Apparently, a lot of gear heads didn’t care if the actual event was cancelled, they were coming anyway. Their cars and trucks were ready and they converged on Pigeon Forge. The Rod Run was unofficially on again, they would not be kept inside any more.
I purchased my ’39 so I could do Poker runs and cruise nights. I have entered it in a few Car Shows and I did win best GM at a show in Chatman, Ks.
I saw one as a child and ever since, it has been my favorite car.
A sick friend of mine started about 20% of it and couldn’t finish so I talked him into selling it to me so I could let him see it completed.
I was looking for a truck of this era for my wife.
I don’t like stock looking so I made it a custom fab bike hauler
CreepShow’s custom Snow White Pearl House of Kolor Custom Paint with Candy blue flames with hundreds of hand painted skulls just WOW’S the judges and has won numerous Awards at various Car Shows
This was a project made from various parts, collected over time. Some parts were scratch built and therefore, the start date and purchase price are relative numbers.
In 1971 Ferree and his son installed a Chevy 327/350 with a 2B carburetor and manifold from a newly wrecked car, repainted the car while keeping the original black paint on the fenders. He then drove the car to Bonneville, Utah and also made 2 stops in California.
Let’s start this new year off right, let’s start telling the stories again and get some new material.