Chassis is back from it’s Stretch

The chassis is now back from its stretch!! The frame was fairly twisted so the guys massaged it back as straight/square/true as they could and it looks great.  The welds still need to be cleaned up but I’ll do that before it gets sandblasted and painted.

The chassis was cut and had 4 x 4 box tubing inserted to replace the old frame rails.  The wheelbase is now 140 inches which is a 24 inch increase from the original Caprice layout.

The engine was also set back 24 inches to give more room for the radiator up front and was also slightly lowered to give more hood clearance.

One thought on “Chassis is back from it’s Stretch

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s