Feature Cars and Projects
 
Dave Kimmerle's
1950 Mercury
CHASSIS  
Frame ORIGINAL MERCURY CHASSIS
  Modifications NEW FRONT SUBFRAME FROM FAT MAN FABRICATIONS; ALL MODIFIED FOR ENGINE AND TRANS CLEARANCE AND REINFORCED FOR STRENGTH
  Rearend / Ratio CURRIE 3RD MEMBER/ 3.70 POSI FULLY POLISHED ALUMINUM HOUSING;
  Rear suspension HEIDT'S SUPER RIDE INDEPENDENT REAR SUSPENSION WITH FOUR COIL OVER SHOCKS, FULLY POLISHED;
  Rear brakes WILWOOD DRILLED AND SLOTTED DISC BIG BRAKE SYSTEM
  Front suspension FATMAN FABRICATIONS MUSTANG II SUBFRAME WITH HEITDS SS UPPER AND LOWER TUBULAR CONTROL ARMS, POLISHED / MODIFIED FOR ENGINE CLEARANCE;
  Front brakes 12" WILWOOD DRILLED AND SLOTTED DISC BRAKE SYTEM
  Master Cylinder KUGEL UNDER DASH BRAKE PEDAL ASSEMBLY WITH CORVETTE MASTER AND KUGEL 6" BOOSTER. CUSTOM REMOTE MASTER CYLINDER FILL ON FIREWALL;
  Steering POWER STEERING RACK AND PINION FULLY POLISHED, FORD PUMP AND BORGESON JOINTS AND SHAFTS, ALL LINES AND FITTINGS POLISHED.
  Frame & Suspension by CURRIE, HEIDTS AND FATMAN FAB COMPONENTS ALL MODIFICATIONS, FABRICATION AND INSTALLATION DONE BY ASR
  Front wheel make, size CUSTOM BONSPEED WHEEL WITH CUSTOM WATER JETTED HUB CAPS.
  Rear wheel make, size CUSTOM BONSPEED WHEEL WITH CUSTOM WATER JETTED HUB CAPS.
  Front tire make, size BFGOODRICH 235/35ZR19
  Rear tire make, size BFGOODRICH 245/40ZR19
  Other ALL BRAKE LINES AND FITTINGS STRIPPED POLISHED STAINLESS STEEL / ALUMINUM.
  ENGINE  
  Year and make 1999 FORD 6.8L V10
  Displacement 412.15 CU.IN. / 6,754 CC
  Camshaft STOCK FORD
  Heads STOCK FORD POLISHED
  Valve covers FACTORY VALVE COVERS
  Manifold / Induction STOCK FORD POLISHED
  Ignition STOCK
  Headers McCABE FABRICATION
  Exhaust / Mufflers 3" EXHAUST FROM COLLECTOR TO TAIL PIPES WITH BOLA MUFFLERS.
  Fuel Tank CUSTOM STAINLESS STEEL TANK, ROUNDED AND SMOOTHED CORNERS AND BENDS, SEAMLESS MIRROR POLISHED FINISH
  Other DOUBLE PAS RADIATOR WITH POLISHED STAINLESS RADIATOR HOSES AND DUALL 11" SPAL FANS; EARL'S 10 ROW OIL COOLER; REMOVE OIL FILTER, STAINLESS STEEL OIL LINES AND FITTINGS;
     
  TRANSMISSION  
  Make and model FACTORY EAOD WITH HUEGHS ELECTRONIC TRANS CONTROLER KIT.
  Shifter LOKAR AUTOMATIC 8" TAIL MAOUNT, POLISHED SHIFTER
     
  BODY  
  Body style / Material 2 DOOR COUPE, STEEL BODY
  Fenders front/rear ORIGINAL MERCURY STEEL FENDERS,
  Modifications 6" TOP CHOP, SHAVED ALL EXTERIOR HANDLES AND ALL EXTERIOR SIDE TRIM, DOORS AND TRUNK LID HAVE REMOTE ACTIVATED SOLENOIDS INSTALLED.
  Hood FACTORY MERCURY HOOD ALL CORNERS RADIUSED, WITH ALL-EUROPEAN HOOD HINGE ASSEMBLY (REVERSE OPENING) MODIFIED FOR FIT, CLEARANCE AND FUNCTION AT ASR
  Grille ORIGINAL 50 MERCURY GRILLE
  Engine bay FULLY MODIFIED INNER PANELS, ORIGINAL AIR DUCTING RE-FABBED FOR HIDDEN FUSE BLOCK AND BATTERY PLACEMENT, ALL PANELS AND SMOOTHED FIREWALL PREPPED, PAINTED AND COLORSAND AND POLISHED FOR MIRROR FINISH.
  Bodywork and Paint by ALL BODY WORK AND PAINT DONE AT ASR
  Paint type / Color STANDOX BASE COAT / CLEAR COAT IN CUSTOM GARNET PURPLE. FULL COLOR SAND AND POLISH.
  Headlights / Taillights 50 MERCURY ASSEMBLIES
  Outside mirrors VINTIQUE RETRO STYLE STREET ROD MIRRORS
  Bumper ORIGINAL MERCURY BUMPERS SHAVED AND FILLED; BUMPER GUARDS AND LISENCE PLATE HOLDER HAS BEEN CHOPPED, ALL RE-PLATED AND POLISHED.
  Other DOOR AND DECK LID CORNERS HAVE BEEN RADIUSED AND ARE POWER. UNDER CAR FULLY BODY WORKED, PAINTED WITH COLOR SAND AND FULLY POLISHED FINISH.
     
  INTERIOR  
  Dashboard ASR CUSTOM DASH, DASH BEZEL HAND FABRICATED FROM THREE 1950 MERCURY DASHES; DASH ITSELF MODIFIED TO ACCEPT BEZEL AND MERCURY LOGO, PAINTED IN ALSA CORP. MIRRA CHROME PAINT AND CLEAR COAT.
Gauges DAKOTA DIGITAL FULL LENGTH GAUGE CLUSTER
  Air conditioning AIRTIQUE COOL/HEAT UNIT
  Steering wheel CUSTOM WHEEL RECOVERED BY LANCE TROUPE
  Steering column IDIDIT TILT NO SHIFT STEERING COLUMN PAINTED TO MATCH EXTERIOR
  Seat CUSTOM SEATS FABRICATED BY LANCE TROUPE
  Material / Color SCANDINAVIAN HIDES TANNED IN ITALY, CUSTOM SILVER AND GARNET PURPLE, SYNTHETIC SWADE HEADLINER IN GARNET PURPLE
  Carpet ESSEX NYLON BLACK CARPET.
Stereo CUSTOM STEREO SYSTEM BY SANDERSON FORD PRO SHOP.
  Other ELECTRIC LIFE POWER WINDOW KIT; LIZARD SKIN HEAT AND SOUND INSULATION COVERES ENTIRE INTERIOR;
 
 
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