1951 Studebaker Short Bed
1951 Studebaker pickup truck, 56 V-8 front sheet metal. Complete 1968 Olds Toronado drivetrain--Yes, 455 Rocket Olds and front wheel drive, TH425 automatic trans, Toronado rear axle and suspension. Engine is stock with the exception of an Edelbrock intake and thermoquad carb. New MSD type electronic ignition. Aluminum radiator with electric fan keeps it cool. Not high dollar but done right. Runs right/drives right. Modern wiring, 12 volt charging system, Autometer gauges. Power steering, power brakes, tilt wheel, cruise control, Chrysler 300M electric leather buckets. New cruise control. Decent tires on Toronado 15" wheels. Fresh tune up and service. Rare and unique turn-key driver. Can be driven home from here. No rust issues, as it spent its life in central California. Paint is 'weak', but that could be just the patina you are looking for.