Jim Sanders' 1949 Ford

From Kustomrama
Jump to: navigation, search

1949 Ford Convertible owned by Jim Sanders, of California. Under Ray Scott's tutelage, Jim frenched the headlights, chopped the top 4 inches, hand-fashioned a new grille, and installed 1947 Cadillac bumpers. A continental kit was purchased and attached, and a set of 1949 Mercury taillights were added. Top and upholstery were made by Hall Upholstery and Gaylord's Kustom Shop. Total cost of the car, including all of owner's labor was $4000.[1]

Magazine Features and Appearances

Trend Book 101 Custom Cars


Calling all Early Customs for Customs by the Sea, a pre-1952 custom car show presented by Kustomrama and the Race of Gentlemen. Pre-Registered Cars Only. Register Here.

Promote your shop, show or business on Kustomrama - This ad space can also be bought to promote cars for sale or to hunt down rare parts you're looking for. Click here for more info...


Did You Enjoy This Article?

Kustomrama is an online encyclopedia dedicated to traditional hot rod and custom cars. Our mission is to protect, preserve and share traditional hot rod custom car history from all over the world.

Help Us Make This Article Better

If you have additional information, photos, feedback or corrections about Jim Sanders' 1949 Ford, please get in touch with Kustomrama at: mail@kustomrama.com.

Personal tools
Please Help Kustomrama
Recommended reading