Jack Calori's 1929 Ford
Sold to Bill Potts
July 1948 the Calori racer was raced at El Mirage. Calori had just sold the car, and it was its new owner Bill Potts that raced it. Potts, who was a dentist and fellow Lancers member had added whitewalls to the car. Calori hated the look. Calori kept the engine when he sold it, so Bill put a 1941 Mercury engine with Meyer heads and Manifold, Winfield cam, and Potvin ignition into the car.
Sold to Jerry Sutherland
Around 1949 - 1950 Jerry Sutherland of Long Beach, California purchased the car. In 2017, Jerry's son, Rick Sutherland, told Kustomrama that his dad had to trade the car for a sedan in 1955, when he was born; "Which he hated because he was a hot rodder!" According to, Rick, the kid who purchased it was from Big Bear Lake, California. He blew it up in a race, "never took it out of first gear!"
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