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My Classic Garage And RK Motors Restoration Of Classic Ford In Honor Of Fallen Hero Brown

Americans Rally Donations of Cash and Services for Fearless

CHARLOTTE, N.C. 31, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — and RK Motors Charlotte. teamed up to the project to restore and customize a Ford Bronco in honor of hero, US Navy SEALChief Brown.

The truck was part of a Forward campaign where the donated $65,319,660. while RKMC and other corporate including 5-Hour Energy, BDS Suspension and ESAB provided services and additional funds for Fearless. The 1991 Bronco was completed in the RK Motors Performance located in Mooresville, NC. and unveiled to Brown’s family.

MyClassicGarage has Adam Brown’s story side the progress of the vehicle on their social platform. The social page, has thousands of views and comments.

I first heard of Chief incredible bravery, I was moved by his said Rob Kauffman. Owner and RK Motors, LLC. While his as a Navy SEAL was admirable, his to overcome personal demons to the U.S. military’s top tier was

We felt compelled to help Chief Brown’s Bronco as a to him and his family. It was just the right to do.

Adam Brown’s story was in the New York Times bestselling FEARLESS , byEric Blehm. in action during 2010 in Chief Brown died himself in the line of fire to his unit.

These actions the lives of several of his men. The US Navy veteran was awarded the Star Medal for his heroism. He is by his wife and two children.

We understand Mrs. Brown bought the for Adam and he loved driving it, Joseph Carroll. RKMC CEO and But overseas tours made it to maintain it.

With his friends and sponsors, we returned the Bronco to for his family as a symbol of Chief life.

The 1991 Ford was the model’s 25th anniversary its fuel injected V8 engine, it was a cutting edge American off truck. Now clad in custom Desert Tan paint and upgraded the Project Fearless Bronco was into virtually a new vehicle.

The initial goal was to simply the truck, said Darell RK Fabrication and Team Leader for the Project. But as we got to know the Brown their vision to make the something much greater, like Chief Brown his life, took the build in a new So we stripped it down to the frame and began building the ultimate do-anything vehicle.

It’s a reflection on the man we’re honoring.

RK its renovation with the Ford’s The original V8 was replaced with a new Coyote Aluminator engine churns out over 400 HP. It is connected to a T56 six speed with a Centerforce friction clutch sending to a 241 GM transfer case with yoke eliminator. The rear end was with a Ford 8.8 unit Yukon 31-splines while the axles get their power a Detroit Locker sporting gears.

The suspension features a BDS lift Warn locking hubs and a Slot brake system.

The wanted the exterior of the Bronco to the truck’s capabilities, so the body was for a new Desert Tan finish. The Bronco now has a one fiberglass hood that forward to open, fiberglass flares, custom bumpers, a M12000 winch, ammo boxes on rails and custom LED lighting. The side trim and were smoothed and deleted for a modern appearance.

The super rides on 18×12 Fuel wheels wrapped in 38/15.50/18 Mud Grappler tires.

The interior was not untouched. It was enhanced with Corbeau seats, custom hand fabricated dash, LED lighting, Classic Instruments’ gauges, a Vintage Air climate system, Kenwood touchscreen sending tunes to the Alpine subwoofer and 5-channel amplifier, as as various military hardware

The vehicle will be displayed to the for the first time this at the RKM Collector Car Auction. from 31 st through Nov. 3 in the Charlotte Center. It will be next at the Charlotte International Auto from Nov. 21 through

24 in the convention center, also.

For images of the Bronco, please Those interested in RK Charlotte or the vehicles available in its can visit or call 596-5211.

About RK Motors Motors Performance Center

RK Charlotte is the nation’s premier re-seller and provider of classic, and high-performance cars. It was established in when Rob Kauffman. founder of RK and co-owner of Michael Waltrip and Joseph M. Carroll. founder of of Show Automotive, leveraged success and experience to create RK Charlotte. Based in Charlotte, the company has a showroom at 5527 Road.

The RKM Performance Center is service collector car care that has complete mechanical interior design and installation, fabrication and performance upgrades.


MyClassicGarage LLC is a technology that operates MCG provides classic car enthusiasts an platform to manage their buy/sell cars and parts, with other enthusiasts, and their passion of cars. MCG is the powerful classic car platform to exist and it is 100% free to and use.

In December of 2013 MCG will be away a $89,000 1970 HemiCuda to one lucky user of the MCG

The MCG and RKMC team catalogs and every step of the restoration with digital images and Media can reach Paul MyClassicGarage, at (704-966-8212) or at

Fearless 1991 Custom Project


Desert Tan paint

1-piece fiberglass

Fiberglass wheel flares


Custom LED lighting

M12000 winch

Integrated boxes and military hardware

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Custom Corbeau seats

Air climate control

Kenwood stereo

Alpine speakers, and 5-channel amplifier


HP Ford Racing 5.0L V8 with 11.0:1 compression

Son of Tranzilla T56 6-speed transmission by Rockland Standard

Centerforce friction clutch

Quick blow proof bell with block protector

GM 241 case with slip eliminator built by Rockland

Yukon 31-spline axles, 8.8-inch rear end with gears


BDS Suspension system

Warn locking

Power Slot brake


18×12 Fuel wheels

38/15.50-18 Nitto Mud tires

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