1960 Ford Ranch Wagon 292ci V8

5 hits ID #21106

Description

Starting at the belt line and upward we see dark blue metallic paint with some inclusions and flaws in the paint. Meanwhile, white covers the lower body with fairly straight steel panels, but we note prior body filler, spot in paint work, rust bubbling and some of the upper body blue metallic paint dusted over the white. Dual front headlights reside within a well-preserved egg crate grille that is classy with smaller egg crating set within each divided section. The front bumper remains shiny but does have some delamination and dings in the steel. The front pinned fiberglass cowl induction hood leads back to the long and lean passenger compartment with tinted glass all around and nice stainless steel highlight moldings. Long slab steel sides flow nicely and a trim spear curls upward from the bumper and runs along the top of the fender and beltline. This line slowly bulges out to form a small batwing style fin at the back of the quarter panels. As we move to the rear, D shaped cat eye style taillights which are tucked under the coves of the fins and flank the two way opening tailgate. Down below is another shiny bumper with a few faults and flaws. Not to be forgotten are the chrome finished 14" US Mag wheels on all 4 corners.
A swing of the doors reveals door panels use a black steel upper frame and down below a black checked broadcloth where shiny cranks and the door actuator both reside. A low back split bench seat is up front and uses tuck and roll for the inserts and smooth bolsters, all in black vinyl. This bench sits within a chromed tub which is well preserved. The original dash is noted and utilizes an elongated eyebrow for the instruments and clock. This instrument cluster has a spaceship styling to it, and we see an original radio in the center. Below is a band of knobs and pulls to add some highlight to the black metal dash front, and just below is a 4-some of aftermarket gauges hanging and showing vitals. Black carpet floods the floors and provides the basework for the sprawling rear bench that matches the front seat in style and condition. A gray broadcloth headliner is above all the passenger compartment and in the far back is a carpeted cargo area that can be lengthened by folding down the rear seats.
All aboard for the under the hood presentation which now features a 292ci V8 topped by an Edelbrock 4-barrel carburetor and for the dress up we see a chrome air cleaner lid and polished valve coverings with an etched flame design. On back is a non-original Cruise-O-Matic 3-speed automatic transmission with a rebuilt Ford 9" rear with 3.00 gearings. A nice presentation with its orange block and supple hoses.

Attributes

Make Ford
Model Ranch
Year 1960
Mileage 55900
Engine 292ci
Interior Color Black
Exterior Color Blue
Transmission Automatic
Number of Cylinders 8
VIN (Vehicle Identification Number) OA61V144697
Fuel Type gas

$ 8000.00