Ford Crown Victoria
Rock & Roll
Fifties Style Hot Rod
"For 1956, Ford sported only minor styling changes and continued with the trendy Crown Victorias, adopting their longer, lower roofline for all Victorias. Ford now featured 12-volt ignition and a choice of three V-8s. The venerable two-barrel carb 272 was rated at 173 bhp with stick, 176 with Fordomatic, but was only for lower-line Mainlines and Custom-lines. The 292 -- called the "Thunderbird Y-8" and again borrowed from the 1955 T-Bird and Mercury -- was for Fairlanes. It had a Holley four-barrel carb, 8.0:1 compression, and 200 bhp (standard transmission); with an 8.4:1 squeeze it cranked out 202 horses (Fordomatic). Optional at mid-year was the "Thunderbird Special" 312 (not quite the same engine as the 272/292), rated at 215 bhp with stick, 225 with Fordomatic."
There are over 120 pictures of this car in the ad below, including detailed exterior, interior, engine, trunk and undercarriage.� Please let them load on your computer, it will take some time because of the size.
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For sale by owner is this 1956 Ford Crown Victoria that was customized in the 90's prior to his purchase. Redone to emulate the street hot rods you would have seen in the late 50's and early 60's, this Crown Vic hits the nail on the head. We don't know all the details, what follows is what we do know. The 390 engine and C-6 transmission are from a 1966 Thunderbird rebuilt in the 90's. It has a heavy duty radiator, dual exhaust and a 9" rear. The car was repainted in the original Raven Black and most of the exterior chrome has been redone. The interior was redone with bucket seats and custom upholstery. It also has dummy chrome side pipes and dummy spotlights. It rides, looks and sounds like the fifties and is now ready for a new owner.
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390 V-8 Engine
C-6 Automatic Transmission
B&M Floor Shifter
Heavy Duty Radiator
Included in the sale will be some hand written notes by the previous owner explaining what was done to the car.
Please remember that this car is 58 years old and not perfect. The paint is older and has some visible flaws, the radio and heat are inoperable.
THE CAR IS LOCATED IN STREATOR, ILLINOIS 61664
Disclaimer;� This vehicle is for sale by a private party and the above information was provided by the owner.� We can make no guarantee as to the accuracy of the information.� All vehicles are sold "AS-IS" and "WHERE IS" with no express, written, or implied warranty, representation, or guarantee (including, but not limited to; warranties of merchantability and/or fitness for a particular purpose). We shall not be responsible for the correct description, authenticity, genuineness or defects herein and make no warranty in connection therewith.� Any descriptions or representations are for identification purposes only and are not to be construed as a warranty of any type.� It is the responsibility of the buyer to have thoroughly inspected the vehicle as to the condition and value and to purchase based solely upon that judgment.� Seller assumes no responsibility for any repairs regardless of any oral statements about this vehicle.� Seller is not responsible for typographical errors, printing errors, or omissions.� The description above is for information purposes only and if you elect to forgo a personal inspection, we can make no guarantees as to your satisfaction with the vehicle. The seller shall make every reasonable attempt to disclose any known defects associated with this vehicle prior to the close of sale and we make a concerted effort to describe all items accurately, but do not expressly or implicitly guarantee the accuracy or adequacy of any description.
Contact MUST be made within 24 hours of auction close.�� Full Payment must be made to the owner within 7 days from the auction close (unless other arrangements are made prior to auction close).
Forms of payment accepted: Bank wire transfer or certified funds.