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George Barris' Track Roadster. George built the channeled roadster, that sported one of his first flame paint jobs, in 1948.
Ed Roth's 1956 Ford F-100 truck of Maywood, California. Ed, who was a member of the Maywood Drag Wagons, bought the truck in 1957. He wanted to use it as a promotion vehicle for his custom paint and pinstripe business, so he gave it a red flame paint job the same year.
Virgil Shuck's 1940 Mercury coupe of Pineville, West Virginia. Built by Virgil and his father at Shucks Body Shop, the build was started in 1957. It was completed sometime between 1957 and 1959, featuring a flame paint job.
Ronnie Fossen's 1954 Studebaker of Compton, California. Ronnie's Studebaker was restyled in the mid or late 1950s, and by 1958 it featured subtle scallop type flames.
Ken Foress' 1952 Mercury Convertible of Lansing, Michigan. In 1959 local pinstriper and custom painter Jerry Drake, aka Spider the Crazy Painter, gave the car a flame paint job at Cooper Body Shop.
John Rasmussen's 1929 Ford Model A roadster received a flame paint job in the 1960s.
Hasse Broberg and Kjelle Gustad's 1938 Chevrolet Convertible of Huddinge in Stockholm, Sweden as it appeared in the early 1960s. Bo Sandberg and his fiance Morris gave the car a flame paint job in 1962.
Göran Silfors' 1936 Ford Sedan of Sweden as it appeared in 1965, featuring a flame paint job by Bo Sandberg of Yankee Customs.
Howard Gribble's 1956 Ford F-100, of Torrance, California, received a flame paint job by Walt Prey in 1975.
Jack Fields' 1954 Chevrolet of Torrance, California. In June of 2016 Jack's Chevrolet received a flame paint job.

Flame Painted Cars

George Barris' Track Roadster
John Rasmussen's 1929 Ford Model A Roadster
Göran Silfors' 1936 Ford Sedan
Hasse Broberg and Kjelle Gustad's 1938 Chevrolet Convertible
Virgil Shuck's 1940 Mercury Coupe
Ken Foress' 1952 Mercury Convertible
Jack Fields' 1954 Chevrolet
Ronnie Fossen's 1954 Studebaker Starlight Coupe
Ed Roth's 1956 Ford F-100
Howard Gribble's 1956 Ford F-100
Chuck Burkart's 1958 Chevrolet Impala





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