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1949 All-Steel Packard Fastback Rod “The Packrat”!!

1949 all-steel Packard Fastback rod “The Packrat”. Three years in fabrication patterned after a professional concept drawing by Thom Taylor. Trailer queen quality but built to drive, and show.

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Its powered by a GM 502 Create Engine with Ram-Jet Fuel Injection and 700 R-4 Automatic Transmission,Ford 9″ Differential w/3.50 Ratio and Inland Empire Driveline and much more… It’s built on a Scott’s Hot Rod frame./spokemotors

It features power Rack-N-Pinion steering, stabilizer bars, and traditional 4 bar rear suspension, Bilstein shocks and adjustable air ride control system, power “Wilwood” Disc Brakes, Braided & Stainless Lines, Custom Stainless Fuel tank.


It has an all-steel, custom modified, shaved and smoothed body. The interior is full custom leather by Todd Aho and features vintage heat and air conditioning, hidden control panels, digital instruments and many other high-technology specifications.