Isaac Mion
October 17, 2012

The Details


Randy Bunner's '65 Ford Ranchero

Engine

  • 347ci small-block Ford built by Speed Sports (Gilbert, AZ)
  • 4.030-inch bore
  • 3.400-inch stroke
  • Eagle forged steel 5.400-inch H-Beam connecting rods
  • Mahle forged aluminum pistons
  • Total Seal rings, 1/16, 1/16, 3/16
  • 9.5:1 compression ratio
  • Eagle forged steel crankshaft
  • Comp Cams hydraulic roller camshaft
  • RHS aluminum cylinders heads, 2.02-inch intake/1.60-inch exhaust valves, Comp Cams single springs with damper
  • Edelbrock aluminum intake
  • Holley 750-cfm Double Pumper carb
  • MSD Pro Billet distributor and 6AL ignition
  • Ron Davis dual-electric fan and radiator system
  • Billet Specialties Tru Trac serpentine pulley drive
  • 400 hp, 425 lb-ft of torque

Exhaust

  • Doug's headers, 15?8-inch primary tubes, 3-inch collectors
  • 2-1/2-inch exhaust, MagnaFlow mufflers

Transmission

  • Ford C4 three-speed automatic with shift kit
  • TCI 2,500-rpm stall speed torque converter
  • B&M Quicksilver shifter

Rearend

  • Ford 8-inch with Traction-Lok differential

Suspension

  • Front: Rod & Custom rack-and-pinion with tubular A-arms and Aldan coilover shocks
  • Rear: Rod & Custom four-link with coilover shocks

Brakes

  • Front: 10-inch disc
  • Rear: 9-inch disc

Wheels

  • Front: Billet Specialties Intro, 17x8, 4-1/2-inch offset
  • Rear: Billet Specialties Intro, 18x9-1/2, 4-1/2-inch offset

Tires

  • Front: Goodyear Eagle F1, P235/40R17
  • Rear: Goodyear Eagle F1, P245/45R18

Interior

  • Custom gray and burgundy upholstery by Upholstery Shop and Tops (Scottsdale, AZ), '98 Mustang bucket seats, Billet Specialties steering wheel, Teleflex Genesis Haneline gauges, keyless entry, suede headliner, custom one-piece metal dashboard, console and seat surround, finger touch controls underdash

Exterior

  • PPG two-stage Scion Blackberry Crush Metallic (Code 3N0) and Ford Titanium Frost (Code YX) paint; cut and narrowed front and rear bumpers molded into body; front fenders molded into rockers; shaved door handles, driprails, and wipers; tailgate molded into rear quarter-panels; cut and molded in bedrails