OWNER; Mike Welch of Bellingham, Washington
BODY; 1960 Ford F-100
ENGINE; 454 cu.in. Chevy
CARBURETION; 850 cfm. Holley
RUNNING GEAR; 2 1/2 ton transfer case, 5 ton Rockwell axles from a rock crusher
SUSPENSION; Peterbilt leafs and 8 Monroe shocks
TIRES; 66X43X25 inch Goodyear Terras
HEIGHT; 12 feet
WIDTH; 12 feet
WEIGHT; 17,000 lbs.
Mike bought the stock Ford when he was only 14 years old. After many hours of labor it was ready for his first competition event in 1982 in Medford, Oregon.
These shots were captured from a video in Molalla Oregon1989. click for the show.