Richard Riuz' 1949 Chevrolet

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1949 Chevrolet Convertible restyled by Barris Kustoms for Richard Riuz. The body was shaved for handles, trim and ornamentation. The rear end was smoothed, and new taillights were integrated into 1949 Mercury bumper guards.[1] The grilleshell and headlights were frenched. The windshield was chopped and a padded top was installed. Dual spotlights and Cadillac Sombreros were added.[2]


Magazine Features

Trend Book 101 Custom Cars
Hop Up September 1951
Hop Up December 1951
Rod & Custom June 1953


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