OWNER: George "Spanky" Cole of Louisiana
VEHICLE: 1977 Chevy
TANK: M-4 army personnel carrier
ENGINE: 1972 454 cu.in. Chevy bored to 462 cu.in.
CARBURETION: 2 predators (6000 cfm)
TRANSMISSION: Allison 4 speed automatic
RUNNING GEAR: M-4 gear box
WEIGHT: 22,000 lbs.
TIME TO BUILD: 10 weeks
I scanned these pictures from Magazines that I purchased.
These shots were captured from a Chicago 1987 show. Chick for show.
These shots were captured from an Anaheim 1988 show. Chick for show.
This is a model I built of the Gator. Notice the sticks instead of a wheel in the cockpit. The model was built using a Hammer Head and a tank.
Cost to build; $45.oo Time to build; 22 hours Scale; body 1/25th and tank 1/34th
Features; Hand fabricated frame covers, Steering sticks, and rear mounted engine.
Completely hand painted.