Restoring Cars like the 1940 Ford in Our Classic Car Shop in Florida

John RussoClassic Car RestorationMay 13, 20170 Comment

Doing up the 1940 Ford’s in Palm Beach Customs’ Classic Car Shop in Florida


The ’40 Ford is one of the most iconic classic vehicle introduced during its period. It included a V8 engine and stylish appeal that made it a hot-rod for the every rodder.



There were few major updates in the 1940 model. With slightly smaller V8 engine, straight-six engine and sealed-beam headlight this model was one of the most advanced model. The high flat-topped hood dominated the front look of the ’40 model, inheriting the 1939 model, while a hydraulic top was new on the convertible.


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The body of the ’40 Ford model was available in two door couple, convertible and two or four door sedan, station wagon. With a wheel base of 2,845mm and whooping 136 CID (2.2 L) or 221CID (3.6L) powertrain this modernized model was one to hold the class during this period.



The drivers used the Fords of this generation in namely among the stock car racing providing the foundation of the dirt track racing style.


Classic Car Restoration Shop in Ocala Florida



Here at Palm Beach Customs, we are there to provide exclusive restoration services to cars, like the 1940 Ford, in our classic car shop in Florida.


The Palm Beach Customs takes care of every service that you expect when you visit a classic car shop in Florida.


Here in Florida, our team will assure that any problem with your classic ride doesn’t keep you off the road for too long. If there is any damage or even rust, we can get it done. With high-quality urethane base coat and high solids clear coat we would obtain you the perfect finesse of the 1940 Ford. At PBC we provide exclusive car restoration services including classic vehicles like the 1940 Ford.


Teds 1940 Ford in our classic car shop


Read More About Ted’s 1940 Ford Restoration project Here 



Being in business since the 80s we specialize in automotive restoration be it the body metal work or paint refinishing.


More about What We Do in our Classic Car Shop


Our work here is basically classified in this these 3 categories:


Restoration Services:


If you have an original old classic or muscle car in need of some TLC we will be happy to help you make that happen. Check out our Classic Car Restorations and Muscle Car Restoration service pages for more.


Turn Key finished product:


Since it is not always possible manage time to build your own project, so we offer you fully custom build of your choice. Choose your own chassis or the frame, the color and all the materials and that is it. We will ship your product in minimum time. You can see one of our Turn-Key Build packages here.

Contact us to talk about your custom build! 


Steel Body:


We have extensive range of steel bodies, with recessive firewall, to deck lid and doors. So if you are wondering if we have the 1940 Ford, just step in find the surprises. Our products here don't fall of authenticity. They are all licensed and manufactured from companies. See more about our Steel Body Packages here




When you require restoration with services provided for body and paint, get your classic vehicle at Palm Beach. Our team will ensure that you get the ultimate satisfaction. Once your car is complete we will dispatch it in no time.



Don't forget to check the videos and testimonials on our website. It will get you an idea how things are done here in PBC.


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