Inventor Builds Steampunk Hot Rod From Scratch

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Inventor Builds Steampunk Hot Rod From Scratch
Inventor Builds Steampunk Hot Rod From Scratch
 

Internationally renowned builder of bespoke customer cars, Paul Bacon, has completed his most ambitious project yet – a steampunk hot rod built from scratch.

Paul Bacon Builds Steampunk Hot Rod From Scratch

The Automatron is a horse-drawn carriage inspired hot rod, boasting a 3.5L supercharged V8 engine with an estimated top speed of up to 110mph.

Beginning with a 1924 Singer Sport base, parts were added from a variety of unlikely sources; including a switch gear from a Lancaster Bomber and the front wheels from an Austin 7.

Inventor Building Steampunk Inspired Automatron Car
Inventor Building Steampunk Inspired Automatron Car ~ Barcroft Cars Photo

Taking over four years to complete, the build has won the maverick inventor critical acclaim, with Paul highly commended for the hot rod’s distinctive design…

Paul Bacon’s Automatron Hot Rod

Paul Bacon's Automatron Hot Rod
Paul Bacon’s Automatron Hot Rod ~ Photo by Biker Lifestyle
Paul Bacon's Automatron Hot Rod
Paul Bacon’s Automatron Hot Rod ~ Photo by Biker Lifestyle
Paul Bacon's Automatron Hot Rod
Paul Bacon’s Automatron Hot Rod ~ Photo by Biker Lifestyle
Paul Bacon's Automatron Hot Rod
Paul Bacon’s Automatron Hot Rod ~ Photo by Biker Lifestyle
Paul Bacon's Automatron Hot Rod
Paul Bacon’s Automatron Hot Rod ~ Photo by Biker Lifestyle
Paul Bacon's Automatron Hot Rod
Paul Bacon’s Automatron Hot Rod ~ Photo by Biker Lifestyle
Paul Bacon's Automatron Hot Rod
Paul Bacon’s Automatron Hot Rod ~ Photo by Biker Lifestyle
Paul Bacon's Automatron Hot Rod
Paul Bacon’s Automatron Hot Rod ~ Photo by Biker Lifestyle
Paul Bacon's Automatron Hot Rod
Paul Bacon’s Automatron Hot Rod ~ Photo by Biker Lifestyle
Paul Bacon's Automatron Hot Rod
Paul Bacon’s Automatron Hot Rod ~ Photo by Biker Lifestyle
Paul Bacon's Automatron Hot Rod
Paul Bacon’s Automatron Hot Rod ~ Photo by Biker Lifestyle
Paul Bacon's Automatron Hot Rod
Paul Bacon’s Automatron Hot Rod ~ Photo by Biker Lifestyle
Paul Bacon's Automatron Hot Rod
Paul Bacon’s Automatron Hot Rod ~ Photo by Biker Lifestyle
Paul Bacon's Automatron Hot Rod
Paul Bacon’s Automatron Hot Rod ~ Photo by Biker Lifestyle
Paul Bacon's Automatron Hot Rod
Paul Bacon’s Automatron Hot Rod ~ Photo by Biker Lifestyle
Paul Bacon's Automatron Hot Rod
Paul Bacon’s Automatron Hot Rod ~ Photo by Biker Lifestyle
Paul Bacon's Automatron Hot Rod
Paul Bacon’s Automatron Hot Rod ~ Photo by Biker Lifestyle
Paul Bacon's Automatron Hot Rod
Paul Bacon’s Automatron Hot Rod ~ Photo by Biker Lifestyle
Paul Bacon's Automatron Hot Rod
Paul Bacon’s Automatron Hot Rod ~ Photo by Biker Lifestyle
Paul Bacon's Automatron Hot Rod
Paul Bacon’s Automatron Hot Rod ~ Photo by Biker Lifestyle
Paul Bacon's Automatron Hot Rod
Paul Bacon’s Automatron Hot Rod ~ Photo by Biker Lifestyle
Paul Bacon's Automatron Hot Rod
Paul Bacon’s Automatron Hot Rod ~ Photo by Biker Lifestyle
Paul Bacon's Automatron Hot Rod
Paul Bacon’s Automatron Hot Rod ~ Photo by Biker Lifestyle
Paul Bacon's Automatron Hot Rod
Paul Bacon’s Automatron Hot Rod ~ Photo by Biker Lifestyle
Paul Bacon's Automatron Hot Rod
Paul Bacon’s Automatron Hot Rod ~ Photo by Biker Lifestyle
Paul Bacon's Automatron Hot Rod
Paul Bacon’s Automatron Hot Rod ~ Photo by Biker Lifestyle
Paul Bacon's Automatron Hot Rod
Paul Bacon’s Automatron Hot Rod ~ Photo by Biker Lifestyle
Paul Bacon's Automatron Hot Rod
Paul Bacon’s Automatron Hot Rod ~ Photo by Biker Lifestyle
Paul Bacon's Automatron Hot Rod
Paul Bacon’s Automatron Hot Rod ~ Photo by Biker Lifestyle
Paul Bacon's Automatron Hot Rod
Paul Bacon’s Automatron Hot Rod ~ Photo by Biker Lifestyle
Paul Bacon's Automatron Hot Rod
Paul Bacon’s Automatron Hot Rod ~ Photo by Biker Lifestyle
Paul Bacon's Automatron Hot Rod
Paul Bacon’s Automatron Hot Rod ~ Photo by Biker Lifestyle
Paul Bacon's Automatron Hot Rod
Paul Bacon’s Automatron Hot Rod ~ Photo by Biker Lifestyle
Paul Bacon's Automatron Hot Rod
Paul Bacon’s Automatron Hot Rod ~ Photo by Biker Lifestyle

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