1938 Chevy Master Street Rod
If you wanted to know what a street rod should look like then just take a look at the photo gallery of this stunning example, a 1938 Chevrolet that has been totally transformed into a truly spectacular street rod.
Start with the exterior look, pitch black paint with 7 coats of clear coat, load lid option 3 inch chopped top, air ride suspension lift kit front and rear with manual height adjustments and dash mounted digital readout. Reflector optics halogen headlamps with directional indicators light the way. The tires are mounted on Budnik dished polished wheels with center caps.
There is a rear mounted 3rd brake light with review camera mounted as well as custom taillights from a “59” Cadillac. Creating a memorable image there are purple neon lights mounted under the car, in the engine bay and behind the grille.
It is powered by a 454 cubic inch V8 putting out 425 hp with a 4-barrel carburetor. The Sanderson headers are ceramic coated. The transmission is a 3-speed automatic with dash mounted shift. There are four-wheel disc brakes, power rack and pinion steering and air conditioning.
The interior is totally customized with desert rose leather and Bayberry tweed with the gauges and controls nicely trimmed in polished aluminum. The leather front seats are reclining buckets while in the rear the seats are also leather trimmed buckets. The Lacarra “Blade” leather wrapped steering wheel is mounted on a chromed tilt telescopic steering column. The dash and center console feature the latest in digital technology including a digital gauge package with tachometer, clock and Streetworks “Smart Knob” system. The Garmin navigation system comes with voice commands and there is a Sony AM/FM stereo with CD player and 250-watt amplifier and equalizer Everything that can be powered is, such as windows, door locks, trunk opener and power operated cowl vent. Theater group lighting is used in the interior.
This is a local car originally created and owned by the late Bill Wyso of Schenectady, an award-winning creator of hot rods and interiors.
This is truly a one of a kind custom hot rod.
Estimate: $40,000 - 50,000
- Engine Type
- Engine Size
- 454 cu in
- Body Color
- Body Style
- Interior Color
- Desert Rose
- Seating Type
- Seat Material
- Shifter Type
- Center Console