The 1977 Chevy C-10 pickup truck was available with a choice of engines. Body and bed were disassembled for painting to make sure the finished product looked as clean as possible. He rebuilt it once—by necessity after it had been stolen, stripped, and recovered with a bunch of rusty and different color body panels piled into a completely different bed. Offer valid for retail customers in the United States and Canada. For Sammy Trout of Whittier, California, the moment came when he was on the way to work.
Offer valid for retail customers in the United States and Canada. The C-10 had two new wheelbases: one of 117. My wife Lori encouraged the build and fed me dinner in the garage every night I worked on it. The bed was stripped to bare metal, and spring-loaded tailgate pins were installed to take the place of the chains. A replacement hood turned up at a local salvage yard. After reshaping the stock bench with new foam, he recovered them in cigar-toned leather.
Taking off the camper shell, bed interior, and storage cabinets revealed about 100 screws to be pulled and an equal number of holes to be welded. The original gauges were disassembled and restored, and a new retro-style radio was added, with an iPod and flashdrive hook-up inside the ashtray. Oversize fees also waived on this item. Oversize fees also waived on this item. All claims must be postmarked on or before 30 days from purchase.
Picture the pickup on jackstands, suspension components removed, and Sammy underneath it in motorcycle goggles and a beanie, grinding the rust off the stock framerails with a drill motor and wire wheel. An optional extended cab was available. Other features included custom steering wheel and an ashtray mounted cigar lighter. For 1977, body styles included a fleetside body, which was straight box, or a stepside body, which had a curve. Allow approximately 6-8 weeks for processing. Valid on orders shipped in the contiguous United States.
A shortened and balanced driveshaft from Cannon Engineering ties the transmission to the stock rearend with 3. The medium output 350-cubic-inch engine had 155 horsepower at 3,600 rpm with 225 foot-pounds at 2,400 rpm. Your hub for horsepower Get first access to hit shows like Roadkill and Dirt Every Day Join free for 14 days now Sammy wanted the truck low. New styling included striping on the side and the hood. I tried not to throw excess money at it, but redo what was there. The front and rear fenders were scrapped, and a pair of N. .
Doetsch shocks and Belltech antisway bars mounted at both ends improve the ride. Finally, Chevy offered the 307 cubic inch with 115 horsepower at 3,600 rpm with 205 foot-pounds of torque at 2,000 rpm. Allow approximately 6-8 weeks for processing. As the truck neared completion, Sammy started searching the Internet for local shows to attend. The high-output 454 cubic inch 7.
The incentive that motivated him to put the truck back together and drive it for the rest of his life must have been passed on to Sammy. Go to for complete offer details and information. The truck had an overall length of 191. The transmission had been converted to a floor-shifted three-speed, but now runs a Borg-Warner T5 with a homemade short-shift kit. The seats had an all-vinyl seat cover or vinyl and nylon cloth seat cover. Options included power steering, power brakes, electric clock, heavy duty shocks and rally wheels.
Applicable shipping fees will be charged, if required, on additional items added to the order. Go to for complete offer details and information. All claims must be postmarked on or before 30 days from purchase. Every rust hole was replaced with good used sheetmetal. Offer limited to two 2 qualifying purchases per household or address.