#TBT: Sewer Pickle | An autocrosser built around a '34 Ford

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May 2, 2024 | Ford | Posted in Features | From the Nov. 2016 issue | Never miss an article

[Editor's Note: This article originally appeared in the November 2016 issue of Grassroots Motorsports.]

At first glance, it looks like a nearly finished 1934 Ford hotrod: solid wheels, Ford hubcaps, fenderless body, lowered front end and suicide doors. However, moving closer you see four-wheel disc brakes, control rods, anti-roll bars, a digital dash and a full roll cage. This is not …

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noddaz
noddaz GRM+ Memberand SuperDork
12/25/16 2:25 p.m.

That car is FANTASTIC!

David S. Wallens
David S. Wallens Editorial Director
12/31/19 10:45 a.m.

Happy New Year. I bumped this story back to the home page just because. 

newrider3
newrider3 New Reader
12/31/19 11:28 a.m.

Are there any more technical pics of this car around? Specifically of the front suspension? Very interesting setup.

David S. Wallens
David S. Wallens Editorial Director
12/31/19 11:42 a.m.
newrider3 said:

Are there any more technical pics of this car around? Specifically of the front suspension? Very interesting setup.

We should have more. Once we're all back in the office on Thursday, we can check and upload.

java230
java230 UberDork
12/31/19 11:58 a.m.

Very Very Awesome.

SVreX
SVreX MegaDork
12/31/19 12:35 p.m.

Wow 

noddaz
noddaz GRM+ Memberand SuperDork
12/31/19 2:52 p.m.

That car is STILL fantastic!  

GIRTHQUAKE
GIRTHQUAKE HalfDork
1/1/20 11:18 a.m.

I'd love to see more details on this, too- I'd LOVE to start a Hot/Rat Rod styled project to camouflage a track and road weapon like this.

_
_ Dork
1/1/20 11:52 a.m.

How "light" are old fords? I've always wanted to do an all import version of this with this body. Like Miata skeleton, k24 all motor, and inboard suspension. 
but NONE of that weirdo steampunk/rusted to E36 M3e "fake patina" wannabe stuff. 

Colin Wood
Colin Wood Reader Services
1/2/20 10:32 a.m.

For your viewing pleasure (and because David told me to), I've added more technical pictures. Enjoy!

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