1948 GMC Half-Ton Pickup | Mothers Shine Awards

1948 GMC Half-Ton Pickup
Owner: Dave Jones, Scottsdale, AZ
Builder: Kindig-it Design, Salt Lake City, UT

Paint: Modern Classic by Kindig-it/Akzo Nobel base Clear coat Sageless
Painted by: Kindigit design

Engine/Drivetrain: GM 4L80-E, GM ECM controller for engine and trans, GM LS3 Holley intake, 3D printed oil bath oil filter, Billet Specialties Coil Covers. Ultimate Headers and stainless exhaust is running through a Borla CrateMuffler, Strange 9-inch 4.11.1 gears, Willwood 6-piston front & 4-piston rear brakes. Dual adjustable coilovers. Wheels designed by Kindig-it and built by Billet Specialties wearing Pirelli tires.

Highlights: Cab stretched 4”, suicide door, rear window made “big window”, full sculpted Kindig-it bed. One-off running board made of birch, truck bed made from one sheet of birch plywood with inlaid chrome. GMC grille, custom Chevy bars, custom boutique and chromed by Ogden Chrome, Hydes Leather interior. Upholstery by JS Custom Interiors. Flush mounted chrome and wood inlays that match bed. The build started 8 years ago at Kindig-it but owner moved and then it was sold two times before it ended up with Dave Jones who gave Kindig-it the green light to resume the build with no limits. Actual build time was about 1 year.