1958 Chevrolet Apache Truck

  1958 Chevrolet Apache Truck

 

Go Back....

 

 

.

 

 

The interior is a tastful restoration with the spirit of yesteryear and the ammenities of today.

This truck is built on a heavy duty 1/2 ton chassis featuring front disc brakes, Moog springs, Monroe shocks, and a stout 10-bot GM rear housing 3.70 gears.

This Texas stance is partially in thanks to the polished 17-Inch American Racing Torque Thrust wheels wrapped in P275/60R17 B.F. Goodrich Long Trail T/A Radial Tires.

The wood bed is by Mar-K, complimented by polished stainless strips and an aircraft quality, flush mounted fuel fill that goes to the underside mounted "Tanks" brand gas tank.

 

Further inspection of the exterior will confirm professional, high quality paint and body work throughout. This steel, GM body truck was prepared by Master Craft body in Ovilla, Texas. The finish is done in GM Bright Red.

 

The chrome work is show quality throughout. Here we see the distinctive '58 Grille Assembly, in show condition.

 

Fly Low or Fly High. Many of our photos were taken at the historic Dallas Love Field Frontiers of Flight Museum, located only minutes from our showroom

 

Open to door to 1958. This interior is by Mastercraft Bodyworks in Red Oak, Texas.

 

The interior features a host of refinements. The brown leather seating is power operated and heated.

 

The dash showcases this retro-fitted vintage gauge cluster housing a tachometer, speedometer, temperature gauge, volt gauge, oil pressure, and fuel level.

 

The steering column is a tilt unit by I-Didit. The shifter is by Lokar. The gas pedal is part of the "Midnight Series" by Lokar as well.

 

The door panels feature "ball milled" inside handles by Billet Specialties and arm rests by Classic Chevy.

 

The sound system is by Thumpers Car Stereo, featuring a Kenwood CDC-X993 head unit.

 

All glass and seals were replaced during this extensive, nut & bolt restoration.

The doors, bed, and hood showcases an excellent fit and finish.

LED tail light assemblies are a tasteful touch.

Further inspection of the engine compartment will reiterate the quality of this restoration. Notice the fasteners and paint work is top notch throughout.

The firewall and inner fender wells are highly detailed.

The charging system features this Optima battery.

The front disc braking system is all new. Notice the clean brake line routing.

The Ram Jet 350 c.i. V8 features the best in reliability and street performance. The internals consist of high silicon aluminum pistons along with a ruller tappet design cam (.431 / .451) 14097395 and durable cast iron crankshaft (10243068). Exhaust gases are expelled through true dual exhaust and GM ram horn manifolds. Polished aluminum components are displayed throughout the engine compartment. The aluminum fuel injection intake manifold is part # 12489371. The 700-R4 transmission by "Rockys Garage" is equipped with  a transmission cooler by "Coolers." The radiator is custom made by Birds Radiators and is aided by an electric fan setup and a 17" polished overflow tank. The cooling system hoses are by Gates.

 

Further inspection of the undercarriage will showcases heavy duty components and detailed framework. The springs are by Moog. The built 10-bolt rear end houses 3.70 gearing. A transmission cooler is mounted underneath as well.

 

 

SUMMARY OF FEATURES

 

350 c.i. Ram Jet V8

 

700R-4 Automatic Transmission

 

Vintage Air Conditioning

 

Power Steering

 

Power Front Disc Brakes

 

Power Seating

 

Heated Seats

 

Tilt Steering Column

 

Kenwood CD Stereo

 

Mar K Wood Bed & Stainless

 

Gas Tank by Tanks

 

17-Inch American Racing Torque Thrust Wheels / P275/60R17 B.F. Goodrich Long Trail Radial T/As

 

Custom Analog Gauge Cluster

 

GM Bright Red Paint & Body

 

Sun Visor