1947 Cadillac Sedanette – Buddy Jordan


  • 1947 Cadillac Sedanette owned by Buddy Jordan, built by Chris Carlson Hot Rods (CCHR)
  • Total Cost Involved provided the Mustang II–style independent front suspension, including 2-inch dropped spindles
  • The rearend setup features a TCI four-link suspending a Currie 9-inch rear with 3.73:1 gears and a Truetrac differential. Wilwood discs, master cylinder, and pedal assembly ensure dependable stopping power.
  • RideTech air suspension at all four points help drop the car to the pavement
  • 15×7 1955 Cadillac Eldorado wheels rebuilt at CCHR and chromed
  • 7.50-15 BFGoodrich Silvertown bis-plies from Coker Tire
  • 1976 500ci engine is extensively modified by CCHR. 700-R4 transmissions
  • Dakota Digital gauges and CON2R steering wheel mounted on an ididit tilt column

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