1956 Ford F-100, Original .223, Chassis, Suspension, 3 On The Three on 2040-cars
Flowery Branch, Georgia, United States
Body Type:Pickup Truck
For Sale By:Private Seller
Cab Type (For Trucks Only): Base
Drive Type: Manual, 3 on the tree
Disability Equipped: No
Exterior Color: Orange
Number of Doors: 2
Interior Color: Black
Warranty: Vehicle does NOT have an existing warranty
Number of Cylinders: 6
Condition: Used: A vehicle is considered used if it has been registered and issued a title. Used vehicles have had at least one previous owner. The condition of the exterior, interior and engine can vary depending on the vehicle's history. See the seller's listing for full details and description of any imperfections. ...
For Sale is my 1956 Ford F-100. Everything looks original except exterior paint. Original paint in engine compartment is Diamond Blue. Has original oil bath air cleaner. I refinished bed, recovered bench seat, and added Coker hot rod rims, trim rings and B F Goodrich wide whitewall tires.
Slight leak of oil and tranny fluid noticed on garage floor. Everthing on undercarriage looks to be original including spare tire. Cab corners look to have some surface rust, but not close to being through. I notice vibration at 45 mph coming from right front. This truck runs, but at higher speeds, it's a trip.
Buyer responsible for pick up or shipping. International buyers are responsible for all duties, fees, taxes, customs paperwork, etc.
For sale locally and I reserve the right to end this auction.
On Mar-24-13 at 12:58:25 PDT, seller added the following information:
Vehicle is sold where is and in , as is, condition.
Ford F-100 for Sale
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What you see in the above image is a rendering of the Hackmobile Transit Connect Wagon. What is that? It's a "mobile fabrication and hacking unit" that includes tools for metal- and woodworking, 3D and electronics fabrication, a three-axis CNC machine called "The Fabber," a video projector and screen, an air compressor, an 84x48-inch work surface that folds out like a Murphy bed and oh so much more. When not in use, all of the implements fold neatly into the back of Ford's award-winning van.
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But perhaps the more important question is why is that? Because Make Magazine held an Ultimate Maker Vehicle Challenge in conjunction with Ford in which ten teams created were charged with creating "the ultimate Ford Transit Connect Wagon for the do-it-yourself enthusiast." Team Twin Cities Maker won the competition with the Hackmobile, and in addition to winning $10,000, Ford has declared it's actually going to build the thing - which is great, because if they can actually engineer a road-legal Hackmobile Transit Connect Wagon as envisioned, the inevitable A-Team movie reboot might need to think about including it.
Check out the video below for a cheeky walk-through of the Hackmobile, and get all the particulars in the press release below that.
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These nine Transit Connects are decked out to various degrees of customization, but our favorite might be the chopped and lowered Transit Connect from Mob Steel (shown above), which has a similar slammed stance that we see on some custom VW Buses. On the opposite extreme, LGE & CTS Motorsports has jacked up a Transit Connect to make a Cross Country cruiser that we wouldn't mind taking on a road trip.
There are seven other teasers from various companies, and you can check them all out in the gallery above or in the press release below. Ford is also promising a tenth Transit Connect for SEMA, so stay tuned for that as well.
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