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
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
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
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
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 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:
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
Movie by http://www.jims59.com
Thank you for watching
1957 Ford Fairlane 500 Skyliner
Here's a rare 1957 Ford Fairlane 500 Skyliner! It has a retractable hardtop
roof that you almost need to charge admission for to watch go up and down!
It's powered by a 312ci V8 and a 3 speed automatic transmission. It has
power steering, dual Exhaust, original
14 inch wheels & hubcaps, and wide white tires! the interior has beautiful
two tone upholstery, an attractive dash board, AM/FM cassette deck, compass
& traffic light finder, and is very comfortable to ride in! It also is
equipped with a continental kit with the spare tire on the back and mile
long fender skirts! The car is straight and solid, has beautiful paint and
chrome, and runs and drives excellent!