1963 Ford Falcon Futura
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1963 Falcon sedan. 454 BBC engine bored .040", Edelbrock oval port heads, Crane roller rockers and pushrods, Weiand tunnel ram with twin 600 Holley carbs, Doug's headers, Comp cam, Pete Jackson gear drive, gilmer belt drive, Super T10 4 speed, 8.8 Ford rear with 3.73 posi, 6 pt. rollbar, MII buckets, Taurus folding rear seat, ladder bars.
Built 454, straight axle front, 8.8" rear axle. Full frame built under car to handle the extra power. Super T10 four speed and Lakewood scattershield with 11" Ram clutch/pressure plate.
1974 MII buckets recovered and headrests deleted. Taurus SHO rear bench cut down to fit, all new headliner and interior panels covered in black. Custom built gauge pod, and Speedway 20 ckt wiring harness.
Steel tilt frontend, radiused rear wheelwells with Mercedes lips welded on. Custom front splash pan, hood cut for bug catcher scoop, and radiused/edged. Custom fit '61 Falcon grille, Moon tank, custom fuel filler door.
Tires, Wheels, and Suspension:
ET II Classic Five spokes 8.5x15 rear, and 5x14 fronts. 10"x30" Hurst pie crust slicks, and 185-14 radial fronts. Econoline straight axle with Courier steering box connected to '95 Camaro tilt column. 8.8" Ford with 3.73 posi.
Audio, Video, and Technology:
MSD 6AL box with Mallory electronic distributor, Autometer tach. No radio, or excess baggage.
Special Thanks and Sponsors:
No special thanks. Built it all myself, in my backyard, no help.
Won some races, and "Best Pipes" at local car show.
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