Gateway Classic Cars Houston showroom is proud to offer this two-tone beige over tan 1957 Ford Fairlane 500 sedan for sale. Debuting in 1955, the Fairlane, named after Henry Fords estate, represented the best in the premium automobile market. The Fairlane did very well and continued to do so through the 1957 model year that saw single headlights, a redesigned chassis, long sides and unforgettable tail fins. Just one look at this vehicle and it takes you back to a special age where the cars werent just cars, but works of art. This vintage Fairlane 500 is wrapped in a two-tone combination of beige over tan, accented with gold inserts in its chrome side trim. A set of nearly new P215/75R14 Hankook Optimo radial tires enhance the ride and handling of this Fairlane 500 and large chrome bumpers on both the front and rear command respect from its road-sharing counterparts. Under the clamshell hood lurks what may be its original 292 CID V8, which provides the power through the 2-speed automatic "Ford-o-Matic" transmission. According to the body plate, a set of 3.10:1 gears in the pumpkin get the power to the ground.A nice set of brown and white synthetic leather seats and nearly new looking brown carpet warmly invite the operator and passengers, while a space-age arching instrument panel echoes a spirit of adventure that grasped the nation years ago. A modern 3-gauge cluster has been added to provide more accurate tabs on whats going on under the hood, with oil pressure, amp and coolant temperature monitoring easily visible. The original radio has been replaced with a vintage style AM/FM/Cassette radio with AUX output. Dont let this vintage classic slip through your grasp! For more information on this 1957 Ford Fairlane 500 for sale, to see all the HD pictures and videos of it, copy the URL below, and see it at this direct link: https://www.gatewayclassiccars.com/show/HOU/1716 . Alternatively, if you want to see it in person, come to our Houston Showroom, located at 1910 Cypress Station Dr, Bldg 200, Houston, TX 77090. You may also call the showroom at (832) 243-6220 or email us at [email protected]
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Our Houston Showroom became Gateway Classic Cars eighth location in January 2015 and is 15 minutes North from Downtown Houston.
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