1959 FORD GALAXIE 500 CONVERTIBLE - 65986Sold* at Las Vegas 2008 - Lot #219 1959 FORD GALAXIE 500 CONVERTIBLE//cdn.barrett-jackson.com/staging/carlist/items/Fullsize/Cars/65986/65986_Front_3-4_Web.jpg
1959 FORD GALAXIE 500 CONVERTIBLE
Las Vegas 2008
FIFTIES & SIXTIES CARS - CONVERTIBLE
*Includes Buyer Commission
WHITE AND BLACK
RED AND WHITE
Lot #219 - Last of the "Fabulous Finned Fords of the Fifty's". 1st year of the famous Galaxie 500 Series. Only produced for 6 months in '59 the Galaxie 500 Sunliner was the last of the "Big Fords" unequalled use of stainless and chrome accents embody the "Long and Low" style of its time. This car is extremely rare with its original numbers matching Thunderbird Special "YP" Code 361cid/303hp Police Interceptor Engine. Options include dual square mirrors, power steering, power brakes, AM radio, 2-speed electric wipers, deck mount antenna and 3-speed cruise-o-matic automatic transmission. Frame-up restoration. Finished in Raven Black and Colonial White with correct red, white and black 3 tone interior. The end of the true Art Deco 50's styling.
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