1961 Ford Falcon Sport Coupe . Rust Free, 36,187org miles, Restomod, Has patina!
- Condition: Used
- Make: Ford
- Model: Falcon
- Type: Crew Cab Pickup
- Trim: Sort Coupe. First Yr.
- Year: 1961
- Mileage: 77,000
- VIN: 1K17U182066
- Color: Original black
- Engine size: 5.0
- Number of cylinders: 8
- Fuel: pump gas
- Transmission: auto, over drive
- Drive type: 1988 AOD
- Interior color: Original red
- Vehicle Title: Clear Want to buy? Contact seller!
1961 Ford Falcon Sort Coupe. First Yr.Here is a "rare 1961 Ford Falcon "sport coupe" which is pre Futura or Sprint. This is a very nice "barn or garage find" which I purchased a yr ago as a winter project.hauled it home from southern Kansaswhere it had been stored since 1976+-. It is absolutely 99% rust free and as original as i wished to leave it. Paint, interior, trim, seat covers, everything has been retained original. This is a very nice "sleeper" of a car.Here is what I have done since late Jan 2016:Under carriagehas been 100% hand stripped, treated, epoxy prime coated, and then under coated with 3M product. front to back.Round Tube frame connectors welded into place.Helix brand mustang ll front suspension properly installed ground epoxy primed and painted black, Dropped 2"Power rack & pinion installed. Ford pump.Power (drilled and slotted) Disc brakes in the front, Ford 8" Drums in the rear.Rebuilt Ford Maverick 8" Rearend wit 2-79? gears. New bushings, dropped 2"1977 Ford Crown Vic with matching 5.0 converted from EFI to normallyaspirated. NO computer!. Mtr and Trans are a matched set from a family car with 77+- original miles.Motor and Trans have both been inspected locally and all checked GOOD condition.GM tilt columninstalled and stressed to match original patina.New 15x7 Wheel Vintique Smoothies/ 205/60-15 tires at all 4 corners.Way more to list!!!!!
NEEDS:Drive ShaftExhaust from NEW BBK headersLower Rad hoseMaybe 6 wires hooked up +-.New carpetFront Seat coversNeeds to be fired up!
I'm only selling this because I really don't have winter storage space and I already have 2 other cares to store. This is really a rare, rust free authentic, original granny car. Look closely at the detail and quality of this car. What you see is what you get. It really is as nice as it looks.**** I WILL NOT REPLY TO ANT TEXT MESSAGED! IF INTERESTED CALL ME @319-213-3810 Bill I RESERVES ALL RIGHTS!
On Oct-31-16 at 09:02:17 PDT, seller added the following information:
NOTE : THIS CAR IS "DONE" OTHER THAN THE FEW THINGS LISTED ABOVE. IT SIMPLY NEEDS TO BE STARTED UP AND BUTTONED UP.On Oct-31-16 at 10:45:01 PDT, seller added the following information:
Door Tag:Body=64AColor= ATrim=85Date=02ETrans= was 1, is now 1988 AODAxle= was 5, is now Ford 8" rebuilt complete.NOTE: This car has ALL new fuel tank and lines, along with all new brake lines and Power Brakes.On Nov-01-16 at 12:37:28 PDT, seller added the following information:
11th line above should read: 1977 Ford crown Vic 5.0 WITH matching AOD. These to items were a matched pair from the same family doner car.On Nov-02-16 at 19:11:55 PDT, seller added the following information:
New Drive Shaft picked up today. It will be installed in the morning. I plan to pick-a-way and continuing to work on the car while at my location. Would like to see it go.