Le Deal du moment : -96%
Chargeur sans fil – Samsung EP-P1100 ...
Voir le deal
0.94 €

Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom

Page 1 sur 3 1, 2, 3  Suivant

Aller en bas

Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom Empty Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom

Message  Predicta le Lun 1 Avr - 7:13

1947 Chevrolet Stylemaster Cabriolet

Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom 47chev10

Restored as a touring show car, everything on the Cabriolet
was done right. Set up as an Old School sleeper, the workmanship
on this beauty is excellent. Built to show and drive...

Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom 47chev11

Florida Owner #2 did just that, driving this car all over the SE USA
for about 15K miles since the build was completed. And it still looks

Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom 47chev12
like it was completed yesterday...

Excellent body panel fit and finish. Excellent dual stage Burgundy Metallic
paint that was completed to a high standard. Most of original chrome trim
was removed and the door handles shaved.

Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom 47chev13

New chrome bumpers and grill...

Brand new Cream vinyl interior that looks like new. Very nice door
panels and carpet. Gorgeous burgundy dash with modern gauges
and controls. Beautiful high end convertible top and boot.

Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom 47chev14

Newly rebuilt 348 V-8 engine with tri-carb setup.
Newly rebuilt 350 Turbo automatic transmission with
column shifter. Camaro sub frame and Camaro rear end
allows an exceptionally smooth ride.

Vintage air conditioning

Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom 47chev15

Power assists, tilt wheel and new CD player make it ready to cruise.
New painted steel wheels and new wide white radial tires.
Chrome trim rings in the trunk for those that prefer that look...

Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom 47chev16

_________________
We don't care the People Says , Rock 'n' roll is here to stay - Danny & the Juniors - 1958
Predicta
Predicta

Messages : 41404
Date d'inscription : 09/11/2012

http://kustomkingdom.blogspot.fr/

Revenir en haut Aller en bas

Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom Empty Re: Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom

Message  Predicta le Lun 1 Avr - 7:16

Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom 47chev17

Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom 47chev18

Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom 47chev19

Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom 47chev20

Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom 47chev21


_________________
We don't care the People Says , Rock 'n' roll is here to stay - Danny & the Juniors - 1958
Predicta
Predicta

Messages : 41404
Date d'inscription : 09/11/2012

http://kustomkingdom.blogspot.fr/

Revenir en haut Aller en bas

Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom Empty Re: Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom

Message  Predicta le Lun 1 Avr - 7:17

Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom 47chev23

Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom 47chev24

Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom 47chev25

_________________
We don't care the People Says , Rock 'n' roll is here to stay - Danny & the Juniors - 1958
Predicta
Predicta

Messages : 41404
Date d'inscription : 09/11/2012

http://kustomkingdom.blogspot.fr/

Revenir en haut Aller en bas

Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom Empty Re: Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom

Message  ChevyDave le Lun 1 Avr - 14:32

Le 348 et le tri carb ... drunken
Ca fait partit de mes rêves ...
ChevyDave
ChevyDave

Messages : 3913
Date d'inscription : 11/11/2012

Revenir en haut Aller en bas

Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom Empty Re: Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom

Message  kool kruiser le Ven 5 Avr - 11:11

ma petite contribution ...
j'aime bien le top chop pas trop juste comme il faut à mon gout
Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom 48_che10
Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom 48_che11
Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom 48_che12
kool kruiser
kool kruiser

Messages : 49
Date d'inscription : 14/11/2012
Age : 53
Localisation : garons

Revenir en haut Aller en bas

Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom Empty Re: Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom

Message  Z le Ven 5 Avr - 13:01

C'est vrai JP, qu'elle a de jolies proportions. Je trouve que le toit pourrait encore être descendu d'un chouïa à l'arrière scratch
Z
Z

Messages : 1297
Date d'inscription : 23/11/2012
Age : 53
Localisation : El Rio Tordo

http://redhottiki.free.fr/Accueil.html

Revenir en haut Aller en bas

Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom Empty Re: Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom

Message  Wremss le Ven 5 Avr - 13:45

c'est justement qu'il descend pas trop que je le trouve réussie aussi... elle a un toit très homogène et tout en rondeur...ce qui met en valeur ses formes sous la ligne de caisse... enfin je trouve...
Suis pas fan du nouarmate mais bon... elle est sublime cette chevy...
Wremss
Wremss

Messages : 581
Date d'inscription : 12/11/2012
Age : 45

Revenir en haut Aller en bas

Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom Empty 1948 Chevrolet Business Coupe

Message  Predicta le Mer 24 Avr - 16:46

Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom 10287210
The business coupe was a very popular body style in the 30s and 40s when travelling salesmen would crisscross the country showcasing their wares, which they carried with them. As a result, coupes like this would carry only a front seat and a massive cargo area that included the rear seat area. Of course, from the outside, they looked like any other 2-door coupe, and they were quite handsome with great proportions. The builders left the stock sheetmetal alone, and the forward-canted B-pillar on this one suggests speed, while the neatly integrated fenders extended into the doors for cutting-edge post-war style. The steel was straightened and finished to a very high level before being covered with Corvette Turquoise from the 1957 color pallet. Most of the original trim was retained as well, with much of the chrome being refinished within the past two years, so it has a show-quality shine that really sings against the turquoise paint. As a final period detail, there are ornate pinstripes in the usual locations on the nose and trunk lid of the car, as well as LED taillights that are a touch of the 21st century.

Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom 10287610

The interior was also reupholstered within the past two years, offering black and white buckets and a neatly finished cargo area behind the seats. In terms of style, this interior hits a lot of high notes with its simple design and combination of materials that add interest. Simple door panels incorporate the original arm rests, door hardware and painted garnish moldings, so it fits together like a factory piece, because it is. The steel dash was painted to match the body, then filled with bright trim and clever gauges that fit neatly in original-looking bezels. A modern GM tilt column wears a steering wheel from a 60s Cadillac, and an A/C system has been installed under the dash with subtle vents that stay out of sight. This particular business coupe was not originally equipped with a radio, so the enterprising builder added an AM/FM/CD stereo head unit in the rear cargo area, along with a pair of powerful speakers in their own enclosures.

Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom 10287910

The engine is a 350 cubic inch Chevy V8, always a great choice when building a rod for the road. Its been carefully fitted in the vintage Chevy engine bay with great service access. A few chrome bits dress it up, and niceties like power steering and brakes and R134a refrigerant in the A/C system mean it feels and works like a modern piece. A 700R4 4-speed automatic allows effortless high-speed cruising and the chassis is borrowed from an S10 pickup, so service parts are easy to acquire and inexpensive. Dual glasspacks give it a period vibe, as do the wide whitewall radials on 15-inch steel wheels with full hubcaps.

Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom 10288210

Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom 10289710

_________________
We don't care the People Says , Rock 'n' roll is here to stay - Danny & the Juniors - 1958
Predicta
Predicta

Messages : 41404
Date d'inscription : 09/11/2012

http://kustomkingdom.blogspot.fr/

Revenir en haut Aller en bas

Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom Empty Re: Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom

Message  Predicta le Mer 24 Avr - 16:51

Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom 10291010

Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom 10291310

Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom 10291810

Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom 10292110

Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom 10295610

Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom 10294110

_________________
We don't care the People Says , Rock 'n' roll is here to stay - Danny & the Juniors - 1958
Predicta
Predicta

Messages : 41404
Date d'inscription : 09/11/2012

http://kustomkingdom.blogspot.fr/

Revenir en haut Aller en bas

Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom Empty Re: Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom

Message  Predicta le Mer 24 Avr - 16:53

Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom 10294710

Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom 10295611

Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom 10296510

Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom 10297110

Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom 10297410

Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom 10298010

_________________
We don't care the People Says , Rock 'n' roll is here to stay - Danny & the Juniors - 1958
Predicta
Predicta

Messages : 41404
Date d'inscription : 09/11/2012

http://kustomkingdom.blogspot.fr/

Revenir en haut Aller en bas

Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom Empty Re: Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom

Message  Predicta le Mer 24 Avr - 16:55

Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom 10298610

Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom 10299210

Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom 10300310

_________________
We don't care the People Says , Rock 'n' roll is here to stay - Danny & the Juniors - 1958
Predicta
Predicta

Messages : 41404
Date d'inscription : 09/11/2012

http://kustomkingdom.blogspot.fr/

Revenir en haut Aller en bas

Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom Empty Re: Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom

Message  Predicta le Mar 30 Avr - 20:47

Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom 68678810

Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom 68678811

Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom 68678910

Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom 68678911

_________________
We don't care the People Says , Rock 'n' roll is here to stay - Danny & the Juniors - 1958
Predicta
Predicta

Messages : 41404
Date d'inscription : 09/11/2012

http://kustomkingdom.blogspot.fr/

Revenir en haut Aller en bas

Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom Empty Re: Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom

Message  Predicta le Mar 30 Avr - 20:49

Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom 68678912

Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom 68678913

Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom 68678914

_________________
We don't care the People Says , Rock 'n' roll is here to stay - Danny & the Juniors - 1958
Predicta
Predicta

Messages : 41404
Date d'inscription : 09/11/2012

http://kustomkingdom.blogspot.fr/

Revenir en haut Aller en bas

Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom Empty Re: Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom

Message  Predicta le Lun 27 Mai - 13:20

Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom Af11_r10
 Up for auction is a 1948 Chevy.  This car is a frame-off restored vehicle and EVERYTHING is new.  It is channeled 6" on a 1972 Chevelle frame.  The motor is a 327 Chevy with an Edelbrock 4-barrel carburetor.  The car features a power tilting hood and trunk, shaved door handles, and a full custom interior.

Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom Af11_r11

Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom Af11_r12

Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom Af11_r13

Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom Af11_r14

Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom Af11_r15

Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom Af11_r16

_________________
We don't care the People Says , Rock 'n' roll is here to stay - Danny & the Juniors - 1958
Predicta
Predicta

Messages : 41404
Date d'inscription : 09/11/2012

http://kustomkingdom.blogspot.fr/

Revenir en haut Aller en bas

Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom Empty Re: Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom

Message  Predicta le Sam 13 Juil - 21:09

Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom T2ec1117

Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom T2ec1118

Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom T2ec1119

Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom T2ec1120

_________________
We don't care the People Says , Rock 'n' roll is here to stay - Danny & the Juniors - 1958
Predicta
Predicta

Messages : 41404
Date d'inscription : 09/11/2012

http://kustomkingdom.blogspot.fr/

Revenir en haut Aller en bas

Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom Empty 1947 Chevrolet Coupe - Frank DeRosa

Message  Predicta le Mer 24 Juil - 16:56

Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom Kgrhqj44
Bodywork by: Frank DeRosa Sr. & Jr.;

Modified 1946 Chevy Grille and splash pan
1954 Buick headlight bezels
Shaved hood, cowl vent, doors, drip rails and trunk
Fender extension molded to doors
Rounded doors and trunk lid
Chopped top
Rear Fenders molded to body
Tunneled 1950 Ford taillights
Molded rear splash pan


Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom Kgrhqv43
Interior:

1947 Oldsmobile Dash
Vintage Air, A/C and Heat
Column, IDIDIT
1964 T Bird Bucket Seats
63 Chevy Impala Console
Painless Wiring Harness

Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom Kgrhqz39

Painted by: Tony Parker, Crown Works Garage
House of Color, Candy Brandy Wine with a Pearl Lime Green Base Coat

Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom Kgrhqz40

Suspension:

Front-end is a Mustang II with a sway-bar
Rear-end is Ford 9” with a 4 link and air bags

Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom Kgrhqz41

Engine:

1971 Chevy 350
BUILDER: Hubbard Machine
CARBURETOR: Edelbrock
IGNITION: MSDS
EXHAUST: Headers, Glass packs with Dual Side Pipes


Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom T2ec1258

Transmission:
Chevy, 350

Wheels, Tires, and Brakes:

FRONT, 15” Steel rims with Modified Buick Fiesta Hub Caps, Disc Brakes
REAR, 15” Steel rims with Modified Buick Fiesta Hub Caps, Drum Brakes

_________________
We don't care the People Says , Rock 'n' roll is here to stay - Danny & the Juniors - 1958
Predicta
Predicta

Messages : 41404
Date d'inscription : 09/11/2012

http://kustomkingdom.blogspot.fr/

Revenir en haut Aller en bas

Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom Empty Re: Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom

Message  Predicta le Mer 24 Juil - 16:57

Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom T2ec1259

Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom T2ec1260

Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom T2ec1261

Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom T2ec1262

Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom T2ec1263

_________________
We don't care the People Says , Rock 'n' roll is here to stay - Danny & the Juniors - 1958
Predicta
Predicta

Messages : 41404
Date d'inscription : 09/11/2012

http://kustomkingdom.blogspot.fr/

Revenir en haut Aller en bas

Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom Empty 1946 Cevrolet kustom

Message  Predicta le Lun 28 Oct - 19:23

Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom 46_che10

Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom 10163610

_________________
We don't care the People Says , Rock 'n' roll is here to stay - Danny & the Juniors - 1958
Predicta
Predicta

Messages : 41404
Date d'inscription : 09/11/2012

http://kustomkingdom.blogspot.fr/

Revenir en haut Aller en bas

Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom Empty Chevy stylmaster

Message  Predicta le Lun 28 Oct - 19:49

Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom 97266610

Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom 97266611

Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom Chevro11

_________________
We don't care the People Says , Rock 'n' roll is here to stay - Danny & the Juniors - 1958
Predicta
Predicta

Messages : 41404
Date d'inscription : 09/11/2012

http://kustomkingdom.blogspot.fr/

Revenir en haut Aller en bas

Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom Empty '48 Chevy kustom

Message  Predicta le Lun 25 Nov - 22:52

Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom 55515610

Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom 55521510

Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom 55521511

_________________
We don't care the People Says , Rock 'n' roll is here to stay - Danny & the Juniors - 1958
Predicta
Predicta

Messages : 41404
Date d'inscription : 09/11/2012

http://kustomkingdom.blogspot.fr/

Revenir en haut Aller en bas

Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom Empty 1946 CHEVY LEAD SLED

Message  Predicta le Ven 29 Nov - 20:06

Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom _5728
Very cool chopped and bagged 46 Chevy coupe. Heidts front clip with tubular a-arms and power rack and pinion. Crate 350 dressed old school with 3 deuces turbo 400 with long stick lokar shifter. Awesome chop job bad to the bone pillars slanted forward. Body and paint are in great shape. A very traditional 50s mild custom. Everything works as it should including all lights and gauges.Tilt wheel and nice stereo.Runs and drives great. Brand new Coker WWW on chrome steelies. Power disc brakes front drums in rear. Very nice 50s style interior with matching trunk. Front and rear air ride works great and lays low. Working cowl vent. No hood but who would want to hide all that beautiful art work?

Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom Etezte10

Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom Etezte11

Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom Eteztz10

Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom Etzt10

Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom Ezrere10

_________________
We don't care the People Says , Rock 'n' roll is here to stay - Danny & the Juniors - 1958
Predicta
Predicta

Messages : 41404
Date d'inscription : 09/11/2012

http://kustomkingdom.blogspot.fr/

Revenir en haut Aller en bas

Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom Empty Re: Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom

Message  Predicta le Ven 29 Nov - 20:09

Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom Ezrrez10

Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom Eztezt10

Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom Sdfqsf10

Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom Zeazrz10

Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom Zetezt10

_________________
We don't care the People Says , Rock 'n' roll is here to stay - Danny & the Juniors - 1958
Predicta
Predicta

Messages : 41404
Date d'inscription : 09/11/2012

http://kustomkingdom.blogspot.fr/

Revenir en haut Aller en bas

Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom Empty Jim Eckard’s ’48 Stylemaster

Message  Predicta le Dim 15 Déc - 17:34

You almost have to squint to see the possibilities of customizing a '48 Chevy Stylemaster. And while it seems '49 and later Chevys were tailor-made for the sleek and rounded lines of a customizer's torch, the '48s hadn't quite gotten there.
1948 Chevrolet Stylemaster Frenched Headlights
Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom 1948-c10

When a friend of Jim Eckard told him about a '48 Chevy that was for sale on the Internet back in 2008, Jim's initial thought was "'48 Chevys are butt ugly!" but he decided to look at the advertisement anyway. Jim had recently sold his '32 coupe and was looking for another project and, having been into hot rods and customs for more than 50 years (at 17, he owned a '49 Chevy while still in high school), he was open to anything.


Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom 1948-c11
Jim, who lives in Glendale, Arizona, called the seller, who was based in Beavercreek, Ohio. After some discussions and looking at more photos, Jim bought the car and had it shipped to him. It showed up in worse condition than what he had anticipated as it had been kept in storage for years.
Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom 1948-c12
After he replaced the tires and got it up and running, Jim took the Chevy to a local rockabilly show, and folks kept asking him if his car was the one from the High School Confidential movie. After checking into both the movie (a 1958 black and white film starring Mamie Van Doren full of '50s teen angst and hell-raising hot rodders and weedheads) and the person responsible for creating one of the cars in the film, namely legendary customizer George Barris, Jim learned more about his car.

Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom 1948-c13
For a climatic drag racing scene in the movie, a chopped '48 Chevy is supposed to crash and roll over, though because of its stance and weight it was unable to do so on cue, so the director reportedly ordered the car dropped from a crane onto its roof to create the desired effect. Barris had built two identical cars for the movie, one of which was the crane-drop car. But was Jim's car the survivor?
Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom 1948-c14
As Jim did more research, it turns out his '48 Chevy was built in 1985 and, at best, might have been influenced by the car in the movie but it wasn't the original movie car. When asked recently where the movie car ended up, Barris wasn't sure where it was, though others and Jim believe it might be somewhere in the Midwest. Undeterred, Jim continued to work on the car and, working with a budget over a period of time, upgraded to a crate engine and rebuilt trans, as well as having the car repainted.
Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom 1948-c15
The chassis under the car only retains 6 feet of the original, as a '74 Nova front clip was added while an '80 Olds Cutlass rear suspension system went in, and air shocks are found on each corner. Steel wheels (15x6) wrapped in Coker BFGoodrich rubber (215/70-15 and 235/75-15) are topped with '57 Cadillac hubcaps.
1948 Chevrolet Stylemaster 1957 Cadillac Hubcaps



_________________
We don't care the People Says , Rock 'n' roll is here to stay - Danny & the Juniors - 1958
Predicta
Predicta

Messages : 41404
Date d'inscription : 09/11/2012

http://kustomkingdom.blogspot.fr/

Revenir en haut Aller en bas

Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom Empty Re: Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom

Message  Predicta le Dim 15 Déc - 17:37

Auto & Truck Specialists in Glendale, Arizona, did the work on the 350 engine, which was installed in front of a smoothed firewall and outfitted with a COMP Cams camshaft, a Moroso aluminum water pump, early Vette valve covers, an Edelbrock manifold, and twin Edelbrock carbs. A TH350 trans was also bolted up, which is fitted with a Hughes 2700 stall converter.
Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom 1948-c16
As with any custom, most of the work was in the body and, from the chopped top down, Jim's car has a lot of it. Almost 5 inches were taken out of the windshield posts and 6 inches from the rear area. The posts were then leaned forward 4-1/2 inches and the side windows filled. The vent windows were removed from the doors and the backlight is made from a Ford Granada windshield.
Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom 1948-c17
A frenched radio antenna was added to the passenger door's fender section and '40 Ford fender skirts cover the rear wheel openings. The rear fender seams were also leaded smooth, and other custom tricks (nosing, decking, frenching, shaving, and so on) were all performed correctly. The grille came out of a '46 Chevy and '59 Cadillac taillights are used out back. Other custom touches include smoothed-out bumpers and a pair of 112 Appleton spotlights added to the windshield posts.

Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom 1948-c18
Arthur's Auto Body and Frame in Phoenix covered the car in a special non-metallic maroon blend with Chavos Pinstriping (from Phoenix) following up with lots of pinstripe. Except for new carpet added by Hot Rod Interiors in Peoria, Arizona, the interior in Jim's ride is 28 years old. Even the stock clock from 1948 still works (if you wind it up) and, years before Jim owned the car, George Barris autographed the glovebox door. An A/C and heat system from Vintage Air makes cruising in his sled a lot more comfortable, and a marine Naugahyde is used over the split-back bench seating.
Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom 1948-c19
After spending more than he thought and investing more time than he imagined, Jim Eckard is finally having a good time with his chopped Chevy. He's been hitting the car show circuit in the Southwest when he isn't cruising it in and around the greater Phoenix metro area, and he recently displayed the car at the 2013 Grand National Roadster Show (where he placed Third in the Early Custom 1935-1948 class). He also picked up a STREET RODDER Top 100 award at last year's Goodguys show in Scottsdale. Both show and go, Jim's Chevy can do it all.
Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom 1948-c20
Read more: http://www.streetrodderweb.com/features/1306_1948_chevrolet_stylemaster/
Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom 1948-c21


_________________
We don't care the People Says , Rock 'n' roll is here to stay - Danny & the Juniors - 1958
Predicta
Predicta

Messages : 41404
Date d'inscription : 09/11/2012

http://kustomkingdom.blogspot.fr/

Revenir en haut Aller en bas

Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom Empty 1948 Chevrolet Stylemaster Series Barris Kustom Tribute - The Villain

Message  Predicta le Ven 17 Jan - 18:30

Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom 32662410
This '48 Chevy, after a 4 year build was completed in 1985. As a Barris Kustom tribute build, it is making it's own history. Goodguys - Memory Lane 2008 - Cool Cusotm 2011 - Streetrodder Top 100 2012!! Streetrodder magazine centerfold/feature June 2013. Invitation to 2012 Grand National Roadster Show - Super Show Henderson, NV Peoples Choice of over 1200 cars. Fort Mcdowell Casino Lowrider Magazine Presidential award. And much, much more!!Dependable, reliable driver! 2011 New 350 Chevy crate motor with 4900 miles on it. All modifications as well as a ton of information on this car upon your request. One of a kind radical custom, that definitely has the wow factor and is a kick to drive. 350 Turbo, vintage ac and heat, and rides like a baby buggy. Hell it even has a backseat for the grandkids!
Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom 32662411

Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom 32662412

Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom 32662510

Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom 32662512

Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom 32662710


_________________
We don't care the People Says , Rock 'n' roll is here to stay - Danny & the Juniors - 1958
Predicta
Predicta

Messages : 41404
Date d'inscription : 09/11/2012

http://kustomkingdom.blogspot.fr/

Revenir en haut Aller en bas

Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom Empty Re: Chevrolet 1946 - 48 custom & mild custom

Message  Contenu sponsorisé


Contenu sponsorisé


Revenir en haut Aller en bas

Page 1 sur 3 1, 2, 3  Suivant

Revenir en haut

- Sujets similaires

 
Permission de ce forum:
Vous ne pouvez pas répondre aux sujets dans ce forum