This is an exceptional example of a high quality multi show winning complete and correct restoration.
Originally an excellent original solid corrosion free Alabama Sunliner restored by a knowledgeable and highly respected 1950′s Ford Authority.
This outstanding Tuxedo Black beauty is all original panel that today shows laser straight body and finish with incredible panel fit and finish.
Thoroughly restored both ascetically and mechanically. Power by Fords Y Block 292 V8 4 bbl that was fully rebuilt as was transmission and rear end.
Fully & properly converted to 12 volt system. This car was restored with the purpose of both show and go. Very well appointed example with numerous factory and dealer installed features and options…..
-Power Steering, Power Brakes, Fordomatic Automatic Transmission
-Power Top, Power. Windows, and Power Seat
-Radio, Clock, Day – Night Mirror, Glove box vanity mirror, Tissue Dispenser
-Bumble Bee interior, Black German Hartz cloth top, Stainless Top Header
-Front and Rear Bumperettes, Both Front and rear Bumper Overriders, Clear fog lights
-Driver and passenger side mirror/ spot lights
-Rear continental kit,Covered spare Wheel
-Fender skirts, dual exhaust tips
-Lower rocker moulding, Stainless gravel guards, Nail guards
-Full wire wheel discs, White white wall Radial tires
This is a stunning example with mirror like Finish in Raven Black, All chrome & stainless is show quality plating found in perfect condition. A new and proper “Bumble Bee” Interior, this was the first year Ford offered the vibrant Yellow and Black Interior combination. This example was sold new with this combination Trim code R, Black/Yellow. The interior was a new Ford ABC proper and correct reproduction that shows a new today. The Contrast truly sets the car apart and shows equally as well with top up or top down. Mechanically this example is in turn key worry free driving ready for Cross Country long Distance tour or Saturday evening Boulevard cruising. Highly and correctly detailed engine and engine bay, right down to proper factory inspection stampings. The previous owner was a well known and respected all Ford collector. A lifetime member of the international Ford Crown Victoria Club. Attending annual conventions all over North America Annual. This 1955 Ford has been to a number of Canadian and US shows and was a Multi Award Winner at the Annual International conventions.
This Prize was built and restored for both the purpose of ‘SHOW & GO’ And it certainly does both equally as well.
This example would be the centrepiece in any Ford Collection.