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1941 Dodge Power Wagon

Mecum Auctions is offering a unique chance to own this spectacular custom-built 1941 Military Power Wagon nicknamed "Full Metal Jacket". Built by Weaver Customs, the multiple award-winning truck has been featured in several well-known publications including Mopar Collectors Guide and Hot Rod and Truckin´ magazines. Powered by a 300-horsepower 3.9L 4BT Cummins Turbo Diesel engine with an HX35 turbocharger and a TH350 automatic transmission, the backbone of this Power Wagon is a custom chassis with triangulated 4-link and 30-inch shocks rolling on a set of 20-inch black 10-spoke wheels wrapped in 37×13.5-inch Maxtrek Mud Trac tires. Other impressive details include custom Brazilian hardwood bed accented by hand-brushed nickel, premium Hydes Italian leather upholstery, Dakota Digital gauges, grilled guard, LED light bars, Ididit steering column, beautiful B&M Racing shifter, and hidden handgun compartments in floor panels. The impressive ride will go under the hammer at the Mecum’s The Eddie Vannoy Collection 2020 (June 3-7).



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1955 PORSCHE 550 SPYDER

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