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1961 Ford Falcon Futura. 36,300 original Rust Free Miles. Restomod Project

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  • Condition: Used
  • Item location: Marion, Iowa, United States
  • Make: Ford
  • Model: Falcon
  • Type: Coupe
  • Trim: Futura, Sport Coupe
  • Year: 1961
  • Mileage: 36,300
  • Color: Black
  • Engine size: 5.0
  • Number of cylinders: 8
  • Fuel: Gasoline
  • Transmission: AOD
  • Drive type: RWD
  • Interior color: Red
  • Vehicle Title: Clear

Ford Falcon 1961 Description

1961 Ford Falcon Futura/Sport Coupe. This is a true "Garage Find" from Kansas. It is 99% rust free and has been garaged since 1977. MO., inspection tag dated 1976 is still in in the window. I purchased the car 1 yr ago last month and have since done the following.
Stripped the underside to bare steel and treated any surface rust as needed. Epoxy Primed and painted.Installed New 1-1/2" Rd tube frame connectorsNew Must II Frt cross member with tubular upper and lower control arms.New Pwr rack and pinionNew Pwr brakes. Drilled/slotted frt rotors, New drums in the rear. All new lines.Rebuilt Ford 8" Maverick Rear end (1 legger!)New 2-1/2" drive shaftNew rubber bushings everywhereNew 205/60-15 RadialsNew Wheel Vint. 15x7 Smoothie wheels. 5" bsNew frt sway barGM tilt column painted and dulled down to match original int paintNew Speedway Sprint Car steering wheelNew Alum RadiatorUsed Vintage Corvette Over Flow tankNew Gas tank and complete fuel line. All lines protected as needed from heat, abrasion as needed. Lots of detail in assembly!1989 Ford 5.0 converted to Alum intake and Edelbrock,AOD Over Drive Trans ************** NOTE: Above mtr and trans are a matched pair from the same car. They have low 70,000 miles on them but have been inspected by a local shop before install. I have driven the car 300 +- miles in the past month. It's a great car to drive. Hwy driven to 70+ mph with no issues. DRIVE IT HOME!*** Car was a "3 on the tree" so I retained the clutch pedal assy in the car. It is under the floor insulation and out of the way.New Lokar Trans kick-down.Ron Morris Trans cross memberNew Lokar E-brake cable assy.NEW BBK equal lg Shorty headers with 21/2" new exh.New 2006 Dodge Viper Stainless Steel Mufflers*** All wiring is original and most things work. Lights, signals, dome, gas gauge all work. Vac wipers ?, Temp gauge- needs new sender. It's from the 5.0.I would rate the stk wiring as a 9.75 out of 10. But what the hell, it's from 1961!!!03/02/17---------------- FYI only: I do have $10K in receipts for matl/parts only! No Labor! I also will furnish a "build book" of all receipts, parts instructions, part numbers, misc notes, etc, etc with the car. I also have a complete photo listing of the build.
This car's Patina is real. It needs detail work to make it yours. Window rubbers, misc seals, this is a real Garage Find. Back seat has never been sat on, front seats are dry and need help, needs carpet ( $168.00 W/ s/h). All floor holes have been sealed, all factory seams, corners, joints, etc have been seam sealed to make the interior water tight. Complete interior has been cleaned and under coated. More to list!SOLD AS IS! It really is very nice!FOR SALE LOCALLY!NO OVER SEAS SHIPPING*** $250.00 Required at end of sale. Balance on pick up.(to be discussed)
***Please call with question. I will NOT reply to text or e-mail.... Voices only! 319-213-3810 Bill NO MORE STORAGE-- MUST SELL-- MAKE FAIR OFFER!

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