Primarily based on the photographs accompanying the commercial on ClassicCars.com, the non-public vendor’s description of the Decide of the Day is perhaps understated: “Excessive 1946 Hudson Pickup pro-built customized present truck…”
In line with the advert, the construct was accomplished of Rob Shippy at Rob’s Rods in Longview, Washington, and the truck has been pushed solely 311 miles for the reason that customization was accomplished.
“This truck options one of the best of one of the best all over the place;” the vendor says, “boxed and shortened IFS body with an Artwork Morrison 4-link rear finish and Four nook coil-overs, 4-wheel disc brakes, 468CI massive block GM motor with twin Edelbrock carbs and a great deal of polished billet aluminum, all paired to a 700R4 automated transmission, absolutely welded and ceramic coated exhaust with Headman headers and Flowmaster mufflers, smoothed firewall, recessed headlights, one-off customized quick mattress with a simulated burlwood mattress ground, widened rear fenders, Billet Specialties staggered 17″/18″ polished billet aluminum wheels, suicide doorways with shaved handles and distant electrical latches, a tan leather-based inside by with late mannequin low-back bucket seats, Billet Specialties steering wheel on an Ididit tilt column, hidden gauges, Alpine stereo with Four MB Quart audio system, energy home windows, Classic Air AC, world class PPG Teal Pearl base/clear paint and rather more.
“Each half and piece of this truck from high to backside is show-painted, polished or chrome and white glove assembled.”
The advert word s that there are 150 photographs of the truck out there on the web site that’s brokering the sale for the truck’s proprietor, who additionally commissioned the construct. The advert notes that the proprietor has had the truck since 1976, and that it’s situated in Oak Harbor, Washington, however doesn’t report when the customization was accomplished, aside from that it was 311 miles in the past.
“Step outdoors the field of your peculiar pro-touring sizzling rods,” the advert concludes. “You’ll doubtless by no means see one other customized Hudson pickup, particularly one among this caliber.”