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Joe Smith's 1932 Ford 5-Window Coupe
The Rotzell 46 is sport custom built by Ed Rotzell of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The build took 3 months, and it was completed early in 1946.
Ed Rotzell's SCOLF is a sports custom built by Ed Rotzell of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Built in the early 1950s, the rear end of the SCOLF was inspired by the 1951 GM LeSabre concept car.
A Cadillac that Joe Sherlock used to see in his Northeast Philadelphia neighborood. Restyled in the early 1950s, the car was a rolling advertisement for the owner of Sam's Auto Body. It ran vanity plates that read "SAMS CAR," and the rear of it was influenced by the GM LeSabre.[1]
David DiRico's 1955 Pontiac custom of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The build was completed in 2010, and David owned it for about a year before he sold it.

Hot Rods of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Jack Bonholtzer's 1932 Ford 5-Window Coupe
Joe Smith's 1932 Ford 5-Window Coupe
George Rice's 1939 Ford Tudor

Custom Cars of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Ed Rotzell's 1949 Lincoln
Blaine Rockhold's 1941 Cadillac Convertible
David DiRico's 1949 Mercury
David DiRico's 1955 Pontiac

Sport Customs of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

The Rotzell 46
Ed Rotzell's SCOLF

People of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Blaine Rockhold
Brianna Elyse Karlsen
David DiRico
Ed Rotzell
George Rice
Jack Bornholtzer

Joe Smith


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