Ford Maverick SEMA sensation: Tucci Hot Rods looks to make it real

Seeking partners to mass produce SEMA favorite’s 3D-printed parts

Tucci Hot Rods is a team of 2 based in New York: Dave Tucci, the proprietor, and Dom Tucci, the child as well as heir. For their initial leap right into big-time auto shows, Dom designed a plan to turn the 2022 Ford Maverick right into a street pole pick-up. The result hit the show floor at SEMA last month, not just winning followers however additionally praise from Ford chief executive officer Jim Farley on Instagram, the Ford Efficiency award for ideal car on the Ford stand, six requests to purchase complete vehicles, and also extra requests to purchase components. Fox News reports that Tucci is trying to identify just how to get the truck as well as its elements on the market for sale.

Initially, concerning the vehicle. Tucci started with an all-wheel-drive Radical XLT powered by the turbocharged 2.0-liter four-cylinder. On Tucci’s internal 3D printer, the company made the fender flares, front lip, roof spoiler, and also customized turbofan wheels. The duo looked outside for performance little bits like the decreased coil-over suspension and Borla cat-back exhaust with carbon fiber accents, and touched the Ford Performance directory for the tailgate spoiler, bed liner, bed cover, as well as tailgate aid. The indoor holds four Recaro Sportster racing seats with harnesses, and also more Ford little bits like the F200 IR dash cam.

With the Maverick set up for 18 even more months of touring on program prior to being marketed, it’s inescapable there will be much more demand. Tucci wants to please all the requests for builds and parts, the firm telling Fox Information it is “talking to partners as well as exploring choices to place them into manufacturing.” The objective is to get everything in place by 2022, yet Tucci noted that it wants to make sure components can be offered “at a cost commensurate with the entry-level nature of Radical.” Which is also truly trendy.