Lot #37 - Rare and stunning 1957 Ford F-100 1/2 ton flareside pickup truck. One of only 2,319 produced. During this year, Lee Iacocca became Ford's truck marketing manager. This was also the first year of the newly styled 3rd generation F-100. A recently completed 2-year no expense spared frame-off restoration. California truck which is completely rust-free. She still has her original 223cid engine and 3-speed manual transmission, which were rebuilt to run strong and smooth. The entire truck was dismantled and media blasted to the metal. All the doors, bed and fenders were painted while disassembled. The truck was reassembled properly with all new factory parts, including chrome, glass, rubber, seals, bumpers, wheels, tires, window tracks, steering wheel, door handles, tailgate, locking chains, windshield wipers, ignition, floor pedals, emblems, mirrors, rubber floor mat, seatbelts, visors, knobs and lights. In addition, custom seats, headliner and oak bed with chrome over rails. Restoration receipts totaling over $48,000. Includes owner's manual.