Gorgeous Survivor 1959 Plymouth Sport Fury Hardtop – 54,000 Original Miles

Price: - Item location: Reading, Pennsylvania, United States
  • Condition: Used
  • Make: Plymouth
  • Model: Fury
  • SubModel: Sport Fury
  • Type: Hardtop
  • Trim: Sport Fury
  • Year: 1959
  • Mileage: 54,314
  • VIN: M295103368
  • Color: Black
  • Engine size: 318CID
  • Number of cylinders: 8
  • Fuel: Gasoline
  • Transmission: Automatic
  • Drive type: RWD
  • Interior color: Red
  • Vehicle Title: Clear
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1959 Plymouth Fury Sport Fury

1959 Plymouth Sport Fury two door hardtop. Two family owned – only ever driven by the original owner and the father & son of the second family. Mostly original Jet Black with Iceberg White top paint. Beautiful all original interior with: red vinyl and cloth seats, white headliner, black carpeting. 54,314 miles showing on odometer (title states as original miles). Matching numbers 318 CID V8 Super Pack 260 HP engine with 4 barrel carburation and optional TorqueFlite 3 speed push-button automatic transmission.

This Sport Fury has lived its entire life in Reading Pennsylvania and has been garage kept since new. Sold new by Hettinger Bros. Chrysler Plymouth to William Lebo. In 1983 the Sport Fury was sold to Richard Weidner of Reading by William’s widow Stella Lebo. In 2010 Richard passed away and the Fury was given to Richards’s son Mark Weidner of Reading who sadly passed away in 2014. Includes original: Owner Service Certificate and Service Record documentation from Hettinger Bros dealership to William Lebo as well as the original owner’s manual and a Hettinger license plate frame. Don’t miss this opportunity to own a piece of automotive history.

VIN interpretation: M295103368

  • M = 1959
  • 2 = Plymouth
  • 9 = Sport Fury
  • 5 = Newark (Delaware production plant)
  • 103368 = Sequential production serial number (3,368)

Engine Number: MP8-227766 (V8 318 CID 260 HP with 4 barrel Carter carburation)

  • M = 1959
  • P8 = Plymouth 318
  • 227766 = sequential production serial number
  • Carburettor number AC9 2812S (Carter ABF four-barrel)

Data Plate information:

  • Options: 301 = Power Steering; 293 = TorqueFlite 3 speed automatic transmission; 403 = Remote control mirror (deluxe) with matching passenger side mirror
  • PNT XA1 = Paint Code: X = Iceberg White top; A = Jet Black bottom
  • DATE 0416 = Scheduled build date April 16, 1959
  • BDY 292 = Body Number = Sport Fury Hardtop
  • TRM 347 = Interior Trim = Red custom Sport Fury only
  • Standard equipment for the Sport Fury includes all the Fury features plus swivel front seats, sport trunk lid tire cover stamping, custom red vinyl / cloth Sport Fury only seats and panels, custom steering wheel, and the standard V-8 318CID engine with four-barrel carburetion with 260 horsepower.

    Additional factory options original to this Sport Fury include: Solex tinted glass, push button am radio, rubber strips on front bumper and rear bumper guards, Mirror-Matic rear view mirror, deluxe steering wheel with full circle horn ring, electric clock, locking glove box door, locking gas / fuel cap, dual exterior mirrors with left mirror remote control, single rear radio speaker, clear plastic front seat covers, padded dash, power steering and power brakes.

    Thumbnail overview:

  • Mostly original paint – Jet Black with Iceburg White top
  • Numbers matching
  • Original mileage 54,314
  • Sold new in Reading Pennsylvania and never left Reading ownership
  • Two family owned (3 owners) since new
  • Very solid
  • All original factory Solex tinted glass
  • Beautiful original interior: dash, seats, door panels, steering wheel, etc
  • Clear plastic front seat covers since new
  • Mirror-Matic rear view mirror
  • Push button AM radio
  • Factory optional bumper rubber impact strips front and rear
  • Previous owner had registered with AACA Historical Preservation of Original Features
  • Several minor dings in the trim
  • Minor paint issue at original quarter panel leaded joints
  • Overall car shows very well for a survivor and drives nicely
  • Valid Pennsylvania title
  • Sold as-is where-is
  • Please email with any questions before bidding. Hopefully the above description in conjunction with the 24 photographs presents a clear overview of the car's condition. Serious bidders are invited and encouraged to view the Sport Fury located at our shop in Reading, Pennsylvania 19601, USA. Sold as is where is. If interested, call Fred + 1 610 796 1446 eastern time zone. Ebay members with less than 5 positive feedback must communicate with us before bidding. Very reasonable reserve.

    Payment terms: $500 non-refundable PayPal deposit within 24 hours of auction end. Balance in cash upon pick-up or bank wire transfer. Full payment must be received within 7 calendar days of end of auction.

    Shipping arrangements are the responsibility of the auction winner. We will work in full cooperation with the transport company of your choice. Vehicle pick-up must be within 14 days of end of auction. Thank you.

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