Newstalgia Motors Presents Car No. 00262:

1942 Diamond T Pickup Model 201 Resto-Rod

1942 Diamond T Pickup Model 201 Resto-Rod


- Only 1,500 miles on complete professional ground-up restoration in 2010
- Many custom touches throughout the build
- Mild and reliable performance Chevy 350 Small Block with TH350 transmission
- Custom Two-Tone Paint by Remick Custom Paint & Restoration Shop, Akron OH
- Complete Build Sheet
- A real "Head Turner" wherever shown or driven

This truck was converted to a Fire truck and then reconverted to the original pickup
Custom made truck bed all steel
All Steel Body with full running boards
Custom hood latches
Fuel door moved to rear truck bed
Shaved door handles
Electric Remote doors
Custom Side Mirrors
Front windshield is original and cranks out perfectly
Stainless Steel Custom gas tank
Body rear window enlarged 3 times size of original
All chrome work by Portage Plating
All body side trim chrome & polished
Original re-chromed Diamond T Hood Ornament
Custom Two-Tone Paint by Remick Custom Paint & Restoration Shop, Akron OH

Interior by Benny’s of Akron, Ohio
Rolled highest quality hides… special blue color
Navy carpets
Matching side door panel pockets
Header, headliner and wiper motor fully upholstered
Rollup windows... old school style
Gennie Shifter with custom made Diamond T shifter knob
Dynamat and Lizard Skin insulation throughout
AM FM radio with CD player and iPod hookup, full amp with booster, and low end by Horizon Systems, North Canton, OH
Vintage Air, Heat and Defrost with custom vents

Custom Nostalgia "wire wheel" steering wheel
GM tilt steering column

Engine and Driveline
Chevy 350 crate motor
Edelbrock Performer intake
Edelbrock Carb
HEI Ignition
Custom Headers
Dual stainless exhaust system with megaphone tips
Custom air cleaner
Custom made radiator with hi-flow cooling capacity
Electric Flex Fan
Custom water pump fittings
Chevy TH350 automatic transmission
Custom drive shaft and fittings
Transmission cooler
Chassis Engineering front cross member kit

Custom fitted Firebird sub-frame front clip
Front disk power brakes
2” drop spindles
Stock GM power steering
GM Firebird 12 bolt Rear-end
Custom 1 1/2" lowering blocks
Monroe gas shocks
Ride Tech composite rear leaf springs coated with SuperSlide

Converted to 12 volt system
High-output battery
Large chrome multi-wire alternator
Complete new wire package
Custom wiper motor and wiper blades to fit windshield
New gas tank sender unit
Battery Box under seat
Custom alarm system

Wheels and Tires
Wheel Vintique wheels and Wheel Vintique Baby Moon hubcaps on Goodyear wide white radials, 225x75 R15 Front, 235x75 R15 Rear.


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