Prefer it or hate it, however you doubtless gained’t be ambiguous concerning the Choose of the Day, a personalized 1969 Ford F100 being supplied on the market on ClassicCars.com by a vendor in Nashville, Tennessee.
The vendor’s description begins with the truck’s mechanical transformation, and it’s spectacular, however the very first thing you discover isn’t what’s below the hood however the truth this truck doesn’t appear to be another you’ve doubtless ever seen.
The highest has been chopped and the backlight has been changed by an old school oval piece of glass. Varied exterior options have been frenched. Though the commercial doesn’t state it, the grille and canted headlamps seem to have come from a 1960 Lincoln Continental.
The advert factors out that the outside is finished in an off-white base with blue/inexperienced pearl and violet ghost flames which are so refined they actually don’t present up within the multitude of pictures included within the on-line show.
The vendor notes that contained in the cabin, you’ll discover “all the pieces inside has been modified, moved, exchange or personalized” with energy home windows and locks, a tilt steering wheel, keyless entry, bucket seats and anti-theft system. The truck additionally has energy disc brakes and energy steering, and efficiency radial tires on alloy wheels.
These efficiency tires are wanted as a result of the truck has a constructed 460cid V8 punched out .030 over and with Lunati cam and lifters, 543 raise/280 length Milodon double-roller timing chain, heavy-duty valvetrain elements and chrome-moly push rods, amongst different “goodies.”
Energy goes by means of a constructed Ford C-6 automated transmission to a posi-traction 3:25 rear finish.
“Driving this truck, you’ll not really feel like you’re in a 51-year-old truck, you’ll assume ‘wow, this looks like a brand new truck’,” the vendor says. “You’ll not be unsuitable.”
The script on the truck’s tailgate reads: “Simply A Little Behind The Instances.” Nevertheless, because the vendor factors out, whereas this truck’s exterior highlights its classic age, below the hood and within the cabin it’s all been modernized.
This one-off customized construct is obtainable for $38,500.