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1969 Ford Torino Gt Convertible Rare on 2040-cars

Year:1969 Mileage:51248
Location:

Youngstown, Ohio, United States

Youngstown, Ohio, United States

I AM LISTING THIS CAR FOR A FRIEND OF MINE. I TOOK THE PICS FOR HIM ALSO IT IS A NICE CAR. 1969 FORD TORINO GT CONVERTIBLE.I DONT KNOW MUCH ABOUT FORDS BUT ILL TELL YOU WHAT MY FRIEND KNOWS. HE BOUGHT THIS CAR TO USE AS A SUMMER DRIVER,KICK AROUND TOWN CAR. IT WAS VERY SOLID TO START WITH,CAME FROM OUT WEST,STILL HAS ARIZONA INSP STICKER ON WINDSHIELD,AND HIS BODY GUY ASKED HIM TO LET HIM RESTORE IT(HE OWNS A CAMARO RESTO BUISNESS), SO WHAT STARTED AS A DRIVER ENDED UP LIKE WHAT YOU SEE IN A YEARS TIME AND MANY THOUSANDS OF DOLLARS LATER.THIS CAR HAS BEEN GONE OVER FROM BUMPER TO BUMPER,WITH SOME COOL RESTO TRICKS ADDED. FIRST OF ALL THE CAR WAS STRIPPED AND A CUSTOM 2 TONE BLACK AND SILVER PAINT SCHEME WAS DONE,CAR WAS ORIGINALLY A TAN/YELLOW COLOR. ENGINE BAY WAS DETAILED OUT WITH A NEW SET OF HEADERS AND DUAL EXHAUST ADDED.OF COURSE THEY HAD TO PUT NEW AMERICAN RACING RIMS AND TIRES ON IT,245/40ZR/18,S FRONT & 255/35ZR/20,S REAR. IT IS A BUCKET SEAT CAR ,THE REAR SEAT IS ORIGINAL BUT THE FRONTS ARE BRAND NEW LEATHER CHEVY CRUZE BUCKET SEATS.MY FRIEND WAS TOLD THAT THE CAR ORIGINALLY CAME WITH A 351 CLEVELAND ENGINE BUT NOW HAS A PERIOD CORRECT 351 WINDSOR IN IT.??? DONT KNOW HOW TO TELL,,CAR HAS THE ORIGINAL TO THE CAR(AS FAR AS HE KNOWS) C4 AUTOMATIC TRANS AND FORD 9" REAREND.THE FRAME ,FLOORS,AND TRUNK ARE VERY SOLID,AND BODY IS VERY STRAIGHT(AGAIN WESTERN ARIZONA DESERT CAR).HAS A BRAND NEW WHITE CONVERTIBLE TOP(WHY WHITE??) UPHOLESTRY GUY WENT BY WHAT IT HAD ORIGINALLY ON IT AND ORDERED AND INSTALLED IT BEFORE MY FRIEND COULD INTERCEDE,HE WANTED TO GO BLACK TO MATCH PAINT SCHEME,BUT EITHER WAY IT IS NEW.CAR LOOKS,RUNS AND SOUNDS GREAT.MANY THUMBS UP AND COMPLIMENTS. BUT AS THEY SAY ITS TIME TO GO,MY FRIENDS NOT A BIG FORD GUY EITHER,ESPECIALLY SINCE HE RESTORES CAMAROS AND HES DOING ONE FOR HIMSELF RIGHT NOW.( 68 RAGTOP ).THIS CAR WILL MOST LIKELY GET SOLD AT HIS RESERVE,BECAUSE "A" YOU CANT FIND EM AND "B" YOU CANT BUILD IT FOR WHAT HE WILL SELL IT FOR(A LOSS MOST LIKELY). THE CAR IS NICE BUT NOT A 100 POINT SHOW CAR SO DONT EXPECT ONE,IT IS STRAIGHT DOWN THE SIDES,AND VERY SOLID.IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS PLEASE ASK BEFORE BIDDING,YOU ARE WELCOME TO INSPECT THE CAR ANYTIME DURING AUCTION BY APPOINTMENT.IT IS IN THE SHOWROOM AT A SHOP HE RENTS TO STORE HIS CAMAROS.HEATED AND AIR CONDITIONED BUILDING IN AUSTINTOWN,OHIO. CLOSE TO INTERSTATE,ZIP CODE 44512. WE WILL NOT DISCLOSE RESERVE DURING AUCTION,THATS WHY ITS CALLED AN "AUCTION". TITLE IN HAND,READS 51XXX ACTUAL MILES,WHO KNOWS WHEN THEY ARE 45 YEARS OLD.CASH OR BANK TRANSFER OF FUNDS,TOO MANY SCAMMERS NO CHECKS.$1000 DEPOSIT EXPECTED FIRST 24 HOURS,BALANCE DUE WITHIN 7-10 BUISNESS DAYS MAX.IF YOU CANNOT MEET THESE TERMS PLEASE EMAIL TO DISCUSS WHY BEFORE BIDDING. SHIPPING EXPENSE RESPONSABILITY OF BUYER BUT WILL ASSIST TRANSPORTER ANY WAY HE CAN. IF YOU HAVE ZERO OR NEGATIVE FEEDBACK YOU MUST EMAIL US TO TALK BEFORE BIDDING OR WE WILL CANCEL YOUR BID,WE HAVE DONE IT BEFORE SO PLEASE EMAIL US FIRST TO DISCUSS PURCHASE.BID TO OWN HE WANTS TO SELL IT,BUT NOT GIVE IT AWAY,SO BE FAIR. GOOD LUCK AND THANKS FOR LOOKING AT THE AD.

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Fri, 13 Dec 2013 15:30:00 EST



16 of the 23 new launches will be for the North American market.
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Ford using robot drivers to test durability [w/video]

Sun, 16 Jun 2013 15:03:00 EST

In testing the durability of its upcoming fullsize Transit vans, Ford has begun using autonomous robotic technology to pilot vehicles through the punishing courses of its Michigan Proving Grounds test facility. The autonomous tech allows Ford to run more durability tests in a single day than it could with human drivers, as well as create even more challenging tests that wouldn't be safe to run with a human behind the wheel.
The technology being used was developed by Utah-based Autonomous Solutions, and isn't quite like the totally autonomous vehicles being developed by companies like Google and Audi for use out in the real world. Rather, Ford's autonomous test vehicles follow a pre-programmed course and their position is tracked via GPS and cameras that are being monitored from a central control room. Though the route is predetermined, the robotic control module operates the steering, acceleration and braking to keep the vehicle on course as it drives over broken concrete, cobblestones, metal grates, rough gravel, mud pits and oversize speed bumps.
Scroll down to watch the robotic drivers in action, though be warned that you're headed for disappointment if you expect to see a Centurion behind the wheel (nerd alert!). The setup looks more like a Mythbusters experiment than a scene from Battlestar Galactica.

RTR Spec 5 Concept shows off 2015 Ford Mustang's drifty potential

Wed, 05 Nov 2014 21:00:00 EST

Meet the Ford Mustang RTR Spec 5 Concept, a fully functional drift car that, according to our team in Sin City, has been doling out demo drifts in front of the Las Vegas Convention Center.
Destined to be the flagship of RTR's Tactical Performance Line, the Spec 5 Concept is, in addition to its 5.0-liter Aluminator V8 engine, chock full of performance parts that you can buy for your very own 2015 Mustang. In addition to the Ford Racing engine, the OEM parts supplier has lent the Spec 5 an aluminum radiator and a close-ratio six-speed transmission.
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