Steve's Model "A" Time-Line Build or "How to get to the Nationals"

As Purchaced

Bodywork

Bodywork Ready for Paint

454 In Place

Bow Tie Stage Transmission

Dashboard Rework

Finished Firewall and Cowl

Paint Prep

Painted Chassis

Grand National Roadster Show

WOW
WHAT AN IMPRESSIVE BUILD

Thanks Steve

How Do You Build a 30 Ford Coup From Scratch

Karl Sutherland's Beautiful Build of a 30's Ford 5 Window Coupe

New Chassis fresh out of the box. It was built for small block Chevy, Turbo Trans

Body getting ready for paint. Soft top replaced by steel top. Doors shaved to fit flush with the body instead of overlapping on the outside of the body

Body Painted

Test mounting engine into chassis

Chassis has been powder coated and front suspension has been installed

Started to fit body and gas tank to chassis

Engine, trans, rear end break lines and rear suspension installed

Engine, trans, drive shaft mounted along with fenders and running boards

Installing dash, gauges and started the wiring

Finishing assembly of the body and wiring

Finished Interior

Completed (I Hope) in just over 3 years

Proud Owners of a beautiful 30's Ford 5 Window Coupe