James Licata
Summerville, SC
1991 Ford Ranger

Original Cost of Vehicle?


Cost to Build Vehicle?


Why did you build your Ride?

To drag and show!

How Long to Build your Ride?

5 Years

Name of Vehicle and Why?

DV8RNGR- V8 Engine & to deviate from normal.

How Long Have You Been in the Sport?

7 Years

Previous Rides:

None Custom

Club Affiliations?

None Currently

What would you like to build next?



Make:  Ford Ranger


Year:  1991


# of Cylinders:   8 cylinders


Displacement:  302


Engine Modifications:  Bored +.030, Extrem Energy Comp Cam, New Pistons, Holley 750 Carb.


Engine Add-Ons:  Power master 190 Amp Alt.

Any Chrome or Polish? Silver/ Black Paint


Engine Builder/ Shop:  APM Racing in North Charleston, SC



Torque Converter (Stall Converter)  TCI 2400 RPM


Axle Brand or Size: Ford 8.8


 Gears: 3.73


Transmission Builder/ Shop:  TCI 



Stock or Custom?  Stock


Inches of lift or drop? Please specify!  Lays Frame


Who did the Mods to the Frame?  Kunfuzed Customz


Front Shocks:  Toxic Shocks


Spindles:  Stock


4-Link:  Pete and Jakes


Compressor model and Brand: 4 ¼ Horse Power


Number of Valves and Size:  8 ½” Airlift Fast Valves


Air Bag Size/ Model; Front and Rear:   2600# bags on front and rear


Any Chrome, Polish or Paint:  Chassis is black with Grey Bridge and C-Notch


Wheels and Tires

Front Wheel Type:  Centerline Avenger

Size: 18”

Tire Size: 235/40/18


Rear Wheel Type:  Centerline Avenger

Size:  20”

Tire Size: 245/35/20



1991 Ford Ranger



Paint Color:  Copper/ White


Type of Paint: DuPont


Describe Graphics, including paint colors and types:  House of Kolor Tangerine Pearl, Old school type

 graphics from Fairlane and Bellaire

Painted By:  John Piltor of Xtreme Toys


Graphics By: John Piltor of Xtreme Toys



Body Drop:  Traditional or Stock Floor


Hood:  Stock Hood with custom scoop mold


Grille: Modified Stock to resemble old Ford F-100


Bumpers:  Front Stock/ Rear FBI Cali Combo


Add On Accessories: Hi Tech 10” LED ‘s


Body Mods: Everything shaved, custom fiber glassed bed piece, (Bellaire Tail Fin Made)

Body Mods By:  John Pryor of Xtreme Toys



Dashboard:  Custom Fiber Glass


Gauges: none


Steering Wheel:   Colorado Custom Classic 14”


Console:  Custom Fiber Glass


Head Unit:  JVC


Amps:  Alpine Viz


Speakers:  6.5 Infinity & Memphis Audio 8”


Stereo Installed By:  Me


Shifter: B & M


Seats :  Stock 60/40 Cut Down and Welded together


Window Tint %:  None


Trunk / Bed :  See Above


Describe Upholstery Material/ Color Scheme:  White Leather and Ostrich Skin

Any Other Interior Mods:  Carpet inlays to mimic graphics stripes


Upholstered By:  Sonnti Upholstery of Ft. Walton Beach, FL


History of Vehicle - Anything you'd like to add?

 After first Body Mod (roll pan) the truck was hurt from a hit and run, damaged left side and rear, then I started the whole customizing


Special Thanks: 

John and Helen Pryor of Xtreme Toys and Ray of APM Racing


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