1965 Ford Falcon Ranchero Deluxe, Restomod. The truck is so pristine that it was featured in the July, 2017 issue of the National Falcon News magazine and included on the cover page of the issue. The Ranchero was purchased in California in June, 2013 and was in great shape and, most importantly, rust free. The exterior only required the repair of a couple of small door dings. All the trim is original. Some of the major modifications to the truck include: The Engine is a 5.0 from a 1989 Mustang that only had 30,000 miles on it. The Transmission is an AOD from the same Mustang. The rear end is also from a Mustang and is 3.50 gear ratio. The front suspension is a ' TCI' kit (Total Cost Involved) - to include all new suspension including rack & pinion and the removal of the shock towers. Disk brakes, coil over shocks. Sub frame stiffeners were installed. Paint is two stage Mercedes Benz Beryll Metallic Interior: new heated seats and door panels. All new Auto Meter gauges, Alpine radio with amp and sub woofer, external speakers installed in front grill. All lights are LED. Seat belts installed. New heat & A/C. Elect push button start. All new tires and wheels. The mileage of the truck since it was restored is 1,500 miles. Have all documentation and receipts, as well as many pictures of the restoration work available for inspection, all of which will accompany the truck at time of sale. In summary, this Ranchero drives better than new and looks great. Shortly after completion of the restoration, was awarded second place in a national Falcon show in Sacramento. Please Note The Following **Vehicle Location is at our clients home and Not In Cadillac, Michigan. **We do have a showroom with about 25 cars that is by appointment only **Please Call First and talk to one of our reps at 231-468-2809 EXT 1 **
The Pick of the Day is decked out in Futura trim with four on the floor
The Pick of the Day is a restored coupe that looks factory stock but packs a high-performance street rod drivetrain
The Pick of the Day is a V8-powered Sprint version of the Ford compact convertible
The Pick of the Day is a 1965 Ford Falcon Squire, a compact station wagon in bright red with faux wood trim and chrome wire-wheel hubcaps, and powered by a 289cId V8.
Shortly before the advent of the Mustang as a midyear 1964 model, the hot ticket among compact Fords was the Falcon Sprint.
Spring has sprung, so it’s time to dust off the ragtop and go cruising.
OK, I admit it. I’m a sucker for Ford Falcons, most likely because my mom owned a ’63 Falcon sedan during my formative years.
To draw attention to the Falcon model line at the start of the Ford “Total Performance Era,” the Sprint model was added to the lineup in mid-1963.
The Pick of the Day is a performance model with a special race-bred engine