Re-fabricated crossmembers by Tom Walsh
Chassis plumbing stainless with A/N fittings
Rearend / Ratio Lincoln Versaille / 3.08:1
Rear suspension Panhard bar, antiroll bar
Rear brakes disc, 12"
Front suspension Heidt's IFS (Wauconda, IL), coil springs, antiroll bar, Strange Engineering shock absorbers (Morton Grove, IL)
Front brakes disc, 11"
Master cylinder Ford Mustang
Steering box rack-and-pinion
Front wheel make, size Ford steelies, 15x5.5
Rear wheel make, size Ford steelies, 15x7
Front tire make, size Goodyear, P165/80R15
Rear tire make, size Goodyear, P235/70R15
Gas tank stock
ENGINE
Make Chevrolet
Displacement 355 ci
Machining / Assembly S&S Automotive (San Leandro, CA) / Tom Walsh
Pistons JE Pistons (Huntington Beach, CA)
Rings Total Seal (Phoenix, AZ)
Bearings Federal Mogul (Los Angeles, CA)
Camshaft COMP Cams (Memphis, TN)
Water pump GM
Cooling fan electric
Radiator Mattson's Radiator (Stanton, CA)
Alternator GM
Valves COMP Cams
Valve covers Corvette
Manifold / Induction Edelbrock (Torrance, CA) / Edelbrock 650 cfm
Ignition / Wires MSD (El Paso, TX) / MSD
Headers HPC-coated
Exhaust / Mufflers stainless steel / stainless tube type
TRANSMISSION
Make TH350, Schuck's Transmission (Dublin, CA)
Shifter '40 Ford column
Driveshaft Lincoln Versailles
BODY
Body style / Material DeLuxe coupe / steel
Body manufacturer Ford
Hood stock, steel
Grille stock
Bodywork Rich Souza, D&S Bodyshop (San Ramon, CA)
Paint type / Color DuPont / black
Painter Rich Souza
Headlights / Taillights stock / stock
Outside mirrors Steve Moal
Bumpers stock
Glass Joe Cardoza
Chrome Sherm's Custom Plating (Sacramento, CA)
INTERIOR
Dashboard stock
Insert / Gauges stock / stock converted to 12 V
Air conditioning Vintage Air (San Antonio, TX)
Insulation Dynamat (Hamilton, OH)
Wiring Tom Walsh
Steering wheel stock
Interior mirror stock
Seats stock
Upholsterer Ken Nemanic, Vintage Automotive (Walnut Creek, CA)
Material / Color Bedford cord / tan
Carpet wool