1963 FORD GALAXIE 500 HARDTOP FACTORY 406 TRI-POWER - 43478 Sold* at Scottsdale 2007 - Lot #946.1 1963 FORD GALAXIE 500 HARDTOP FACTORY 406 TRI-POWER https://cdn.barrett-jackson.com/staging/carlist/items/Fullsize/Cars/43478/43478_Front_3-4_Web.jpg
Lot #946.1

1963 FORD GALAXIE 500 HARDTOP FACTORY 406 TRI-POWER

Auction Scottsdale 2007
Reserve NO RESERVE
Status Sold
Price
Lot 946.1
Year 1963
Make FORD
Model GALAXIE 500
Style HARDTOP FACTORY 406 TRI-POWER
*Includes Buyer Commission
Details
VIN 3G67G109990
Exterior Color RED
Interior Color RED
Cylinders V8
Engine Size 406
Transmission 4-SPEED MANUAL
Description

Lot #946.1 - This car was purchased by its original owner to drag race and was sponsored by Romey-Hammes Ford out of South Bend, Indiana. The owner raced all 3 cars (390, 406, 427) over a 3 year period and will gladly tell you this was the quickest of all three and the last to leave his collection. The complete ownership history and full documentation of restoration is provided with car, along with actual pictures from 1963 and phone number of original race owner. This car received a complete nut and bolt concourse restoration down to the smallest factory correct detail and is optioned with ultra rare 406 tri-power engine, 4-speed transmission, 3:50 posi rear end and finished in its factory correct bright red paint and red interior. This car was restored to the way it was raced in 1963 down to the correct lightweight steel wheels and cheater slicks. It runs open exhaust, but is provided with a brand new factory correct full exhaust. The rarity of this low 23,000 mile car, along with drag racing history provides someone with a once in a lifetime opportunity to own Ford Drag Racing history. Documented race cars are the new blue chip investment cars. Bid on this and watch your investment increase.
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