1929 Ford The Emperor 

Built by George Barris, 1960 AMBR Winner

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- Built by George Barris for Chuck Krikorian
- 1960 America's Most Beautiful Roadster award winner
- Featured on the cover of Hot Rod Magazine in July 1960
- According to Blackie Gejeian, this was one of the most fabulous cars he ever came across
- Steel body that retains the original Junior Conway paint work
- Purchased from Chuck Krikorian by Blackie Gejeian
- Smoothed and filled steel body
- Custom grille insert inside a hand-formed shell
- Custom painted frame
- Chromed drop axle and suspension
- Smoothed and filled firewall
- Cadillac 406 CI engine
- Six Stromberg 97 carburetors
- 4-speed manual transmission
- Chromed quick-change rear end
- Custom Pearl vinyl upholstery by Eddie Martinez
- Chromed fan, water pump, stacks, fuel lines, pulleys, power steering box and linkage, headers, oil pan, leaf spring, drop spindles, coilovers, wishbones, door hinges and steering column

Reference Number 582697

as of 8/18/2019

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Lot R462

Mecum - Monterey Auction  Contact  Location
Hyatt Regency Resort and Spa on Del Monte Golf Course 1 Old Golf Course Road  Phone  +1 262-275-5050  City  Monterey
Monterey, CA 93940  Fax  +1 262-275-3424  State  California
United States  Mobile    Country  United States United States
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Car 1929 Ford The Emperor
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