1940 Ford Deluxe Convertible Custom
Restored to PERFECTION using the finest of everything.
The Original engine was rebuilt by Merkel using the original 239ci V8 block, Offenhauser manifold and 2 Stromberg carburetors. Mallory electronic ignition & original bronze radiator was refinished and put back where it belongs. The four speed trannsmission with floor shifter goes into every gear perfectly. The engine starts instantly, drives beautifully and stops as she should. No expense was spared in this masterpiece. She rides smooth with American Racing Rims on Bridgestone Insignia radials; P205/65/R15s in front and P215/70/R15s in the rear.
The body and frame are original to the car. This is NO Mustang II frame. This is the original ALL steel frame with the numbers to prove it. All body panels are also all steel and original to the car! High gloss gleaming Black paint is flawless. No dings, dents or bubbling. Just pin straight beautiful body lines. Every piece of chrome and trim inside and outside have been refinished to perfection.. No exceptions!! New Black Lebaron Bonney top & boot with interior wood inserts. Interior seating is the finest Italian leather with memory foam. Its nicer than most living room furniture. All original gauges have been refinished and put back where they belong. All new carpet and much more. An Iphone hookup was installed neatly in the glove box with two serious high powered amps and a subwoofer shown in the trunk.
We have lots of documentation and restoration photos on this Ford which we will provide upon request and will be included in the sale of the car. This is an investment class show car ready for the open road.
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