1960 FORD STARLINER CUSTOM 2 DOOR HARDTOP - 79610 Sold* at Las Vegas 2009 - Lot #394 1960 FORD STARLINER CUSTOM 2 DOOR HARDTOP https://cdn.barrett-jackson.com/staging/carlist/items/Fullsize/Cars/79610/79610_Front_3-4_Web.jpg
Lot #394

1960 FORD STARLINER CUSTOM 2 DOOR HARDTOP

Auction Las Vegas 2009
Reserve NO RESERVE
Status Sold
Price
Lot 394
Year 1960
Make FORD
Model STARLINER
Style CUSTOM 2 DOOR HARDTOP
*Includes Buyer Commission
Details
VIN OU53X104585
Exterior Color CRANBERRY/YELLOW
Interior Color CRANBERRY
Cylinders V8
Engine Size 460
Transmission AUTOMATIC
Description

Lot #394 - The engine is a 460cid Ford topped with a Holley 850 carburetor. It has a 4130 Moly-tube round frame featuring a Star Wars rear end with 3.73 gears, 4-wheel disc brakes, a strut front end and a Stiletto rack & pinion. The front tires are BFGoodrich 225/40, 18"x6", and the rear Mickey Thompson's are 31"x18" on 20"x15", both supported by Billet aluminum wheels. The Starliner has tweed interior with Tea's seats, a Dakota digital dash and a hidden TV and VCR all wired into a giant MTX sound system. The power windows and doors are easily controlled by a single remote. The body alone has thousands of hours featuring shaved handles, moulded drip rails, pie cut fenders for length and a hand-crafted fiberglass hood. The body of the car was painted on a rotisserie for the finest detail. The paint is a custom mix of Copper Tone and Yellow Pearl provided by DuPont. This car is honored with awards such as "Best Paint" Car Craft at St. Louis, "Boyd's Pro Pick" Goodguys at Indianapolis, "Best Paint" Goodguys at Ft. Worth and Darryl Starbird's "Best Competition of Show". Johnny Young's vehicles have been in Hot Rod, Car Craft, Popular Hot Rods, Truckin', Vans & Trucks and Custom Rodder. He also was in Hot Rod Magazine's "Top Ten" and "50 Best Ever".
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