Engine: Chevrolet Big Block 454 c.i.d. 4 bolt main   HP: 610   TQ: 620   Engine Internals:  GM forged steel crank,  GM 7/16 high performance  connecting rods,  Keith Black forged pistons,   Isky hydraulic  roller cam,  World Products “Merlin” cast iron heads,  Pro Comp  billet steel rollers rockers, Aluminum stud girdles.   Induction: Blower Drive Service 871 supercharger with twin Edelbrock  750 cfm carbs   Ignition: MSD 6AL BTM, MSD Blaster coil   Transmission: GM 700R4 Automatic   Drive Shaft:  Inland Empire Aluminum   Rear Axle:  Art Morrison Ford 9″ with Currie Enterprises center  section,  Detroit Locker differential with 4.11 ring and pinion,   Currie 31 spline axles   Brakes:  Wilwood 11″ vented rotors with four piston calipers front  and rear   Chassis:  Custom built square tube design the utilizes the stock  front frame section and stock 1959 front steering and suspension.   Rear section is an Art Morrison 4-link suspension.   Interior:  Combination of a stock restored dash and gauges,  custom  built center console with Autometer gauges and a B&M ratchet  shifter,  Mazda RX7 bucket seats.  Ididit tilt column with a  Colorado Customs billet flame steering wheel.   Upholstery:  Interior is two tone gray tweed and blue vinyl with  blue carpet  –  Truck bed is gray tweed with blue carpet   The Restoration:  An eight year photo and video documented  restoration that was started in 1993 and completed in 2001.  During  the restoration, all of the chrome, stainless, and aluminum trim was  either restored or replaced.  The front and rear windshields are the  original 1959 pieces, the side windows were replaced.  The entire  electrical system was replaced and upgraded with a modern fuse  panel, relays, and harnesses.  All of the soft trim and seals were  replaced.  The body is largely stock, the side trim and door handles  have been shaved off, the fuel fill door and the tail gate have been  welded in and smoothed. A fiberglass cowl induction scoop was added  to the stock steel hood and opened for the supercharger.

Orange, California, United States