OWNER: Dean Mallory
HOMETOWN: Decatur, Georgia
The truck cab was purchased out of a barn filled with salvaged wood and farm equipment, as a father son project, in 1997. The cab was thrown in for $400 in a package deal with a Model A Tudor Sedan body. An old feed sign had been nailed to the roof. I was twelve years old. I am now 32.
2008 Detroit Autorama
2nd Place - Altered Rod Pickup
Driven Award - Presented by Lokar Performance Products
Original steel cab, chopped 3", channeled, hidden hinges, filled metal roof, sectioned Rootlieb hood, '32 Ford grille, Brookville Roadster frame and shortened bed, louvered tailgate, custom roll pan.
Red naugahyde interior stitched by Larry Sneed.
383 Stroker Small Block Chevy, TH350, Ford 8 Inch Rearend, 3.55:1 Gears