KRIMSON KRUSHER

Dale Hancock

OWNER: Dale Hancock of Evansville, Indiana

VEHICLE: 1989 Ford F-150

ENGINE: Ford 472 cu.in.

CARBURETION: two 660 cfm. Holleys

HORSEPOWER: 600

TRANSMISSION: Ford C-6

RUNNING GEAR: three 2 1/2 ton Rockwell transfer cases to drop drive shaft angles, Rockwell PS115 planetary axles from a fork lift with a 19:1 final drive ratio

TIRES: 73X38X18.4 inch Goodyear Special Sure Grips

SUSPENSION: a big Chevy dump truck frame mounted upside-down, Firestone airbags and 12 Monroe shocks

FEATURES: triple chrome roll bar with a light bar and 5 off road lights, full tilt body, plush captain chairs, and Warn chrome bumpers.

WEIGHT: 16,500 lbs.

HEIGHT: 11 feet 6 inches

WIDTH: 12 feet

LENGTH: 18 feet 6 inches

COST TO BUILD: $75,000.00

QUARTER MILE: 15 seconds at 80 mph.

I scanned this shot from Bill Holder's book "The Ultimate Book Of Monster Trucks". Photography by John D. Farquhar.

I scanned these pictures from Magazines that I purchased.

These shots were captured from a Chicago 1987 show. Chick for show.

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