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1956 Ford F-100 Packs A Shelby Voodoo V8 Under The Hood

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We have a soft spot for the Ford F-100 series of pickups of all years around here. We particularly like the early versions like this 1956 Ford F-100 pickup. One glance at this satin black and lowered beauty, and you know that the truck is far from stock. This beast has a custom boxed chassis to handle the power from a Ford Racing 5.2-liter flat-plane crank V8 used in the Shelby GT350.

The 1956 Ford F-100 rolls on Cobra independent front and rear suspension and is fitted with custom wheels and tires. The interior is clean and has little bling, with a bit of chrome to set off all the black Sticking up between the seats is the shifter for the 6-speed manual transmission that is from the GT350.

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The truck is packed with custom features with shaved turn signals under the bed of the truck, roll pans front and rear, and the rear fenders have been widened by 3-inches. The tailgate is smoothed, and the truck has LED headlights and taillights. The front radiator to keep the Voodoo V8 cool is a Mishimoto polished unit.

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The builders also fitted the truck with a Vintage Air system to keep the truck cool when cruising on hot days. The interior does have a custom console and a custom audio system. A backup camera is integrated, and all the gauges have been replaced with Dakota Digital units. The headliner is made in custom suede, and the truck has a new carpet and Dynamat for sound dampening. The truck is rolling across the auction block with Barrett-Jackson in Scottsdale in January with no reserve. There is no indication of what the truck might bring. Check out this 1975 Ford F-100 to see another cool truck.

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Source: Barrett-Jackson

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Written by Shane McGlaun

Shane is a car guy with a fondness for Mustangs and off-roading.

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