1960'S SHOW ROD STYLED 23 T BUCKET HOT RAT ROD 23 TITLE ROTH DRIVER MINT JULIP

US $16,500.00
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Bellevue, Ohio, United States

Features and Specifications

Make: Other Makes
Year: 1923
Mileage: 1029
VIN: 1923fordrdstr
Vehicle Title: Clear

1923 Other Makes

relisting one last time if you are not a serious buyer please dont bid.....

.................THE MINT JULIP...................



UP FOR SALE IN A TRULY ONE OF A KIND, COMPLETELY BRAND NEW, 1923 T BUCKET STYLED AFTER THE 1960'S SHOW RODS WE ALL WENT TO SEE AT THE AUTORAMA'S AS KIDS... THE CARS THAT GOT US HOOKED ON THIS DISEASE...
...THE FRAME....

THIS IS A PROFESSIONALLY BUILT, FULL CUSTOM METAL 2X3 FRAME WITH MANY, MANY HOURS OF METAL WORK AROUND BOTH THE DUAL CANTED HEADLIGHT AND TAIL LIGHT MOUNTS.
IT WAS THEN PRIMED AND PAINTED A PEARL WHITE BASE.AFTER BEING TAPED OFF AND PREPPED IT WAS PAINTED WITH A 2015 FORD MINT GREEN MID COAT.AFTER PREP, AN AIRBRUSHED FADE WAS DONE IN 2002 GM JADE GREEN.FINALLY TAPE WAS REMOVED AND SEVERAL COATS OF CLEAR AND WET SANDING FINISHED IT OFF. JUST LIKE THE OLD DAYS...
..... THE BODY.....
THE FIBERGLASS 23 BODY IS FROM SPEEDWAY AS IS THE GRILLE SHELL.THE BODY HAS A CUSTOM TREATMENT TO THE CONSOLE AND DASH. WITH A 1949 NASH GAUGE POD, AND A STEWART WARNER AMP GAUGE WORKED IN.IT HAS A 3 INCH CHANNELED FLOOR.THE BODY WAS PAINTED THE SAME WAY THE FRAME WAS. AFTER THE MANY HOURS OF CUSTOM WORK, PEARL WHITE OVER PRIMER SEALER, MINT GREEN THEN JADE GREEN, THEN THE OLD LACE PAINT TRICK WAS ADDED TO THE COWL AND CONSOLE, AS WELL AS TO THE TANK TOP. THEN CLEAR. THE MINT JULIP NAME COMES FROM AN OLD 1950S SONG, AGAIN, LOTS AND LOTS OF TIME.
......THE TRUNK....THE TRUNK IS ACTUALLY A FARMALL TRACTOR GAS TANK, CUT AROUND THE MIDDLE, HINGED TO HOLD A 5.5 GAL. FUEL TANK AND THE BATTERY.AFTER BEING MASSAGED PRIMED AND PAINTED AS THE OTHER PARTS WERE.
.......THE ENGINE.....THE ENGINE IS A SMALL BLOCK CHEVY WAS SENT OUT TO GET ALL THE MACHINE WORK DONE, BORED 30 OVER, BRINGING IT TO AROUND 312 C.I. A NEW ROTATING ASSEMBLY THEN INSTALLED.THE HEADS RECEIVED A 3 ANGLE VALVE JOB AND WERE MILLED 10 THOUSANDTHS.A MILD CRANE CAM 288 AND 512, NEW LIFTERS AND DOUBLE ROLLER CHAIN, NEW MELLING OIL PUMP.FINNED ALUMINUM VALVE COVERS,POLISHED ALUMINUM WATER PUMP,ALUMINUM 4BBL INTAKEHOLLEY 650 CARBCHROME OIL PANCHROME PULLEYSCHROME STARTERCHROME ALT.CHROME HEADERSCLEAR DIST. CAPVINTAGE CLOTH SPARK PLUG WIRESPAINTED THE DARK JADE GREENLOTS AND LOTS....
...THE TRANSMISSION....THE TRANS IS A FRESH 350 TURBO, COMPLETELY DISSASEMBLED AND ANYTHING THAT WAS QUESTIONABLE WAS REPLACED,THEN A NEW JEGS TORQUE CONVERTER AND COOLER WERE BOTH INSTALLED. SHIFTS PERFECTLY.
..........REAR AXLE....
THE REAR AXLE IS A 1969 OLDS CUTLASS POSI UNIT WITH BRACKETS REMOVED, AND NEW ONES FOR THE BUGGY LEAF INSTALLED.IT WAS COMPLETELY TAKEN APART AND ALL CLUTCHES WERE REPLACED AS WERE ANY BEARINGS THAT LOOKED LIKE THEY NEEDED IT, NEW SEALS AND POSI FLUID NEW WHEEL CYLINDERS, SHOES, HARDWARE, DRUMS AND ADJUSTERS AND NOW SHE'S GOOD TO GO IT HAS A 323 TO ONE GEAR NOW. ALSO PAINTED JADE GREEN
.........FRONT AXLE...FRONT AXLE IS , 4 INCH DROPPED VICTORY AXLE, WITH A SPEEDWAY FRONT DISC AND STEERING ARM KIT INSTALLED AND SPLIT WISH BONES.
...HEAD AND TAIL LIGHTS...HEAD LIGHTS ARE CHROME CAFE RACER MOTOR CYCLE LIGHTSTAIL LIGHTS ARE 1959 CADDY LIGHTS IN CHROME PODSLIGHTS AND TURN SIGNALS WORK
NEW ALUMINUM RADIATORDRIVESHAFT BY TOLEDO DRIVELINE.NEW GEARBOXNEW SPEEDWAY UNDERFLOOR MASTER CYL.MOONEYES STEERING WHEELOFFENHOUSER FRICTION SHOCKS FRONTSPEEDWAY FRICTION SHOCKS ON REARALL NEW BRAKE LINES WITH RESIDUAL VALVES PROFESSIONALLY INSTALLED.
16 X4.5 " FRONT IGNITER WHEELS WRAPPED IN CLASSIC DUAL WHITE WALL 16" TIRES
16 X 8.5 REAR IGNITER WHEELS WRAPPED IN 16" FIRESTONE DRAG MASTER CHEATER SLICKS NEW! NOT RECAPS....
CHOPPED WINDSHIELD COME WITH BOTH YELLOW LEXAN AND CLEARSEATS ARE OLD 1960S BOWLING ALLY SEATS ON THE CUT DOWN ORIGINAL DINER MOUNTS. THEY ARE VERY COMFORTABLE.SPOON GAS PEDALIGNITION SWITCH, HEADLIGHT SWITCH, AND TURN SIGNAL SWITCH ARE ALL LOCATED ON CENTER CONSOLE. AS IS THE 60'S FORD MUSTANG SHIFTER.
MORE INTERIORMARINE GRADE VINYL WHITE DIAMOND PLEATED SIDE PANELSMINT GREEN PEARL VINYL BEHIND SEATS AND ON FLOOR INSERTS AS WELL AS ON TRANS TUNNEL UNDER DASH.
CAR SITS JUST RIGHT MAKES IT EASY TO GET IN AND OUT OF.RUNS AND DRIVES NICE....LOUD AND LOTS OF WIND IN YOUR HAIR, IF YOU HAVE ANY, I DON'T....
........CAR IS CURRENTLY TITLED CORRECTLY AS A 1923 FORD ROADSTER,........
I WILL TRANSFER TITLE INTO WINNING BIDDERS NAME WHEN PAYMENT CLEARS.
I CAN STORE CAR AFTER PAID IN FULL
I CAN HELP SOME WITH DELIVERY IF WE AGREE PRIOR TO END OF AUCTION, BUT DO HAVE A SHOP TO RUN
I CAN HELP LOAD ON YOUR CARRIER
....PLEASE NOTE....
A FEW THINGS THAT WILL NEED ATTENTION EVENTUALLY OR NOT, ITS UP TO YOU...
CAR HAS A FEW ROCK CHIPS FROM NORMAL ROAD DRIVING NOTHING SERIOUS BUT IT IS A DRIVER SO IM TELLING YA...
THE HIGH BEAMS ARE NOT HOOKED UP, THERE WAS NO NEED.AND THE SPEEDOMETER IS NOT HOOKED UP AGAIN I DIDNT NEED IT.
EVERYTHING ELSE WORKS AS SHOULD.
ALSO INCLUDED WITH SALE ARE,
TWO 3.5 INCH STAINLESS EXHAUST TURN DOWNSALL THE THE MINT GREEN AND WHITE LEFTOVER VINYL MATERIALTHE REMAINING PAINT ...ALSO INCLUDED....
A COMPLETE BUILD BOOK WITH PART NUMBERS AND PICTURES WILL GO TO WINNING BIDDER ALSO.
THAT BEING SAID, CAR IS AVAILABLE AFTER WED, JULY 10TH FOR INSPECTION BY APPOINTMENT. AS IT IS GETTING PHOTOGRAPHED FOR AN UP COMING MAGAZINE FEATURE ON TUESDAY.
IT WON AN AWARD IN THE DETROIT AUTORAMA BASEMENT THIS LAST MARCH AND IS IN THE AUGUST ISSUE OF OL SKOOL RODS MAGAZINE AUTORAMA COVERAGE.
........NOW THE SERIOUS STUFF,
IF YOU HAVE LESS THEN 10 FEEDBACK OR ANY NON PAYING STRIKES PLEASE CONTACT ME PRIOR TO TRYING TO BID.
I CAN BE REACHED BY TEXT MESSAGE AT 419 635 6584, SEND A MESSAGE WITH A CALL BACK NUMBER AND I WILL RETURN YOUR CALL, OTHERWISE MY SPAM BLOCKER MAY DROP YOUR CALL. SORRY FOR THIS INCONV. ITS JUST WE GET TOO MANY HEALTHCARE CALLS DAILY...
A $ 1000 DOLLAR DEPOSIT DUE AT AUCTION END AND PLEASE MESSAGE AS WELL.
BALANCE DUE WITHIN 7 DAYS UNLESS WE AGREE ON SOMETHING DIFFERENT PRIOR TO END OF AUCTION.
SORRY FOR THE LONG READ, THANKS FOR LOOKING, GOODLUCK AND FEEL FREE TO EMAIL WITH ???








On Jul-08-19 at 06:18:25 PDT, seller added the following information:

VIDEO LINKS..... PLEASE LET ME KNOW IF THEY FAIL TO WORK ILL SEND THEM TO BIDDERS.


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