Frank Balzano's 1956 Ford

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Frank's Ford at the 1958 Hartford Autorama. Photo from The Joe Kizis Photo Collection.
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Frank's Ford at the 1958 Hot Rod & Custom Car World's Fair in West Springield, Massachusetts, by then the car featured a 1956 Ford Meteor grille and 1956 Ford Thunderbird 3-carb power plant. The car won second place in the closed full custom class at the show. Photo by Alex Walordy.
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1956 Ford Victoria originally restyled by Frank Balzano and John Balzano of Bristol, Rhode Island in 1956.

In 1958, Frank's Ford was shown at the Hot Rod & Custom Car World's Fair in West Springield, Massachusetts, by then the car featured a 1956 Ford Meteor grille and 1956 Ford Thunderbird 3-carb power plant. The car won second place in the closed full custom class at the show.[2]

October 2009, the car was offered for sale on eBay.[3]


Magazine Features

Rodding and Re-styling January 1959
Car Craft December 1960
Customs Illustrated July 1961
Kustoms Illustrated 23

External Links

The Ebay Classified

References



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