Schwartz Performance has introduced their new ’48-55 first-series Chevy pickup chassis. Now you can get the Pro Touring look along with slot car handling. The new chassis features mandrel-bent rails, MIG and TIG welding, narrowed rear framerails for mini tubs, adjustable trans mount, power rack-and-pinion, welded-on running board mounts, extensive cross bracing, and will except either coilover shocks or RideTech’s Shockwaves. Standard with a “full roller” chassis is a full floating 9-inch rearend with 31-spline axles. Wilwood or Baer brakes are available starting with 12-inch rotors all the way up to slotted 14-inch ones. This chassis bolts on with no floor cutting or modifications. They utilize the stock body mount holes, stock bed mount holes, radiator core support, and comes complete with holes for factory bumper brackets. The front suspension features custom upper and lower control arms, spindles, and steering arms all manufactured by Schwartz Performance. The upper arms have greasable ball bearings instead of bushings and the lowers have premium Teflon-lined Heim joints for perfect alignment the first time. Out back is a custom triangulated four-link, also using premium Teflon-lined Heim joints for bind-free performance on the street, highway, or track. Small-block, big-block, or newer LS-series engines all fit with zero rack interference or firewall modifications. Schwartz Performance chassis are over 200 percent more ridged than factory frames. Prices start at $8,500. Visit www.schwartzperformance.com for more info or an authorized dealer near you, or call 815-206-2230 for further information.
Replace your worn-out or missing interior cab molding pieces with new replacement parts available exclusively from LMC Truck. These molding panels have been developed and manufactured to be an exact replacement for your original steel or injection-molded plastic trim. Windshield and side window upper moldings are produced using formed and textured steel as original. Plastic panels are made from new tooling using improved heat-resistant thermoplastic compounds to better withstand the test of time. Available in black, the items can be painted to match the color of your interior. Prices range from $9.95 to $29.95. For more information and to see a full selection of interior cab moldings including A-pillar, interior windshield molding, rear pillar, air vent covers and much more … get your free catalog today at www.lmctruck.com. For more information or to order a catalog visit the website or call 800-562-8782.
Control Cables’ new floor-mounted throttle pedal is constructed from strong, billet aluminum. It eliminates having to route cables through the firewall by utilizing an under-the-floor cable-mounting bracket. This design helps to maintain a clean, uncluttered firewall. The pedal is approximately 6-inches long, has a 2-inch-wide base that tapers to 1¾-inches at the top, which gives it a sporty look. It features a non-slip rubber pad and comes complete with all mounting hardware for an easy installation. It comes in your choice of a black anodized or brushed aluminum finish. Also shown is the optional billet aluminum brake pad. In business since 1980, Control Cables manufactures a variety of cables and controls for the classic truck market. For complete information contact Control Cables Inc. at 562-949-0455 or on the web at www.controlcables.com.