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Then it was time to complete the audio and multimedia install. Martin contacted Jeremy Brenner of Harman Consumer, the parent company of JBL Car Audio, to pick the right gear. The install started with a Clarion flip-screen LCD unit and it’s all JBL from there on in. The lows head to a JBL Kappa1 1600.1 mono amp where the signals are amp’ed up to the subwoofers. The JBL GTO 10-inch subwoofers fire outwards to create quite a disturbance inside the cabin, being mounted right in the center console. The mids and highs come amplified courtesy of a JBL Kappa 1 125.1 4-channel to drive the JBL GTI 6.5-inch components in the doors. With an innovative install and top grade components, the sounds can only be described as stunning.


THE ESSENTIALS

Owner: Andy Martin
Location: Miami, FL
Vehicle: 1949 Ford F1

 

ENGINE

Ford 302ci 5.0L Mustang

ENGINE MODIFICATIONS

Trickflow valvetrain

BBK throttlebody

Ford Racing F-303 cams

MSD ignition

MSD wires

ENGINE MANAGEMENT

Mustang Cobra ECU

DRIVELINE

Tremec T-54 5-speed

Moser axles

Ford Racgin LSD

 

WHEELS, TIRES, BRAKES

Budnik Ozone wheels 20x9 & 20x11

Pirelli PZero 245/40R20 front and 295/30R22 rear

Wilwood 4-piston / 330mm

 

INTERIOR

Custom bash

Custom billet cluster

VDO gauges

Custom center console

Suede headliner

Leather seats by Teas Design

 

AUDIO / MULTIMEDIA

Clarion flip-screen LCD
JBL Kappa1 1600.1 mono amp
JBL GTO 10-inch subwoofers
JBL Kappa 1 125.1 4-channel amp
JBL GTI 6.5-inch components x4



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