For Sale: 1957 Ford Custom in WOODLAND, California

Vehicle Description


The current price based on what has been done I have it at $12,000.00.

UPDATE: REPAIRS BEING DONE: :Since there were no takers for a long time, I decided to go ahead an repair under carriage, do under carriage coating. I added some pictures and will continue to add pictures as more work is done.


I have/had 3 other vehicles listed- two sold: STILL  AVAILABLE 1957 Ford Custom 300 LISTING #1382070 ((((((1956 Chevy Pickup LISTING #1365987 THIS ONE SOLD ON 9-1-2020  ; ALSO SOLD on 5-3-2021 the1928 Chevy Rod Pickup LISTING #1382074 )))))) ; My goal now of the two 57 Fords, is to sell one more and keep the other, and if a trade is involved, I can turn around and sell it;  it being a lower cost vehicle maybe more easy to sell.

NOTE: IF SOMEONE WITH MONEY WANTS TO BUY ALL now two 1957 Fords, I am open for offers.

Driving the 1957, I have been told it is a beautiful car, even though it needs a paint job.
1.    It starts up good;
2.    The engine sounds good;
3.    It accelerates good; 
4.    It is a good cruiser and good on the highway;
5.    The brakes work well;
6.    The 3-speed manual transmission shifts good;
7.    The all steel body is in good condition, Some minor rust area;.      

ENGINE: 223 CID, 6 cylinder (3.6)  / one-barrel carburetor – Original carburetor rebuilt and installed back on engine       
TRANSMISSION: Manual 3 speed  

BODY: All steel; PAINT; needs to be sanded and painted;

INTERIOR: Original, seats Re-upholstered some time ago in good condition; 
RADIO: Originally no radio;

TIRES: original 14” rims and hub caps; 
BRAKES: Good working front and rear drum brakes.

SALE/TRADE: Would prefer the $12,000.00 cash; but as an ALTERNATIVE, I will take $6,000.00 minimum cash and a 1974 or prior years vehicle at an approximate value of $6,000.00, which may include reasonable cost of shipping to me, to be considered, depending on vehicle and location -, the vehicle must be running in good condition.

TEST DRIVE: To be done by owner-based on reasonable test driving.
PAYMENT OPTIONS: CASHIERS CHECK - obtained direct from bank OR Cash - turned in at bank. (Transaction to be completed at bank)


To be helpful to inquiries, I decided to compile the additional information to hopefully answer more of the general questions. I am interested in selling so I am looking forward to offers.

The Vehicle Description is all correct based on what I know of the 1957 Ford Custom, It starts good, runs good and brakes good; and as you can see from the pictures, it could use a paint job, unless you which to keep it looking almost like a barn find. It was stored for many years until the collector passed on.

The reason I decided to sell it, is that I do have 7 cars: 3 family cars and 4 oldies. Our plans of building the big garage are not materializing, so my drive way is crowded. Age is creeping up on me with some physical health issues.

Vehicle Details

  • 1957 Ford Custom
  • Listing ID: CC-1382070
  • Price: $12,000 (OBO)
  • Location:WOODLAND, California
  • Year:1957
  • Make:Ford
  • Model:Custom
  • Exterior Color:BIEGE
  • Interior Color:GRAY
  • Transmission:Manual
  • Engine Size:Inline 6
  • Odometer:64400
  • Title Status:Clear
  • Exterior Condition:Fair
  • Seat Material:Vinyl
  • Engine History:Original
  • Engine Condition:Running
  • Drive Train:Rear-wheel drive
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