By Della Domingo
Several young vehicle builders participated in the 2018 SEMA Battle of the Builders competition, including 24-year-old Jacob Griffin, who placed in the Top 10 Young Guns category.
|Learn about Griffin’s ’27 Roadster and why he was excited to compete with the “big boys.”|
Griffin explains that the vehicle is a cut-down ’50–’51 Ford Shoebox tied in with a ’27 T-bucket. He combined multiple components to create his unique vehicle, including a ’54 Ford grille and Buick V6 engine.
Don’t forget to also tune in to the one-hour television special “SEMA Battle of the Builders” airing on MotorTrend TV, Wednesday, June 5. The program features several top vehicles from the 2018 SEMA Show.