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AutoHunter Spotlight: 1932 Ford Highboy

Bright red hot rod with a Chevy Vortec 350cid V8


Up for auction on AutoHunter, the online auction platform driven by is a custom-built 1932 Ford Highboy roadster that features a crate Chevrolet Vortec 350cid V8 powerplant in a Kilbourne body.

The fiberglass body has been professionally repainted in Viper Red with custom pinstriping. Exterior features include a Sid Chavers tan cloth Boptop, chrome headlight surrounds, Bear Claw door locks, slim tail lamps, and a polished dual-exit exhaust.

It’s held up by Salt Flat custom chrome wheels wrapped in a new set of staggered-width tires.

The interior is upholstered in fawn leather with matching door panels and carpeted floor mats. The red dash houses a Blaupunkt AM/FM/CD head unit with smartphone connectivity.

Under the hood, the Chevy V8 engine is upgraded with an Edelbrock Performer intake manifold, a Holley 670 CFM carburetor, chrome electric choke and electric fan. Power is sent to the rear via a Turbo automatic transmission.

The aftermarket odometer reads 3,357 miles which were added after the build.

This Ford Highboy’s auction ends September 17 at 11:20 a.m. PDT.

Visit the AutoHunter listing for more information about this roadster and see a gallery of photos.

Racheal Colbert
Racheal Colbert
An experienced writer and editor, Racheal brings her enthusiasm for collector cars to her role as the Content Manager of the Collector Car Network. Former Content Writer and Marketing Manager in the tech and publishing industry, Racheal brings a fresh perspective to the Journal and the automotive world.



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