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1978 International Scout II Traveler Restoration

Where authenticity collides with artisanal customization, you’ll find this Velocity-built 1978 Scout. It’s
been radically changed throughout with premium materials and components, making it better-than-
showroom new.

First impressions are everything, and this Scout doesn’t disappoint. The custom paint with overlaid
painted stripe looks period correct, and the look flows perfectly into the two-tone custom hard top with
a hand-built roof rack. Even the gaskets are custom, 3D printed exactly for this build. From the three-piece
custom billet wheels to JW Speaker LED headlights, Velocity’s passionate craftsmanship shines through.

Not to be overshadowed, the interior receives the royal treatment including a completely custom teak
interior. The Velocity Custom interior has been fitted, and we’ve lowered the floor to add a third row.
Precision-machined interior panels and a custom-wrapped headliner ramp up the appearance, and
comfort is ensured with a fourth-gen Vintage Air climate system. Enjoy finishing touches including digital
gauges, a RetroSound head unit, and a rearview mirror that doubles as a backup camera.

When you turn the key, an LS3 V8 roars to life, spinning its 17-inch wheels with an automatic
transmission. Along with Velocity Custom headers, an all-new drivetrain has been installed. For comfort
and stability, the Velocity team installed a rear self-leveling air suspension.

Premium builds like this aren’t just what we do at Velocity – it’s in our DNA. Discover this Scout for
yourself or ask us about making the custom build of your dreams a reality.


  • 430hp LS3 Engine
  • Velocity Serpentine System
  • 4L70E Transmission
  • Dana 44 front axle
  • Ford 9″ Rear Axle with 4.30 gears
  • Velocity Headers
  • MagnaFlow Exhaust


  • Wilwood 6 Piston Calipers in the front
  • Wilwood 4 Piston Calipers in the rear
  • Wilwood master cylinder
  • Hydratech Hydroboost assisted braking
  • 2.5″ suspension lift
  • Airlift self-leveling bags in the rear
  • Velocity Fuel Tank
  • Electric E-stop emergency brake


  • Fully custom teak wood interior
  • Velocity custom interior with 3-row seating for 6
  • Velocity Dakota Digital Gauge cluster
  • RetroSound Stereo
  • 6 Kicker Audio speakers
  • Backup camera integrated into rearview mirror
  • Ididit Tilt Column
  • Vintage Air Gen IV Climate System
  • Custom-made and painted 6-point roll cage tied into the frame


  • Custom Seamiest Turquoise paint
  • JW Speaker Headlights
  • 265/70r17 BFGoodrich tires
  • One-off custom 3-piece billet 17″ wheels
  • Custom 2-tone hardtop with custom roof rack

To learn more about this custom build and how we can build one for you, please use the form below.

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