Barrett-Jackson | 15-Oct-2016 | Las Vegas 2016 | Venue : Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino, 3950 S Las Vegas Blvd, Las Vegas, NV 89119
Category : Classic Cars
Lot No. : 742
Year : 1972
Engine Size : 514CI
Transmission : Manual
Colour : BLUE
Interior : GREY
Chassis No. : 2H35H139400
No longer available - Sold or withdrawn from sale


Lot #742 - This Pro-Touring Torino is nicknamed Big Blue. It was the June 2008 Hot Rod magazine cover car and the August 2008 paint issue bi-fold spread. It was also a class winner at the 2008 Grand National show in Pomona - the 59th Grand National Roadster Show. It was built by Steve Strope in his Pure Visions shop. It is powered by a Ford Racing 514ci crate engine with FRPP Aluminum Super Cobra Jet heads, dual-quad intake on top with dual Edelbrock 4-barrel carbs and 4-speed manual transmission. The interior features Glide Engineering bucket seats in GT40-inspired gray leather, a suede headliner, recovered panels with reconfigured gauges, and new stereo and speakers. It also has a Vintage Air system.