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Ford 5-Window Coupe Hot Rod

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Location: St. John's, Newfoundland, Canada
Listing Details
  • Chassis: CAT1121
  • 300 Miles Shown, TMU
  • 350ci Chevrolet V8
  • Three-Speed Automaitc Transmisison
  • Ford 8.8" Axle w/ 3.55:1 Gearing
  • Satin Green Paint
  • Tan Upholstery
  • 15" Alloy Wheels
  • Four-Wheel Disc Brakes
  • QA1 Coilovers
  • Side-Exit Exhaust
  • LED Lights
  • Stewart Warner Gauges
  • Bucket Seating
  • Power Windows
  • Touchscreen Bluetooth Stereo
  • Backup Camera
Private Party or Dealer: Private Party
Lot #77033

This Ford is a steel-bodied five-window coupe finished in satin green over a tan upholstery and powered by a 350ci Chevrolet V8 paired with a three-speed automatic transmission. The car was acquired by the current owner in 2015 and subsequently modified with work including lowering the top 2″ and shaving the handles on the rear-hinged doors as well as installing a Ford 8.8″ rear axle with 3.55:1 gearing, a side-exit exhaust, four-wheel disc brakes, QA1 coilovers, LED lights, Stewart Warner gauges, bucket seating, power windows, and a touchscreen Bluetooth stereo with a backup camera. This Ford five-window coupe is offered in Canada by the seller on behalf of the owner with and Newfoundland Labrador registration listing it as a 1931 Ford Coupe.

Ford 5-Window Coupe Hot Rod

The top was lowered 2″ and flush-mount doors were modified with rear hinges and shaved handles before the steel body was repainted in satin green. Exterior features include black bumpers, LED lights, flush-mounted taillights, side mirrors, electric windshield wipers, and heat-wrapped side-exit exhaust pipes.

Ford 5-Window Coupe Hot Rod

The 15″ black alloy wheels wear BFGoodrich Radial T/A tires. Braking is handled by four-wheel discs with slotted rotors, and the solid rear axle is mounted using four-link geometry with a Panhard bar. Additional modifications include an independent front suspension with QA1 coilovers and a Flaming River steering rack.

Ford 5-Window Coupe Hot Rod

The bucket seats are trimmed in tri-tone tan leather with black headrests and are joined by matching door panels, a brushed aluminum dashboard, and black carpets. Additional interior equipment includes power windows, a heater, lap belts, a fire extinguisher, Sparco carbon-fiber pedals, and a touchscreen Bluetooth stereo with a backup camera. A 10-gallon aluminum fuel cell, battery, and spare tire are mounted in the trunk.

Ford 5-Window Coupe Hot Rod

The black steering wheel is mounted to a tilting column and fronts Stewart Warner instruments including a 160-mph speedometer, 8k-rpm tachometer, and gauges indicating oil pressure, fuel level, voltage, and coolant temperature. The five-digit mechanical odometer indicates that approximately 300 miles have been added since completion of the build. Total mileage is unknown.

Ford 5-Window Coupe Hot Rod

The 350ci Chevrolet V8 wears an Edelbrock air cleaner cover and valve covers. Cooling is handled by a custom radiator assisted by twin electric fans mounted in an aluminum shroud. The oil was changed in July 2021.

Ford 5-Window Coupe Hot Rod

Power is sent to the rear wheels via a replacement Turbo-Hydramatic three-speed automatic transmission and a Ford 8.8″ rear axle with 3.55:1 gearing.

Ford 5-Window Coupe Hot Rod

Images showing the car at various stages of the refurbishment are provided in the gallery.

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Current Bid USD $7,500 by paulofreitas
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