1959 FORD GALAXIE 500 SKYLINER RETRACTABLE - 22419Sold* at Palm Beach 2004 - Lot #667 1959 FORD GALAXIE 500 SKYLINER RETRACTABLE//cdn.barrett-jackson.com/staging/carlist/items/Fullsize/Cars/22419/22419_Front_3-4_Web.jpg
1959 FORD GALAXIE 500 SKYLINER RETRACTABLE
Palm Beach 2004
FIFTIES & SIXTIES CARS - CONVERTIBLE
*Includes Buyer Commission
Lot #667 - Debuting in 1956 and touted as "The Worlds First Hideaway Hardtop" this is a remarkable restored example of the final year of this automobile series. The 1959 Galaxy 500 Skyliner is considered by many to be the most beautiful styled Ford ever built, and was awarded the Gold Metal for Exceptional Styling. Finished in very rare April Green over Willow Green Vinyl. Loaded with factory options including the 352 special Thunderbird V8, Cruise O Matic transmission, factory select air conditioning, power steering, power brakes, and the unique Lifeguard package of a padded dash and padded sun visors. This national prize winner is a must for any collector.
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