A good driver which it was used by the consigner, who states he drove it all over the place to shows, cruises and any other reason he could think of to drive it. The feature would continue into 1955. A Florida car means surface rust, but no salt damage, so any repairs were definitely due to moisture have since long been repaired. Classic Auto Mall is a world class consignment house located in southeastern Pennsylvania with indoor showroom space for up to 1,000 collectable and special interest vehicles offered for sale. This year the range was known for clean lines and various performance options.
Our Detroit showroom is proud to feature this gorgeous 1954 Ford Skyliner. This vehicle is in our showroom in Morgantown, Pennsylvania, conveniently located just 1-hour west of Philadelphia on the I-76 Pennsylvania Turnpike. That curved glass is awesome though and definitely makes this otherwise plain car standout in the crowd. Of course I am biased as we had a 1956 Ford Customline Fordor in our family for 32 years. Classic Auto Mall is a world class consignment house located in southeastern Pennsylvania with indoor showroom space for up to 1,000collectable and special interest vehicles offered for sale.
Also, a 400 vehicle barn find collection is on display. Simplistic design almost seems boring from what is to come, but it was very effective. Very clean door panels in total red, greet you when you swing open the doors. It appears that most if not all of the trim on the convertible is present minus the grill. Red carpet floods the floor and is nice condition. The plexiglass roof was still offered for the Skyliner, but only on the Crown Victoria model.
The price is good on this one. A Florida car means surface rust, but no salt damage, so any repairs were definitely due to moisture have since long been repaired. The Sunliner, at over 79 inches wide, topped the 1960's Galaxie range, which was now larger and all-encompassing. For more picture-packed articles about great cars, see:. Here you can gaze your eyes on the power window toggles in chrome.
The first photo in our write up looks pretty washed out, but underhood shots makes me think it could the original paint. Topping all this off in style is a near perfect white canvas convertible top, which has recently had new pumps put on to raise and lower it. Additionally, this one of a kind building houses one of the finest barn findcollections in the world with over 400 vehicles on display. Air shocks and 4-wheel drum brakes are noted underneath too. Up to the 1994 vehicle year in Maine you only have a transferable registration which is renewed every year with your tags After 1995 you have a vehicle title for transfer of ownership and a non transferable registration for tags.
Suburbia was expanding at leaps and bounds, and this coupe was the perfect grocery getter or night out for the folks kinda car for the everyday man and his wife. Please contact us anytime for more information or to come see the vehicle in person. Simplistic design almost seems boring from what is to come, but it was very effective. Now getting older, as we all tend to do, he needs to part with this completed car, so he can finish his other cars, and enjoy them as well, hence the reason for the very fair price sale. I could freeze meat on the seats on Hi- fan recirculated inside air due to the minimal cubic feet interior. In 1957, the Crown Victoria Skyliner was replaced by the retracting-roof hardtop Skyliner. Affordable enough to have more than 1 car the 2-car family was born in this era, mainly due to cost.
A stainless belt line molding runs from bow to stern, is in good condition, and has a very slight wrap around fronting the minimal rear fender which protrudes just slightly. A three-speed manual transmission was standard, while overdrive and Ford-O-Matic were optional. The seller claims that it has only seen two owners and 80k miles. Ford Fairlane 500 Skyliner Overview Manufacturer Also called Ford Galaxie 500 Skyliner Retractable Production 48,394 from 1957—1959 Body and chassis Chronology Predecessor See also for the and for the 1955—1956 , both with an roof panel. The Galaxie range consisted of 6 models during its introductory year, the Galaxie Club Sedan, Galaxie Town Victoria, Sunliner Convertible, Skyliner Retractable, Town Sedan and Club Sedan. The exterior of the convertible wears a lot of very old paint, and while there is some rust and rot to be found, I would dare to say that this convertible has aged well for being up in Maine.
The engine looks, sounds, and runs great as it was rebuilt and a new set of Offenhauser heads were installed, and around the same time the transmission was professionally rebuilt which makes for a very smooth ride. Very clean door panels in total red, greet you when you swing open the doors. Except with the technology back then those solenoids and relays would always stop halfway up or down like on the post-59 T Birds and Lincoln convertibles. This one of a kind building is climate controlled and security monitored and is the ultimate destination for classic and specialty car lovers. A Weiand aluminum intake manifold helps the carb inhale easier. Please contact us further to discuss your needs.