49 Hudson

Concept behind this one off amazing Hudson was to have a Grand touring car packed full of all the modern conveniences but kept the styling to resemble its 49 heritage.

 

The only thing stock is the roof and the glass configuration.

Chassis: complete one off custom chassis utilizing C6 Corvette trans axel, torque tube, motor, cradles, spindle, hub bearings. All around coil overs w/ corvette mono springs. Stainless steel exhaust thru out.

Motor: 2008 LS3 Magnuson supercharger. All hand crafted sheet metal components to resemble that time period. Valve covers, coil pack, air cleaner, fuel rail covers, power steering reservoir, coolant tanks, brake reservoir.

Brakes are Baer 6 piston w/ 14” drilled and slotted rotors.

Wheels are Schotts custom designed  Hub caps are ERC designed and machined by Speed Metal Fab to resemble original styling.

Body mods: All hand built exterior trim , emblems and bumpers. Every panel has been reworked except the roof line, Hood has been pancaked and reshaped, cowl has been removed and reshaped, redesigned front grill. The back of the Hudson has been completely redesigned it now has a tailgate and a removable trunk lid. The fender skirts were added to gain access to rear tires. The floor and firewall and rockers and inner fenders have been changed.

Interior : Gauges are one off they were designed to resemble period styling. Steering wheel is from a 52 Hudson cut down to 15”. The rest of the interior is custom one off.

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