1957 FORD FAIRLANE 500 CONVERTIBLE - 81902 Sold* at Scottsdale 2010 - Lot #1219 1957 FORD FAIRLANE 500 CONVERTIBLE https://cdn.barrett-jackson.com/staging/carlist/items/Fullsize/Cars/81902/81902_Front_3-4_Web.JPG
Lot #1219

1957 FORD FAIRLANE 500 CONVERTIBLE

Auction Scottsdale 2010
Reserve NO RESERVE
Status Sold
Price
Lot 1219
Year 1957
Make FORD
Model FAIRLANE 500
Style CONVERTIBLE
*Includes Buyer Commission
Details
VIN D7DC200029
Exterior Color BLACK
Interior Color RED/WHITE
Cylinders V8
Engine Size 312
Transmission AUTOMATIC
Description

Lot #1219 - 1957 was the first year Ford out sold Chevrolet since 1935. A remarkable rise for the dismal situation after World War II. Much of the credit goes to Henry Ford II and the '57 Ford Fairlane convertible. Fifty years ago a convertible would have been sold for $2,505 with options around $600.
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