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1959 Ford Retractable Fairlane 500 Galaxie Convertible Beautiful Car on 2040-cars

US $28,500.00
Year:1959 Mileage:999999 Color: RED/WHITE
Location:

Friendship, Wisconsin, United States

Friendship, Wisconsin, United States
Transmission:Automatic
Vehicle Title:Clear
Engine:390
For Sale By:Private Seller
Year: 1959
Exterior Color: RED/WHITE
Make: Ford
Number of Cylinders: 8
Model: Other
Trim: Retractable Fairlane 500 Galaxie
Options: Convertible
Drive Type: RWD
Power Options: Cruise Control
Mileage: 999,999
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. ... 

Beautifully restored 1959 Ford Retractable, New windshield, new power steering system, front disc brake conversion with new dual power brakes. cruise control, new sunray hubcaps, new radial tires, redone stainless skirts, retractable top has been serviced and aligned by a master Ford retractable technician, has a 1963 390 V8 engine with a 2 brl carb and automatic trans, original am radio with fm converter, luggage tub with cover, original bumper jack, new rear springs, new carpet, new front bumper guards, new dash control knobs, excellent interior and good paint with some minor flaws from regular driving and useage.  very reliable and presentable trophy winning car, driven to many shows, includes original shop manual, 3 extra top motors and switches. email with any questions and I can ask the owner or put you in contact with him on the phone. car is located in Necedah Wi 54646 

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It sure does look like a lot of fun, and makes us really eager for our chance to try this ourselves. Scroll down to see the hot little Ford getting busy.

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