Ford Fairlane Skyliner 1959 Retractable Hardtop, opening & closing
The opening and closing of a Ford 1959 Retractable. However, it it not the first retractable in the market, the first one was a Peugeot 402 Eclipse (1935).
Btw, does anyone know where to get spare parts for this Ford (original, replica) like rubbers etc.?
1957 Ford Fairlane 500 Skyliner
Here's a rare 1957 Ford Fairlane 500 Skyliner! It has a retractable hardtop
roof that you almost need to charge admission for to watch go up and down!
It's powered by a 312ci V8 and a 3 speed automatic transmission. It has
power steering, dual Exhaust, original
14 inch wheels & hubcaps, and wide white tires! the interior has beautiful
two tone upholstery, an attractive dash board, AM/FM cassette deck, compass
& traffic light finder, and is very comfortable to ride in! It also is
equipped with a continental kit with the spare tire on the back and mile
long fender skirts! The car is straight and solid, has beautiful paint and
chrome, and runs and drives excellent!
1957 Ford Fairlane 500 Skyliner (actual retractable top demo)
THESE CARS WERE MADE FOR THREE YEARS, 1957-58-59.
For a "glamor" full screen image of this car, click this link:
Video from October 13 2007, demonstration of retractable top on a 1957 Ford
Fairlane 500 Skyliner. Rochester Indiana Chili Cookoff and car show.
A series of switches, solenoids, motors and motor driven cables complete
the complex operation of this 1950s mechanical wonder of American
Movie by http://www.jims59.com
Thank you for watching
1959 Ford Fairlane 500 Galaxie Skyliner Retractable Hardtop - Fully Restored Classic Car
352c.i. 4BBL V8 (July 25, 1969 Date Coded Block), Automatic
(Cruise-O-Matic) Transmission (Trans Code-4), 9in Rear w/ 3.10 Gear Ratio
(Axle Code-1), Power Steering, Power Brakes, Factory AM Radio (Town &
Country), Floor Mats, Dual Exhaust,
Show Quality Chrome, Seats Still in Plastic Seat Covers, Appears to be
Original Interior w/ Newer Carpet, Power Retractable Hard Top, Turquoise &
Colonial White Exterior & Interior, Factory Steel Wheels & Hubcaps w/ Wide
White Tires, Owners Manual, Very Nice Undercarriage, Gorgeously Restored &
Preserved! One of the Finest Retractable Hardtops Around!!
1959 Ford Fairlane 500 Skyliner
Check out the Convertable Action and matching luggage ...will be sold this
week at http://www.bransonauction.com in Branson
1962 Lincoln and Thunderbird Being Built
A visit to the factory while the 1962 Lincoln Continental (suicide doors)
and the Thunderbird are being built. See the whole process from body
parts being welded together, glass put on, paint applied and the cars
rolling off the line and on to a transport to the dealers. This is how the
middle class was born, making things.
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Global ImageWorks, LLC.,
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Haworth, New Jersey 07641
1958 Ford Fairlane Skyliner Convertible for Sale
Visit http://www.leftcoastclassics.com/1958-ford-fairlane-skyliner/ to see
this beautiful 1958 Ford Fairlane Skyliner Convertible for sale by Left
This classic pink & white Fairlane is in nice shape and ready to enjoy now.
It was restored years ago and has been used sparingly since.
Please call Donn Dabney anytime with your questions at 707-332-8331.
Thanks for Looking!