The Jalopy Journal
Four pages & only 2 votes for the 53-56 F100?
Has been my favorite since model building days.
My car is wearing these as a matter of convenience, they are the 14's off my o/t Falcon & were used as rollers while working on the car....
Nice Effy, always had a pin on for these trucks, hope to get mine on the road some day, its next on the list.
I've always been jealous of all the big car shows that happen south of our border.
Until this year.
Stay safe & have a good time.
Oh yeah, thanks for sharing the pics Shutter Speed.
Having never been to Bonneville, I find these pics incredible.
It's on my list of "must do", probably not for a few years(I hope) cuz of this...
Sorry about the FPA thing, after checking their site they do only supply 66 & up.
Sad, cuz mine fit like a glove.
Crites do list a set for 62 with...
I would contact FPA(Ford Powertrain Applications), they are easy to deal with & no denting required.
I hope this gets resolved.
You know, they used to hang horse thieves......
If penalties were harsher there would probably be less thieves.
Cool find, congrats.
The Olds is a friends car, she's a beaut.
Funny how old cars attract other old cars.[ATTACH]
I stand corrected.
The 8.8 is far from traditional but a good choice.
You can still find Exploders at the local wrecking yard.
They come with disc brakes & a person...
Not today but a couple days ago.[ATTACH]
Aerostar front coils & 3" lowering blocks rear.
I have 14" rims on now, have 15" rims that will eventually be used.
Easy, a first gen Falcon with a 331.
They look great as a gasser.
Second choice would be a Henry J with an early hemi.
Neither car is a Hot Rod but yes on the pavement scraping thing.
It was so damn hot on the weekend, the only thing I felt like working on was several cold beer.[ATTACH]
The 53 in my avatar is my choice, but far from the "coolest".
It's the nicest HAMB friendly truck I have.[ATTACH]
A small group of us have been burning up the Sask. country side every 2nd or 3rd weekend.
With no car shows or cruises in the forseeable future...
Still haven't owned my dream car(29-36 Ford coupe) & at 57 there is a good chance I never will.:(
I do have a couple cool substitutes that put a...
Your Vette is killer, I wouldn't change a thing.
To hell with the purists.
If it wasn't for hot rodding all of our cars would look the same....
I had this as lawn art at the cabin.[ATTACH]
Believe it or not the 50 was lawn art at my brothers place for a few years.[ATTACH]
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