Phil Rapuano's 1954 Ford

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Phil's Ford as it appeared in 1961.
Phil's Ford was shown at the 1961 Hartford Autorama.

1954 Ford convertible restyled by Bernardo Auto Body for Phil Rapuano of Hamden, Connecticut. Phil's Ford featured a DeSoto front bumper-grille as rear bumper. It ran a custom interior with bucket seats, and it was powered by a Corvette engine. In 1961 the car was shown at the 11th annual Hartford Autorama.[1]



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