The Coupe owned by ZZ Top’s Billy Gibbons was a regular on MTV in the early 1980s and has since become a legend in both the music and the hot rod worlds. It was built by Dan Thelan’s Buffalo Motor Cars from a 1933 Ford.It was chopped,scooped & lowered and fitted with a simple but reliable Chevy 350 V-8 engine.
RoboCop is a 1987 American science fiction action film set in a crime-ridden Detroit, Michigan, in the near future. The film centers on police officer Alex Murphy who is murdered by a gang of criminals and subsequently revived by the megacorporation Omni Consumer Products as the cyborg law enforcer RoboCop.
Information is hard to come by so here’s what we know for sure: It’s a 1929 Ford Model A with a ‘32 Ford grill. It’s powered by a flathead V-8. The car still exists and is unrestored. The pinstripe flames are a little faded and there’s some rust trying to make it’s presence known but it looks pretty good otherwise.