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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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Chrysler called out over lackluster Ram Runner by racer who helped develop it

Fri, 11 Apr 2014 15:52:00 EST

Fans of off-roading and desert blasting might recall that Chrysler offers an aftermarket conversion that can turn a Ram 1500 into a road-legal desert racer, called the Ram Runner. The kit, sold through Mopar, includes some significant suspension upgrades, body tweaks and a brawnier cat-back exhaust for the truck's 5.7-liter V8.
Considering all of this, comparisons with the almighty Ford F-150 SVT Raptor are common. Among the off-road community, that makes these two a sort of Chevrolet Camaro and Ford Mustang for people that prefer driving on dirt. In the Race-Dezert forum, the discussion as to which truck was better was proceeding as normal - Ram fans said their piece and Ford fans said theirs. Then, a man named Kent Kroeker offered up his two cents.
See, Kroeker is a Baja racer, and the man that helped develop the Ram Runner. Despite his association with the truck, though, he had some less than kind words for Chrysler and the Ram Runner.

Martin Smith retires, Joel Piaskowski in as Ford Europe design chief

Thu, 29 May 2014 10:01:00 EST

The mind behind the look of much of the modern Ford global range is retiring. Martin Smith, Head of Ford Design in Europe, will give up his position on July 1 and will leave the company altogether at the end of the year. He will be replaced by current Strategic Concepts Group leader Joel Piaskowski (pictured above).
Smith has led Ford of Europe design for the past 10 years, and he was partially responsible for the brand's Kinetic Design language with a large grille and swept-back headlights found on the Focus, Fiesta and C-Max, as well as several other vehicles abroad. After stepping down on July 1 until his retirement at the end of 2014, Smith will work on a project to decide the future direction of the company's look with Moray Callum, its vice president of design.
Piaskowski already has some impressive credentials in terms of automotive design as well. He joined Ford in 2010 as director of exterior design and led the teams responsible for the 2015 Ford Mustang and next-generation F-150. He was also previously design director at Ford Asia Pacific. Before working at the Blue Oval, Piaskowski held positions at Mercedes-Benz, Hyundai and General Motors. Scroll down to read the complete announcement of this changing of the guard.

Introducing the 1965 Ford Mustang

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Put on your space suits and diving bell helmets, for it's time to step into a time capsule. The 50th anniversary of a historic model, like, say, the Porsche 911 this year, is certain to bring flights of nostalgia. This historical trip with the 1965 Mustang, though - preliminary hype for next year's anniversary, we know - is a swell museum exhibit for anyone who enjoys bygone days of the automobile.
Lee Iaccoca gave a speech to motoring journalists on April 1, 1964 at the New York World's Fair to introduce a sporty car for younger drivers. His opening line: "Good morning, ladies and gentlemen. Welcome to one of the proudest moments of our lives." The company was so excited by what it had made that the Mustang was Ford's first "International Press Introduction," being introduced to some 2,000 journos around the world on the same day in the US and 11 European cities. Even through its difficult points, no one at the time could have known how well the Mustang would acquit that pride.
After the intro, the press drove Mustangs 750 miles from New York to Dearborn, MI, reading press kits that touted features like the "vertical, three-sectional taillights/turn signals," "170" six-cylinder engine with 101 horsepower and the available Cruise-O-Matic transmission.