Re: 1998 E350 4X4 7.3 with new front end- $21000
Javier built the Nerf Bars in TJ would be my guess.
Buy a well used shuttle van or a wreck at the auction... $4,000
Install used Axle, T-Case, Drive Shafts, Wheels/Tires... from a 2005 on up SuperDuty... $2,000
Hang a late model front end on an old van... $1,500
Paint and adorn with mild steel tube accessories... $2,000
You have to remember just how cheap used/stolen SuperDuty parts are in Baja and how cheap the labor and shop costs are.
He will convert a van for less than $7,000, I am told.
Four time Baja 1000 winner, four time Baja 500 winner. Solo'ed the Baja 1000 to LaPaz/Cabo twice.
4-Wheeling since 1972, Desert Racing since 1989.