Searching craigslist with the term ‘custom’ is an experience akin to lifting a paving stone on a wet autumn day…you know you will see unidentifiable poly-legged things that will make your skin crawl but you keep looking for more. Each click of the next page is like lifting the next paver and like kids looking for centipedes, we sometimes find awesome stuff that we want to show our friends. This undisclosed model year, unclear make, unknown model Custom Hotrod is for sale in El Monte, CA for $10,000 via craigslist.
This Custom Hotrod has a very limited description provided by its seller. In fact, it is so short that we will just share it here:
Im selling my custom made hotrod. Asking for 10000 o.b.o or willing to trade for a harley or lifted chevy truck.my number is 626466XXXX
No mention of make, model, engine, transmission…none of the typical information that we would like to see…but from the photos it looks like it is powered by a small block Chevy V8. The general construction looks to be from a late 50’s or early 60’s hot hod shops from the likes of Big Daddy Ed Roth or a reasonable facsimile, perhaps built from a mini truck chassis like the S10. Our biggest reservations would be buying a car from someone who is so incapable of creating a simple advertisement; we only wonder what dealing with this person would be like in person.
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