The Jalopy Journal
Discussion in 'Traditional Customs' started by straykatkustoms, Oct 6, 2014.
Some fresh as of Saturday pictures of Miss Taboo.
Great shots, I've not ever seen a bad one..
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Gene Howard's Buick has quite a long history as a Kustom, and is (running) Chrysler Hemi powered.
It recently sold at auction without Reserve for a ridiculously low price (all things considered).
Too Kool! Looks like it might have some history....
Check out the square headlights......
This is the 4th 56 Chevy I know of that has had 60 Chrysler tail lights grafted in and I like seeing how each car has done them differently.
@Taboo56Chevy Doing things a little different is one kool aspect of kustom building. A lot of different kustom work that I hadn't seen before.
Hey Mick, I posted these pics back on page 423 along with the red 55 ragtop and a short description. Well, a couple of weeks ago I came across the drop-top at a local car show and got to meet its wonderful new owners who informed me that they also own the gold car now. Ill tell you the whole story when we see you. We will be headed out sometime tomorrow morning.
Any info on this beautiful specimen?
I'd love to see them all in a single post, if its something you can put together easily!
Here are the 4 I know of
She will be cleaned up and brought back to her former glory.
Then there`s the green version.
Photos from Rik's Archive: https://public.fotki.com/Rikster/11...s/46-48_ford_custom_cars/1947-ford-convertib/
And there was the early version with scallops:
I would be more than interested in hearing more about the gold car. I have pics I took of it from a show in Shreveport in '87. Loved it then, love it now and glad to know it's still around and will be back to it's former glory.
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