132404 / 1956 Ford Fairlane Crown Victoria

For more information on this vehicle visit http://tinyurl.com/78ya2q8 Customs are renowned for their use of color and special paints, and this lovely Fairlane is no exception. It's brilliant silver pearl with candy purple, and the difference between these colors and those you'd find on a production car is remarkable. Of course, cool paint will only get you so far if the bodywork isn't properly done, so every panel on this car was sanded, buffed, and massaged until it was laser-straight. And with all that bright trim, there's nowhere for misaligned panels to hide. Like any great custom, the modifications are so subtle and well-executed, it's almost impossible to tell where the changes are, because it looks so factory. Everything is crisp and beautifully blended, and you'll need a stock Fairlane next to this one to see all the modifications. While the original Y-block V8 was no slouch in the horsepower department, this custom is now powered by a healthy 351 cubic inch Windsor V8. Dressed in bright Ford Blue, the engine bay is tidy and easy to service, and a nice compromise between flashy upgrades and OEM equipment. There's chrome on the air cleaner and valve covers, which is pretty much standard equipment in any modified car these days, but to keep it reliable, all the original Ford mechanicals remain in place. The transmission is a C6 3-speed automatic turning the Fairlane's original live rear axle. In fact, aside from modern tube shocks, the suspension and steering systems remain 100% original. The original frame and floors have been undercoated to control heat and noise, and the 351 exhales through a pair of cherry bomb mufflers that were the only choice if you were a hot rodder in the 1950s. Traditionalists will be pleased to see that it rolls on color-matched steel wheels with spinner wheel covers and vintage-looking Coker Classic wide whitewall bias-ply tires. The interior is nicely finished in matching silver and purple fabrics, and it's very tastefully done. With pleated seats, slick cloth and vinyl door panels, and a dashboard painted to match the body, it's the perfect complement to the body. All the original gauges have been retained and remain fully functional, with a trio of auxiliary gauges installed in their own panel under the dash. The original AM radio is still in the dash in a nod to originality and authenticity, with a modern AM/FM/CD head unit right below it so nothing had to be cut or modified. You'll also find that the carpets have been expertly trimmed, with a heel pad for the driver and matching binding on the edges, including around the custom shifter housing. True customs are all about appearances, and the beautifully finished bodywork on this Fairlane is a tribute to the early pioneers of metalworking and paint technology, who were often years and years ahead of the OEMs. With all the right period touches, this is a car that will make guys who were there smile, and create a whole new generation of custom car fans who understand that how a car looks is just as important as how it runs. If you're one of those guys, get in touch today, because this car is a lot of traditional fun for not a lot of money. Call now!

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1955 Ford Fairlane Crown Victoria For Sale
http://www.ClassicCarBuyingSecrets.com Click now for an instant download on "How to Avoid the 7 Deadliest Mistakes of Buying a Classic Car Online"! To see over 100 pictures of this car visit http://inventory.vanguardmotorsales.com/vanguardautos/inventory/details/U5F W134691 VIN U5FW134691 The previous owner is from St. Paul, Minnesota. He is a classic car fanatic. He has been to the "Back to the 50's" car show at the Minnesota State Fair Grounds almost every year for the past 16 years. When I met him, he was wearing a jacket with the year, make and model of every car he had ever owned embroidered on the sleeves…. and the sleeves were close to full! He purchased this beautiful Crown Victoria about a year ago. He put the power front disc conversion kit on it, power rack and pinion steering and all new bushings in the front end. The one thing he wanted to do to this car, which he did not, was add air conditioning. The paint, chrome and interior are beautiful! A packet of receipts and manuals for the work he did is included in the sale. Mechanics 292ci Y-Block Engine 2 Speed Cruise-O-Matic Transmission Ford 9” Open Rear End with 2.50:1 Gear Ratio Edelbrock 4bbl Carb Power Front Disc Brakes, Rear Drum Brand New Chrome Master Cylinder and Power Booster New Brake Lines Power Rack and Pinion Steering Chrome Air Cleaner Thunderbird Aluminum Valve Covers Heating System is Intact Radiator is in Great Shape Stock Type Distributor Generator is Mounted Low on the Frame Hoses and Belts are in Great Shape Dual Exhaust System is in Great Shape Smithy Mufflers All New Bushings in the Front End Lowering Blocks Out Back Rear Air Shocks New Gas Tank Body Mirror Finish Black Paint Beautiful Chrome Bumpers and Grille Upgraded Headlights Glass is in Great Condition Stainless Trim is in Great Shape Doors Fit and Operate Properly Door Lips and Jambs are Clean and Solid Solid and Straight Quarters Trunk is Clean and Solid with a Nice Mat Jack and Spare Tire Undercarriage is Clean and Solid Frame is Solid and Nicely Painted Rockers are Solid Custom Chrome Wheels Hankook Tires – 225/45/18 Front, 245/30/20 Rear Interior Beautiful Black and White Interior Bench Seat Column Shift Aftermarket CD Radio with Remote Speakers Mounted in the Package Tray Beautiful Paint Job on the Dash Headliner is Clean and Fits Tight Across Beautiful Door Panels Clean Black Carpet Front Seatbelts Horn Works Blower Works Wipers Work Speedo Works Gas Gauge Works Don’t Miss Out! Call Tom 7 Days a Week at 248-974-9513! tom@vanguardmotorsales.com www.VanguardMotorSales.com





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