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Classic Dreamcars
Call Seller: 352-217-9868
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Mileage Low
Exterior Color Black
Interior Color Red
Engine 120 CI / 183 HP Ford V8
Transmission Manual
Stock # SHOW WINNING RACE CAR
Estimated Monthly Payment
$609 mo Apply Now
J.J. Best Banc & Co.

1947 Floyd Trevis Full Midget Race Car Ford Flattie

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DISPLAYED IN OUR LOBBY, FOR ALL TO ENJOY, WAS THIS FLOYD TREVIS FULL MIDGET RACER. FLOYD TREVIS-KRAFT WAS BEST KNOWN FOR BUILDING "OFFY" ROADSTERS FOR THE F.I.A. CHAMPIONSHIPS AND USAC EVENTS FROM 1951-1961. HIS BUSINESS WAS BASED IN YOUNGSTOWN, OHIO. THESE MIDGETS FOUND THEMSELVES LOCATED ALL OVER THESE GREAT UNITED STATES IN RACE PROGRAMS. FLOYD TREVIS WAS WELL KNOWN AS "THE CADILLAC OF RACE CAR BUILDERS" OWING TO HIS 'QUALITY BUILD' WITH HIS 'EXTRA TOUCH'. HE IS A MEMBER OF THE SPRINT CAR HALL OF FAME (1990). JUST A FEW OF HIS MOST FAMOUS WINNING RACE CARS WERE A.J. FOYT IN THE "BOWLES SEAL-FAST SPECIAL" (INDY 1961), DICK RATHMAN ACHIEVING THE POLE POSITION AT INDY 1958 IN A TREVIS BUILT CAR AND EDDIE JOHNSON WINNING 6TH PLACE IN ONE AT INDY 1960. THIS PARTICULAR CAR IS ONE OF SIX BUILT. IT PASSED TO CALIFORNIA WHERE IT COMPETED IN SEVERAL EVENTS SPONSORED BY ED WAGNER. IT HAD BEEN DRIVEN BY RED MARLOWE WINNER OF THE 1956 ARDC ALLENTOWN RACE, IN PA. IT WAS NAMED #64 "THE SODA CAN SPECIAL", AFTER ITS ASSOCIATION WITH 'SODA CANYON NAPA VALLEY RACING'. SINCE THESE OLD GIRLS COULD BE SPONSORED BY HUNDRED'S OF SPONSORS DURING THEIR LIFE, WE DEDICATED OUR CAR WITH TRIBUTE SPONSORSHIP FROM A PERIOD CORRECT SODA BEVERAGE FIRM "WHITE ROCK BEVERAGES" (ONE OF AMERICA'S VERY FIRST BEVERAGE DISTRIBUTORS POPULAR IN THE 1930'S, '40-S AND '50'S). THIS 1947 FLOYD TREVIS-KRAFT MIDGET CARRIES A 120 CUBIC INCH / 183 HP FORD 60-V8 WITH 'EDDIE MEYER' HOLLYWOOD HEADS, 'EDDIE MEYER' INTAKE, DUAL STROMBERGS W/ CUSTOM HEADERS, IN/OUT TRANSMISSION, ALUMINUM 'LIGHTWEIGHT' REAR-END, LEATHERETTE INTERIOR, PERIOD CORRECT SAFETY BELTS, CHROME ROLLBAR & NERF BARS, ORIGINAL MIDGET DRIVERS HELMET, FIRESTONE RACING TIRES ON DREYER RACING CAST ALUMINUM WHEELS. IT HAD A TOP SPEED OF 120 M.P.H. THIS 1/4 MIDGET WON THE SILVER AWARD AT THE WINTER PARK CONCOURS. $35,000
PH: 352-217-9868

· Mileage: Low
· Color: Black
Price: $35,000.
Mileage Low
Exterior Color Black
Interior Color Red
Engine 120 CI / 183 HP Ford V8
Transmission Manual
Stock # SHOW WINNING RACE CAR
Estimated Monthly Payment
$609 mo Apply Now
J.J. Best Banc & Co.
Classic Dreamcars
I would like to:
Classic Dreamcars
Call 352-217-9868
MOUNT DORA, FL
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Price: $35,000.
Classic Dreamcars
Call 352-217-9868
MOUNT DORA, FL
Mention AutaBuy.com when you call.

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