Stk#101 1979 GMC Pickup
This truck was originally a 1979 GMC 454 Heavy duty work truck purchased by CP&L, Raleigh NC, stock engine was replaced by the in it today. A balanced and blue printed 454 built by Warren engines.
Painted a blue color that is slick, East Coast body kit, tubbed rear end, all body parts are GM factory parts, all new seals, gaskets and rubbers. 12-gallon fuel cell located in truck bed center. Battery box relocated to truck bed. Deep set Weld Wheel rims polished rear with Mickey Thompson ET Drag 28.0/11.5-15. Front BF Goodyear T/A radial P275/60R15. Front bumper like new, Billet grill custom, side marker lights like new. Drip rail moldings removed. Tinted glass. Like new tail lights. Looks good eye catcher.
All new interior blue vinyl bench. Blue door panels, blue dash cap, Billet dash trim, aftermarket AM/FM/CD player, B&M shifter in floor, blue carpet, blue Sunvisor�s, Autometer Tach. Amp & Oil gauge, seat belts.
Powered by a 454 built by Warren engines, Competition Cam 288/540 std HYD, Merline "World Big Block" heads, 850 Quadra Jet carb. Edelbrock Performance RPM Matched intake, MSD 6 A Box complete ignition system. Accel Balanced and blueprinted distributer. GM Heavy Duty alternator, 140 AMP, electric water pump system, 14" electric Race Day fan, stainless Serpentine pulleys with 'V' Belts, Turbo transmission professional re-built by Jack Jones with B&M stall converter, B&M lock-out shifter W/shift light, chrome water neck. Electric fan, chrome dip stick. Moroso air cleaner. Drives and handles good. Visit our website at www.ecoastcc.com for more info.
Lin's passion for Classic Auto's has been steadily growing for many years. He began 'Street Rodding' in 1978 and he has traveled the Highways enjoying many Car Shows and meeting a lot of wonderful people who also share their passion of Yesteryears Automobiles. Lin's knowledge of these Classics has served him well. He not only restored many cars, with a love of painting them. He taught paint and body restoration classes at Central Carolina Community College. He also appraises cars. In March 2010 Lin and Bonnie had the opportunity to move to the next phase of their love of Classic Auto's by buying East Coast Classic Cars. Together they strive to make your Auto purchase, consign or trade with us a very pleasurable experience. Honesty and knowledge of these Classics is how we have built a reputable business.