Offenhauser Equipment Corporation

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Offenhauser Equipment Corporation was started by Fred Offenhauser and Fran Hernandez in 1946. Both Fran and Fred worked at Offenhauser Engine Company, a company started and operated by Fred's uncle, also named Fred Offenhauser.

Cars Featuring Parts Made By Offenhauser

Adapter Plate
Chris Casny's 1931 Ford Model A Coupe
Gene "Clean Gene" Sadoian's 1934 Ford Four-Door Sedan

1937 Kurtis Tommy Lee Special
Kurtis-Kraft 3000 Series

Louis Banto and Jack Perre's 1927 Ford Model T Roadster
Raymond Anderegg's 1927 Ford
Harvey Haller's 1929 Ford
Stuart Randall's 1930 Ford Roadster
G. C. Woodard, Jr's 1932 Ford Roadster
Howard Leever & Fred Esser's 1932 Ford 3-Window Coupe
Jon Grinager's 1932 Ford 3-Window Coupe
Sid Kayman's 1932 Ford Roadster
Glenn Johnson's 1937 Ford Coupe
Richard Flynn's 1937 Ford
Dick Bair's 1939 Ford Convertible Sedan
Kasper Kårbø's 1949 Ford Tudor - Pandoras Box
Lloyd C. Hammond's 1949 Ford - The Majestic Lady
William C. Jeunette's 1949 Ford Club Coupe
Edward Meritai's 1950 Ford
Vic Tuttle's 1953 Mercury

Intake Manifold
The Tweedy Pie
Bo Sandberg's 1923 Ford Model T Roadster - Purple Passion
Lee A. Jagla's 1923 Ford Model T Roadster Pick Up
Gary Heliker's 1926 Ford Model-T Roadster
Larry Hughes 1926 Ford Model T Roadster Pick Up - The Bomber
Dick Bennet's 1927 Ford
Don Hentzell's 1927 Ford Model T Roadster Pickup
Millard Mitchell's 1927 Ford Model-T Roadster
The Juxtapod
G. C. Woodard, Jr's 1932 Ford Roadster
Howard Leever & Fred Esser's 1932 Ford 3-Window Coupe
Mervyn Toynton's 1932 Ford 5-Window Coupe
Mike Young's 1933 Ford 5-Window Coupe
Alex Idzardi's 1936 Ford
Ed Dell's 1936 Ford Roadster
Richard Flynn's 1937 Ford
Kalle Jonasson's 1939 Mercury Convertible
Bill Page's 1940 Ford
Nick Dunkavich's 1940 Hupmobile Roadster
Al Andril's 1940 Mercury Coupe
Jerry Vrionis' 1941 Ford Pickup
George Jezek's 1949 Chevrolet 2-Door Sedan - The Candy Cart
Tom Carroll's 1949 Chevrolet
Jim Hurley's 1949 Ford
Edward Meritai's 1950 Ford
Brad Masterson's 1951 Chevrolet Fleetline
Jay Greer's 1951 Ford Victoria - The Tahitian
Vic Tuttle's 1953 Mercury
Jerry Drake's 1955 Ford Fairlane - India Ivory
Vartan Davidian's 1955 Ford F-100
Jerry DeVito's 1957 Ford Fairlane - The Maze

Valve Cover
Thomas Dannerbauer's 1929 Ford Model A Roadster
Gene "Clean Gene" Sadoian's 1934 Ford Four-Door Sedan
Tommy Sanders' 1939 Ford 4-door Phaeton - The Red Bird
Tom Carroll's 1949 Chevrolet
Bill Hoffman's 1953 Chevrolet Bel Air


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