1947 Ford Super Deluxe 8 Convertible W Columbia Rear Survivor Barn Find

Price: US $21,000.00 Item location: Washington, New Jersey, United States
  • Make: Ford
  • Model: Other
  • Type: Convertible
  • Trim: Super Deluxe
  • Year: 1947
  • Mileage: 94,930
  • Color: Blue
  • Engine size: V8 Flathead
  • Number of cylinders: 8
  • Transmission: Manual
  • Drive type: RWD
  • Interior color: red/grey
  • Vehicle Title: Clear
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Description:

1947 Ford Other

For sale is a true gem a 1947 Ford Super Deluxe 8 Convertible with rare Columbia overdrive rear. This remarkable barn find survivor has been tucked away since 1972 andhas only recently been awaken from its 44 Year slumber. This Survivor retains all of its original metal and options as well as some cool period correct additions. This car was owned by a Katherine Hepburn twin who passed away many years ago and who's vehicle was kept as a reminder of wonderful days gone by. The caretaker, her significant other shed more than a tear at the thought of letting this car go but decided that it was time. We purchased the car and gave it a light cleaning and a servicing making it a running driving car. The car has all new fuel tank, hard and soft brake lines as well as new exhaust and all new fluids. As you can see in the video posted below all major features work as they were intended to. The motor runs strong with no noises or smoke and trans shifts perfectly thru all gears no grinding.The convertible power top is not functioning at this point, but we have released the hydraulic pistons and the top can be operated manually. Thiscar can be driven the way it is with the addition of new tires and some brake adjustments, or could be the basis of a concourse restoration. I have loaded a video below as well asover 50 high res photos. Bid with confidence, We can also assist in international shippingfor our over seas buyers. The car has a free and clear title and is for sale locally. We reserve the right to end the auction early. If you have any questions please feel free to contact us at 732-501-3513