We wanted to post these pics of a truck out here in Bakersfield. Our site is all about custom rods and the crazy things people do to build them. Well here’s a guy, who put a 1959 ford 1/2 ton pick-up Body on his 1984¬†Ford Ranger Pick-up Truck Rolling Chassis. Check out these pics. Pretty creative if you ask me. Looks like a 390fe motor, auto trans and a good looking finished product. Satin red and white walls give it a good look. This truck reminds me of the Studebaker you have posted, late model chassis with an old school body. It takes some effort but you can build some cool rides if you just put alittle effort and alittle cash into it! we love you guys over at www.ratroduniverse.com

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16 Responses to “1959 Ford Ranger RAT Rod kUstoM! read this..”

  1. Rick says:

    This is a good looking truck. The home built hot rods are fun to see. Check out http://www.killbillet.com
    Those guys got tons of info on rat rods and stuff. later

  2. noodle says:

    Yeah, my old man put a 1950 chevy on a mitsubishi truck chassis. Kind of a beat but it drove good. later….

  3. Nick says:

    Hey guys, People have been modifying cars and parts for ever and hot roddiing is where that happens. That 59 red ford pickup looks pretty cool, but could use some finishing touches…..I ‘ve heard of a neighbor of mine addapting a model A coupe body to a late 70’s chevy LUV chassis. I don’t know how it came out….but the concept we interesting.

  4. Bill says:

    Yeah, I know that guy. He put a model A on a Chevy Luv. Can you Post some pics if you have em.

  5. Roger says:

    Yo, check out our other post with the Model a. Also check out http://www.ratroduniverse.com

  6. Watch movies says:

    Thanks
    Very good post – i’m creating video about it after i will post it to yahoo video !
    if you want to help or just need a link send me email !

  7. admin says:

    Yeah.
    Send me the link and keep me posted.
    Roger
    ratroduniverse@live.com

  8. Delaware-Insurance-407 says:

    hm. hope to see same more info. Can we speake about it?

  9. Pat Gilroy says:

    Hey I want to talk as well.

  10. tim foyley says:

    The 59 Ford was one of the ugliest models they ever built… this guy did a good of making a cool rat rod out of a potentional rat wreck. NICE

  11. richard says:

    can you please tell me how you had the front windshield made or cut? Thanks

  12. Roger says:

    Richard,
    This windshield is a cut piece of plexi-glass. For rat rods and custom cheap builds this is a pretty decent way to do it. As you probably know….cutom glass is very expensive, especially when you chop the top of a your ride.

  13. Robert Tucker says:

    nice man this is my old truck i built this truck its a 59 ford f100 it has a 460 big block ford it sits on a king cab ford ranger frame i sold it to a guy up in moreno valley want to know more anout it email me or look me up on face book Robert tucker Tuckers rod & kustoms

  14. Joe says:

    Ah it reminds me of the days when I had my Fuzzy Dice hanging from my mirror in my 69′ Chevy

  15. chopped39desoto says:

    Yeah thats my truck that i built my wife…Used to be drab green and was in burnout mag, then was powder blue and then sold it.its on a ranger frame, body is channeled and chopped 6″ motor is a ford 460.Miss that truck.Ive got pics of it still.

  16. Harvey says:

    Appreciate this post. Will try it out.

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