1955 Willys CJ-5 Coker

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History

This beautiful blue 1955 Willys CJ-5 was featured on the Backroad Gold TV series on the Travel Channel. This show was hosted by Corky Coker of Coker Tire. In the show, he bought and restored barn find vehicles.

This CJ-5 was bought from a widow in North Georgia, then restored in the Honest Charlie’s shop in Chattanooga. Omix-ADA contributed many of the restoration parts used in this vehicle.

Manufacturer Willys
Production 603,303 built
Engine Options Hurricane engine, 72 hp & 114 ft./lbs. torque
Transmission Options T90, 3 speed manual transmission
Transfer Case Dana 18
Rear Axle Dana 25
Front Axle Dana 44
Wheelbase 81 in.
Length 135.5 in.
Width 71.75 in.
Height 67 in.
Curb Weight 2,469 lbs.
  • Client: 1955 Willys CJ-5
  • Filed under: Classic