1928 Model A Ford Fordor Leatherback on 2040-cars
Beulah, Missouri, United States
|This is a 1928 model a leatherback. This particular one was made september 5 1928. I know because it is stamped on the firewall. It is in great condition. Starts easy, dosent smoke. Drives perfact, no slack in steering. Breaks work perfectly. . has been fitted with a 6 volt alternator. . But I still have the original generator for it.. 60-A Leather back is rare find and was the first Model A Fordor sedan. Only made for about 6 months..The Fordor was announced in early 1928, but didn't go into production until mid-May. The most identifying feature of the 1928 Leather back was the pebble grain artificial leather roof trim. The Leather back fordor bodies were produced by Briggs Manufacturing Co., in Dearborn, Michigan.. The model a 4 door was a low production model and was considered very classy in its day. Winning bid pays 300.00 deposit through PayPal and balance paid within in 10 days prefer cash but will accept cashiers check or money order. Thanks for looking - Mark.
On Jul-09-14 at 06:31:11 PDT, seller added the following information:
Deposit is due in 24 hours and balance is due in 48 hours sorry my wife listed this for me and I just noticed those payment dates were wrong sorry for the confusion. If this is a problem contact me and I am sure we can work something out. Thanks mark
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