Mike Brown's 1932 Ford
1932 Ford 5 Window Coupe owned and built by Mike Brown of Dallas, Texas. Mike was able to trade his way up to a 32 Ford coupe with a Channeled 1933 Ford Coupe, followed by a Cadillac-powered Hudson coupe. He invested $1300 in the car, earned by working as a grocery clerk in the weekends and after school. The top was chopped 4", which turned out to be the hardest task, finding a good bodyman to do it for him. He installed a 259 cui 1953 Dodge mill, hopped up with Jahns pistons, Iskenderian equipment, Weiand intake sporting 4 Stromberg 97's. The heads were stock, but the ports were polished to improve flow. The exhaust was made by Carl Stone of Dallas. Mike's coupe was built to run in C/gas class.
Did you enjoy this article?
Kustomrama is an encyclopedia dedicated to preserve, share and protect traditional hot rod and custom car history from all over the world.
- Help us keep Kustomrama and history alive. For as little as 1 USD a month you can become a monthly supporter. Click here to learn more.
- Subscribe to our free newsletter and receive regular updates and stories from Kustomrama.
- Do you know someone who would enjoy this article? Click here to forward it.
Can you help us make this article better?
Please get in touch with us at firstname.lastname@example.org if you have additional information or photos to share about Mike Brown's 1932 Ford.
This article was made possible by:
SunTec Auto Glass - Auto Glass Services on Vintage and Classic Cars
Finding a replacement windshield, back or side glass can be a difficult task when restoring your vintage or custom classic car. It doesn't have to be though now with auto glass specialist companies like www.suntecautoglass.com. They can source OEM or OEM-equivalent glass for older makes/models; which will ensure a proper fit every time. Check them out for more details!
Do you want to see your company here? Click here for more info about how you can advertise your business on Kustomrama.