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1928 Ford Model A Hot Rod Orange V8 Project Car on 2040-cars

Year:1928 Mileage:999999 Color: Orange
Location:

Rancho Cucamonga, California, United States

Rancho Cucamonga, California, United States
Transmission:Automatic
Body Type:Sedan
Vehicle Title:Clear
Engine:350 CI V8
Fuel Type:Gasoline
For Sale By:Private Seller
VIN: A2927558 Year: 1928
Number of Cylinders: 8
Make: Ford
Model: Model A
Trim: N/A
Options: Power Windows
Drive Type: Rear wheel
Power Options: Power Windows
Mileage: 999,999
Exterior Color: Orange
Condition: UsedA vehicle is considered used if it has been registered and issued a title. Used vehicles have had at least one previous owner. The condition of the exterior, interior and engine can vary depending on the vehicle's history. See the seller's listing for full details and description of any imperfections.Seller Notes:"Project car. Chassis and running gear included. Body work and paint completed. Needs electrical, interior, wheels & tires, glass, & other misc."

This is a 1928 Ford Model A Sedan w/ a Chevy 350 & a 700 R transmission.  Everything from the water pump to the tip of the transmission is chromed, polished or other wise shinny, with the except of the block, and heads.  The car has four wheel disc breaks, all chromed four bar front end & four bar rear end with a ford 9" rear end on a TCI chassis w/ SS brake and gas lines.  The rear fenders have been split and 3" were added to the fender a mini tub in the interior.  Will fit approx.10" to 12" tire in the back.  Car has a steel roof with integrated sun visor and power windows in the front.   The door handles have been shaved.  The car has just been painted a Inferno Orange Metallic from the new Camaro.  I am selling it AS IS.  Please feel free to contact me for additional information.  The car is on wheels to move it around.  They are just off in the picture.


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Rather than turn to the tired flathead or the common Chevrolet small block, Burroughs plucked a 4.0-liter V8 from a 1995 BMW 7 Series. With 300 horsepower and 300 pound-feet of torque, the engine has no trouble shuffling the old A around town. He had to build a custom chassis to get everything to cooperate, but the result is a 1,500-pound heathen that looks built to harass dry lake beds. You can check it out in the video below. Be warned, the soundtrack by Hanni el Khatib may not be safe for work - awesomeness of this caliber rarely is.

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