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1951 GMC 5-Window Pickup Truck Restomod Frame-Off Restoration Modern 350 PS PB

1951 GMC Truck 5-Window Restomod Rare

Condition: Used
Make: GMC
Model: Truck 5-Window
Type: Standard Cab Pickup
Trim: Restomod Rare
Year: 1951
Mileage: 1100
VIN: 10122P19591
Color: Red
Cylinders: 8
Fuel: Gasoline
Transmission: Automatic
Drive type: RWD
Interior color: Gray
Drive side: Left-hand drive
Vehicle Title: Clean
Item location: San Clemente, California, United States
Extras
Power Disc Front Brakes, Power Steering
Cassette Player, AM/FM Stereo, Modern Mustang II Front-End
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Description for GMC Truck 5-Window 1951




1951 GMC 5-Window Restomod Pickup

Custom Show Quality

Solid #2+ Condition

Complete Body-Off Restoration

Professionally Built 2016

1100 Miles Since Restored


Flame Red

Gray Interior

(Modern Seats)


VIN# 10122P19591


350/350 Engine

Completely Rebuilt

Less than 1100 Miles on Engine

(casting #14010207 -350/350 ’80-’85)

Delco Remy HEI Distributor

Rochester Quadrajet Carb



350 Turbo Hydramatic Transmission

Completely Rebuilt

10-Bolt Rear


Front Power Disc Brakes

Power Steering / Tilt Wheel

Mustang II Front End

Painless Wiring Harness


Modern Comfortable Seats

Modern Steering Wheel

New Vintage Style Gauges


New “Vintage” Style AM/FM Cassette Stereo

w/ Speakers Mounted Under Seats

Power Antenna


New Tires

New Brakes

New Exhaust

New Suspension & Steering Components

New Wood in Bed Floor

New Glass, Weather Stripping & Seals

Newer Upgraded Chrome Wheels




Walk-Around Video:


https://youtu.be/9rmyvk7TGYU



Start-Up Video:


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sk8dm7UCpcg





Sporting around our little “Spanish Village by the Sea” is one cool Chevy Restomod Pickup. Professionally rebuilt about five years ago, it has less than 1100 miles on the odometer since built.


The GMC and Chevy Pickups from the 50’s era are just some of the coolest with their big broad fenders and 5-window design. The addition of a newer completely rebuilt 350/350 with modern touches like power steering, a rack and pinion front-end, power discs, modern seats all combine to make for an awesome cruiser for almost any occasion, with the classic look of a 50’s GMC/Chevy Truck.


I am selling this truck for a friend and fellow collector. My background with classic automobiles extends for over 40 years. I have built and restored numerous Corvettes, Mustangs and Porsches and am a member of many car clubs including PCA & NCRS. I have judged at many concour events in and around Southern CA.

This is a stellar, turn-key automobile at a very high level of restoration. A solid #2+ condition vehicle that needs nothing and runs perfectly. The restoration process was extensive and expensive and has been stored in a garage in Southern California since completion, clocking just 1100 miles.

The body work is very high-quality with a high-gloss finish. The original car was a very clean and rust free example, that was reworked with great attention to detail. It is clear to see that every speck of the original paint was removed and this was a windows, doors and hood off restoration. There is zero overspray anywhere to be found.


There is new body rubber everywhere and new felt in the windows. Chrome was redone on the bumpers. The overall paint and body is extremely nice, you would be proud to show this cruiser at any type of show car venues.


The interior is wonderfully restored with new paint, new gauges, new carpet, new headliner, modern seats. The vehicle is equipped with a new modern style with vintage look AM/FM stereo/cassette with surface mounted speakers installed under the seats, instead of cut into the kick panels or doors. The modern style seats are extremely comfortable and look just right in this classic pickup.


The modern engine, transmission and suspension make it ride and perform more like a new Cadillac than an old 50’s truck. The more modern suspension makes for an exceptional ride down the freeway, unlike many older trucks that feel like you are in a buck-wagon. Make no

mistake, the addition of power steering and front power disc brakes to a rig like this are the two absolute must have options for work or fun. I would not own one of these trucks set up any other way than as a restomod. Especially if I wanted to get in it for a daily commute, driving to a show or even on a vintage tour or trip across Country.


The complete wiring harness was replaced during the restoration, along with the brakes and suspension. New radial tires were installed to complete the ride and handling package.


The car starts right up thanks to the more modern HEI Distributor. A bulletproof Rochester Quadrajet sits atop the rebuilt 350/350, giving it plenty of power at the touch of the pedal. This thing cruises at 70-80 mph with no problems. It drives straight down the road with your hands off the wheel and is a dream to drive in tight spots thanks to the power steering.


This little Red Pickup is sensational and has very limited miles since the restoration was finished about four years ago.


Early 50’s GMC’s like this are getting harder and harder to find. This is a great weekend cruiser & show truck and will put a smile on your face every time you jump in and start it up.


This GMC 5-Window Pickup is completely sorted and runs and drives like a dream.


For additional questions or more pictures feel free to call me anytime between 7am and 11pm 7-days a week. Remember I am on the West Coast:


Frank 949-310-6262



TERMS & CONDITIONS:

The car is for sale locally and we reserve the right to cancel this auction at any time before the end of the auction. We do not have a Buy It Now Price listed.

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Winning bidder must contact us within 24 hours of auction end, and make arrangements for payment at that time. A $1000.00deposit is due within 48 hours of end of auction. The deposit can be made by cash (please do not mail cash!), bank check, cashier's check, or bank transfer (preferred). The remainder is due within 10 days of Auction end. The remaining balance must be made in the form of a bank transfer (preferred) Cashier'scheck, or bank check (all forms of payment subject to verification). PayPal will not be accepted as a form of payment for either the deposit or the final payment. If no contact is made within 24 hours we reserve the right to re-list the vehicle, sell it to the next high bidder, or sell it otherwise. Please arrange financing prior to bidding. Once the final balance has been paid, title transfer paperwork will be initiated.

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