1964 – 1967 GM A Body

Take your 64-67 A Body to the next level in performance with a “CHRI Road-Hugger Chassis” and Custom suspension. These custom-built fully boxed frames are completely engineered with each piece CNC’d and laser cut to within .001 of an inch. We are now taking orders for A-Body frames. Please contact us for pricing and option packages.


The "CHRI Road-Hugger Chassis" integrates a custom 4 1/4" x 2" x 0.135 custom "No Twist Center Crossmember" with large 4" exhaust cut outs. This performance frame is fully jigged and hand-welded in house at Canadian Hot Rods Inc by our team of Certified Welders.

The front independent, and rear 4-link suspension gives you a solid platform, complete with rack and pinion steering, limited slip rear differential, and 11" diameter 4-wheel disc brakes. This all-inclusive, fully assembled suspension package matched to the Road Hugger Frame, gives your A-Body the high-performance stability and control for the street.

All Chassis comes to the buyer fully assembled and powder coated (no missing parts or fitting to be done) - Ready to roll under your project.

CHRI hand builds our "Road-Hugger Chassis" to ensure the best possible fit-up:

  • Custom-engineered fully boxed frames
  • 10 Gauge (0.135 Consistent) High Grade Steel
  • Each Piece Is CNC'd And Bent to Within .001 Of an Inch
  • Frames Are Fully Jigged and Welded
  • Accepts Up To 3" Exhaust
  • New Power Rack and Pinion Steering
  • Body Mounts Installed to Factory Specifications
  • Calipers and Brake Pads Included

This frame will fit the following models:

  • Beaumont
  • Buick Sport Wagon
  • Buick GS
  • Buick Skylark
  • Buick Special
  • Chevrolet Chevelle
  • Chevrolet El Camino
  • Chevrolet Malibu SS
  • Oldsmobile Vista Cruiser
  • Oldsmobile 442
  • Oldsmobile F-85
  • Oldsmobile Cutlass
  • Pontiac GTO
  • Pontiac Tempest

Please be advised these frames do not fit stretched wagons or cars with wheel bases over 120 inches.

“CHRI Road-Hugger Chassis” Standard Features

  • Frame & Miscellaneous Parts Black Semi-Gloss Powder Coated
  • Independent Front Suspension with Tubular Control Arms
  • 15.7:1 Power Rack and Pinion Steering
  • Front & Rear Disc Brakes and Rotors
  • Radiator Saddle Cross Member
  • Front & Rear Hawk High Performance Brake Pads
  • Body Mounts Installed to Factory Specifications
  • Vi-king Double-Adjustable Coilovers
  • Front and Rear Bumper Mounts
  • 4-Link Rear Suspension
  • New U-Joints
  • Positraction with Gear Set
  • Emergency Brake System
  • Various Chassis Parts Are Painted Black – No Further Painting Required
  • Fully Assembled Chassis Is Ready to Fit Under the Project’s Body

Optional Items

  • Rear differential narrowing
  • Custom Built Exhaust
  • Dual Custom Emergency Brake Cables, Installed
  • Precision Bent Hard Brake Lines Front & Rear, Installed
  • S.S. Flexible Brake Hoses, Installed
  • LS Motor Mount Adapter Plates Black Powder Coated C/W Metric Hardware
  • Polyurethane Motor Mounts (Pair)
  • Polyurethane Transmission Mount
  • Hydro Booster Hi-Pressure Brake Kit Including:
    • Booster
    • Master Cylinder
    • S.S. Hi-Pressure Teflon Lined Hose (10′)
    • S.S. Hi-Pressure Fittings
  • C5 13″ Big Front Brake Kit, Installed
  • CHRI Custom Stainless Steel Fully Baffled Fuel Tank, Installed
  • EFI Fuel Pump & Mount Installed in Tank
  • S.S. Fuel Lines with S.S. Filter Installed from Tank to Frame Rail
  • Tilt Steering Column with Steering Wheel Adapter & Mounting Bracket
  • Steering Column to Rack Hook Up Kit; U-Joints & Shaft
  • LS Stainless Steel Headers C/W Gaskets & Bolts
  • Complete Stainless-Steel Exhaust System (2.5″ or 3″)
  • Drive Shaft Assembly Fully Balanced, Installed
  • GM Crate Motors Available
  • American Racing/MHT Wheels & Tires Packages Available
Contact us for more information at 250-835-2070 or at info@canadianhotrodsinc.com