1959 Chevy Truck, Tom Patterson, built by Hayman Creations
"We put a full TCI chassis in a 59 Chevy truck for a good friend and customer of ours and couldn’t be happier with it. It handles amazing, everything fit great, very nice looking and TCI was a great company to do business with. The truck was a 2021 Goodguys truck of the year late finalist" - Built by Mike and Brad Swaney -Hayman Creations llc.
1959 Chevy Apache Truck, owned by Tom Patterson, built by a father and son, Mike and Brad Swaney, Hayman Creations llc.
The truck rides on a TCI Engineering frame with power rack and pinion steering and a Currie 9-inch rearend running 3.55:1 gears and supported by a four-link system.
Billet Specialties wheels (18x8 in front, 20x8.5 in the rear) are encased in BF Goodrich tires (235/45 in front, 245/40 in the rear).
Power comes from a 430-horsepower, 6.2-liter GM LS3. A 2.5-inch stainless steel exhaust system with Magnaflow mufflers handles the exhaust gases.
A Flaming River tilt-column-mounted shifter guides the 6L80E automatic transmission gear selections.
TMI seats covered in Relicate leather
The stock dash houses Classic Instruments gauges. Vintage Air keeps the cab cool, while American Autowire wiring handles the electrical needs
Billet Specialties supplied the steering wheel and handles.