I built my 55 just after returning home from the Army and a year in Vietnam "1972". My wife and I had only been married a few months when we bought it. It started life Green & White. Six months later she was black, 327 and a 4 speed. Its been enjoyed at my daughter wedding and some of her friends.
Its time for her to get a complete face lift. New black paint, interior, New TKO 5 speed. I will also be up-grading to a posi unit, 370 gears and new big bearing Axle Bearing Retainer Plates from www.Tri-5WeeCrafted.com