The 411
Owner/hometown:
Greg Porter / Greenville, South Carolina

Year/make/model: '59 Studebaker Pickup

Engine/drivetrain: 600hp '70 Chevy 383 / stroked, balanced, and blueprinted / Schneider camshaft / Edelbrock intake manifold / six Holley 94 carburetors / Hedman3-1/2-inch exhaust system / MSD ignition / Chevy 350 turbo / Stegall's shift-improvement kit / Lokar Shifter / TCI torque converter / Currie rear axle

Installers: Porter's Customs, and transmission work by Stegall's

Wheels/Tires: (Front) 15x7-inch steelies / Coker 215/70R15 / (Rear) 15x8-inch steelies / Coker 225/70R15

Suspension: (Front) '68 Nova spindles / A-arms, coil springs, and shocks / (Rear) lowered leaf packs / Carrera coilovers

Installers: Porter's Customs

Body Mods: '58 Rambler grille / '49 Plymouth front bumper

Bodyman: Greg Porter at Porter's Customs

Custom Paint: DuPont Black / copper-pearl dash

Painter: Greg Porter at Porter's Customs

Interior: '62 Impala seats / ididit steering column / Classic Instruments white-face gauges / Cal Custom steering wheel / headliner, door panels, and seats wrapped in Zodiac metal flake

Upholsterer: Porter's Customs