1957 Ford Fairlane 500, 4 Door Hardtop on 2040-cars
BLUE AND WHITE
WHITE AND BLUE
Whitehall, Montana, United States
Body Type:4 DOOR HARDTOP
Engine:312 THUNDERBIRD V8
For Sale By:Private Seller
Options: Cassette Player
Drive Type: REAR
Exterior Color: BLUE AND WHITE
Disability Equipped: No
Interior Color: WHITE AND BLUE
Warranty: Vehicle does NOT have an existing warranty
Number of Cylinders: 8
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. ...
CLEAN, RELIABLE, HONEST DRIVER..... 1957 FORD FAIRLANE 500, 4 DOOR HARDTOP, 312 THUNDERBIRD V8, AUTOMATIC.
THIS CAR IS NOT!!!!! A TRAILER QUEEN..... WE DRIVE THIS CAR EVERYWHERE WE WANT, IS SHE A PERFECT RESTORED SHOW QUEEN????? NO!!!! BUT SHE IS CLEAN, RELIABLE AND WELL MAINTAINED.... SHE HAS A FEW BLEMISHES, AND BUMPS BUT SHE STILL TURNS HEADS, AND DRAWS COMPLIMENTS..... SHE RUNS, DRIVES AND SOUNDS GREAT..... THE ONLY MODIFICATIONS ARE A STOCK APPEARING CASSETTE RADIO, AND GLASS PACK MUFLERS....... HER BLEMISHES ARE SHOWN IN PICS, TOUCHED UP SCRATCH ON DRIVERS SIDE TAILFIN ABOVE THE TAILLIGHT, AND A SMALL TEAR ON DRIVERS SIDE FRONT SEAT INSERT... THIS CAR IS A TRUE BLAST FROM THE PAST AND HAS A LOW RESERVE... DON'T LET THIS ONE GET AWAY..... I HAVE BEEN MAINTAINING THIS CAR FOR MY PARENTS FOR THE LAST FEW YEARS, AND THEY SURPRISED ME THIS SPRING WHEN THEY DECIDED TO SELL HER....
ALTHOUGH NOT INSTALLED I ALSO HAVE THE ORIGINAL GOLD ANADIZED INSERTS FOR THE SIDE OF THIS CAR.... SHE WILL NEED A NEW SET OF TIRES SOON, SIDEWALLS ARE WEATHER CRACKING, I HAVE DRIVEN HER ON RECENT TRIPS AND NOT HAD A PROBLEM WITH THEM.... TREAD IS FINE
ANY QUESTIONS FEEL FREE TO ASK..... AGAIN SHE IS NOT A TRAILER QUEEN, OR A FRESH RESTORATION, BUT SHE IS A CLEAN, HONEST, RELIABLE DRIVER AND WILL GIVE YEARS OF PLEASURE TO THE NEW OWNER AS SHE HAS MY PARENTS.
TERMS OF SALE: $1500 PAYPAL DEPOSIT WITHIN 48 HOUR OF CLOSE OF AUCTION, REMAINDER OF BALANCE IN CASH OR VERIFIED FUNDS BEFORE THIS VEHICLE LEAVES MY GARAGE!!!!!
Ford Fairlane for Sale
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Mon, 25 Feb 2013 17:31:00 EST
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Fri, 17 May 2013 14:58:00 EST
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I was more than a year removed from my last experience with the Mustang GT and its delicious 5.0 V8 when this new 2014 example rolled up to my driveway recently. Good weather and a planned road trip across the state meant that I would get plenty of seat time in this conservatively specified example, too. In total, I logged about 400 miles in a week of driving - not a lot for some of you super commuters out there, but quite a lot for this work-from-home journalist.
Sun, 24 Nov 2013 09:00:00 EST
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