1946 Ford Super Deluxe Street Rod What Makes This Car Special Ford Motor Company introduced its Deluxe line in 1938 as an upscale alternative to bridge the gap between its base model and luxury Lincoln offerings. The Deluxe name was used intermittently before and after this to specify an upscale trim, but the De Luxe Ford line was differentiated as a separate marque within a marque with separate styling and pricing. The 1946 Ford Deluxe Street Rod we have at Skyway Classics is a one-of-a-kind car that is both current as a cruiser but nostalgic if you want an old time cruiser too. Mechanical To start with our Deluxe has had a frame off restoration done in mid-1990's with only 361 miles on the clock since that restoration. It is powered by a 351 cubic inch V-8 Ford engine, with chrome Moroso valve covers and open element air cleaner, high performance spark plug wires, looms and coil, performance carb, tube headers, and more sitting in a clean and detailed engine compartment. The engine is backed by an automatic transmission and also has power steering and a redone modified frame with a Ford Heavy Duty rear end. Interior The interior has black/red custom cloth plush bucket seats and a matching rear seat. The complete custom painted and detailed dash has an assortment of both factory and Stewart Warner aftermarket performance gauges, performance shifter, VDO tach, red carpet with black floor mats, Clarion stereo radio, as well as great door panels and headliner.. Exterior Our 1946 2 Door Coupe has an All Steel black and red exterior with like new paint, great chrome, bumpers, trim and rides on Cragar custom mag wheels with B.F. Goodrich Radial TA tires. Conclusion This 1946 Ford Deluxe Street Rod we have at Skyway Classics is an iconic cars that was restored and made into one fabulous street rod. Come see and drive it today. Here today at Skyway Classics. So give us a call at 941-254-6608.