Rick Allen of Tampa, FL choose a tweed cloth in two different shades of
gray to construct an interior for his show winning 32 Ford 3-window coupe.
With a yellow accent welt cord and black cut-pile carpet, this is one of
the nicest interiors produced by Catalina Custom.
seats was chosen for the Coupe. Before and after photos.....
was nothing to start with for the headliner assembly. Catalina Custom had
to design the headliner assembly from scratch. With the 32 Ford being a
fiberglass car, the challenge was to support the headliner board in the
center of the roof. Drilling was impossible because the fiberglass was single
layer and any drilling would have resulted in a hole in the roof on the
outside finished paint job.
Velcro strips was glued to the ceiling to hold the headliner board up.
photos of various aspects of the interior being built...
Ceiling with velcro strips and padded for sound deadening.
panel without window trim ring installed
door panel on, left one off...
side carpet with custom floor mat
carpet section without custom floor mat