Series #12 Part #1
Fly/In Cruise/In Video Magazine
Marcus Winslow - Cousin of the late actor James Dean. Marcus reminisces about growing up with the late actor James Dean & shows us his pristine 1957 Ford Skyliner hardtop convertable.
Produced by: Inge Harte - Ray Johnson
I bought two Ford Skyliners that were in poor condition in 1986. I used the best parts out of each car to make one.
It has a 390 Ford engine with a C-6 transmission and it has power windows, power doors, power seats and the top works with a keyless remote.
The car has won numerous awards and it was in the 2007 Official State Visitors Guide and Travel Planner.
1957 Ford Fairlane 500 Skyliner (actual retractable top demo)
THESE CARS WERE MADE FOR THREE YEARS, 1957-58-59.
For a "glamor" full screen image of this car, click this link: http://www.jims59.com/FordsChryslersForeign/images/Rochester%2007%20Ford%20retractable%201957.jpg
Video from October 13 2007, demonstration of retractable top on a 1957 Ford Fairlane 500 Skyliner. Rochester Indiana Chili Cookoff and car show.
A series of switches, solenoids, motors and motor driven cables complete the complex operation of this 1950s mechanical wonder of American automotive ingenuity.
Movie by http://www.jims59.com
Thank you for watching
American Classic Cars 50's - 60's
Rekindling fond memories of legendary american cars of the Golden years manufactured in Detroit, the World Capital of Automobile.*
* video slide show based on hi-res scans of dealer brochures and manufacturer sales catalogs, with courtesy to the various copyright owners
1957 Ford Fairlane Restomod Classic Muscle Car for Sale in MI Vanguard Motor Sales
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1957 Ford Fairlane Club Victoria Hardtop
Engine: 360 hp, 5.0 roller cam, fuel injection, mass air, computer, and wiring harness,
Edelbrock aluminum heads, E303 Cam, BBK headers, MDS ignition, 24lbs injectors,70mm , k&n filter , thermostat controlled electric fan, march polished serpentine pulleys
Transmission: Four speed AOD
Differential: 3:70 POSI 9" ford
Steering/ power r&p
Suspension Ididit Tilt steering column.
Power R&P package. Classic custom steering wheel. Fatman 3 inch dropped spindles.
After market over size 1 inch sway bars front and rear . New front and rear springs. 3 inch drop blocks in rear.
Brakes: Front: 1977 Ford Granada 11 inch rotors and calipers.
Rear: rebuilt original 1957 Ford drums.
Exhaust: Borla 2-inch stainless steel
mufflers with stainless steel tailpipes.
Exterior: DuPont Colonial White and Spectramaster Blue. All window exterior rubber replaced.
Interior: Full custom interior. Power windows installed in front doors; using original handles as controls, with mid-eighties Ford window motors grated to original regulators. Dash gauge panel was adapted from a 1988 Thunderbird with sport package option.
Air conditioning. 2 speed electric wipers. Original radio retro fitted and is now IPOD/MP3 ready/10 disc CD player.
Give Tom a call today this gorgeous car will not last
1957 Ford Custom 300 walkaround video
1957 Ford Custom 300 walkaround video.
292 cubic inch 2 barrel 3 speed manual overdrive transmission. Its a restorable car that needs everything redone to it.
Look up ebay seller: AAAVictory1957
1959 Ford Fairlane 500 Skyliner
Check out the Convertable Action and matching luggage ...will be sold this week at http://www.bransonauction.com in Branson
1958 Ford Fairlane 500 Skyliner Convertible - La Jolla Classic Car Show 2009
Check out this 1958 Ford Fairlane 500 Skyliner convertible at the 2009 La Jolla Classic Car Show at La Jolla Cove. The 58 Ford Fairlane had a removed hard top that was automatic. It consisted of 7 motors and over 600 feet of wiring. The convertible hard top lasted only 3 years. For more photos of classic cars from the show visit http://www.socalbeachmag.net/classiccarphotoshoots/1958fordfairlane500.html www.socalbeachmag.net and www.lajollavillageonline.com. For La Jolla hotels and lodging with discount hotel rates visit www.lajollavillageonline.com or call 1-800-679-7707