1946 Chevy

Black primer, Corvette Fuel Injection, 65k miles.

Chassis and Drivetrain: 

  • 1996 Vortec-head roller cam 350 Chevy truck engine
  • Modified 1989 Corvette TPI Fuel Injection
  • Handmade wiring harness using factory sensors and OBD 1 controller.
  • Mustang II-based front suspension
  • Power steering, 4-wheel power disc brakes, front and rear sway bars
  • handbuild exhaust, fuel tank, frame members

Bodywork:

  • Chopped top including modified tilt-up windshield mechanism.
  • Suede and Flames

Interior:

  • Tilt steering with column shift
  • Bucket seats
  • A sweet pioneer tape deck.

I built this truck during my last years of high school and early college. An early version took second place in the Twin Falls Moonshine Run.

Published by Frankie Winters

I'm a Designer, Maker, and Developer in Portland, Oregon. I have two little girls and keep a meticulously organized garage.

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