The engine is a high performance 355 small block Chevy engine (seller states 400 horsepower) mated to a Muncie 4 speed manual transmission, Lakewood bell housing, and hydraulic performance clutch system. The rear end is a 9" Ford with a 3.73 posi unit installed. The front straight axle was taken from a F-100 and narrowed. Manual 4 wheel disc brakes are on every corner and are more than adequate. Custom side pipes exit nicely and have decent clearance.
Lending credit to the California story is an auxiliary radiator mounted underneath the vehicle. It sits just forward of the 20-gallon custom aluminum fuel tank. The air scoop for it can be seen in the last few photos. The front radiator is a custom Bruce Thomas radiator with twin fans.
Time and effort was put forth on the seating positions for this steel bodied Willys. This is pretty friendly even if the driver is over 6 foot tall. The gauges work and display coolant temperature, oil pressure, volts, fuel, and RPMs.
This 1937 Willys Model 37 is offered by the St. Louis sales staff and can be seen in full detail on our website. Our listing all include 100+ HD photos and a detailed video! GatewayClassicCars.com
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