Custom Cars July 1960

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Linda LeCar's 1929 Ford Model A Roadster Pickup
Leo Lyons' Ultra Modern Merc of San Bernardino, California. The build was started in 1950, and completed in the Summer of 1959. Leo wanted to do something different. He wanted to build a custom car mostly from scratch. His initial plans called for building 10 identical custom Mercs, but only one, the prototype, was ever built.
George Barris' 1955 Chevrolet truck, the Kopper Kart, was built as a promotion vehicle for Barris Kustoms of Lynwood, California. The build was completed in 1957.
Lloyd Myers' 1949 Mercury convertible of San Jose, California. Lloyd was a member of the San Jose Rod and Wheelers car club. The Merc was completed in 1959.

Contents and Featured Cars

Bakersfield Motor & Boat Show 1959
The Golden Sahara
Ron Aguirre's 1956 Chevrolet Corvette - The Exsonic
Alton Johnston's Coupe
Sid Lampert's Truck - The Scudera Coolsville
George Barris' 1955 Chevrolet Truck - The Kopper Kart
George Dias' 1953 Chevrolet
Ed Roth's Outlaw
Lloyd Myers' 1949 Mercury Convertible
Linda LeCar's 1929 Ford Model A Roadster Pickup
Leo Lyons' Ultra Modern Merc
Fred LeFevre's 1959 Chevrolet El Camino
Clayton Crowe's 1959 Oldsmobile
Louie Stojanovich's 1947 Plymouth
Jack Bissinger's 1953 Chevrolet
Bob Mcnutt's 1939 Ford
Delmar McCutcheon's 1955 Buick - The Kandy Kane
Fred Altshculer's 1957 Ford
The Emperor
Earl Wilson's 1947 Studebaker - The Grecian
Steve Newman's 1959 Chevrolet


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