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1956 Ford Sunliner

5.0L 302 CID 4 Speed Automatic

$84,000

5.0L 302 CID 4 Speed Automatic

$84,000


Stock #108-SCT
Price: $84,000
Year Make Model: 1956 Ford Sunliner
Engine: 5.0L 302 CID
Transmission: 4 Speed Automatic
Mileage: 200 ( since rebuilt )
Body Style: Convertible
Exterior Color: Peach
Interior Color: Peach/White

  • Aluminum Wheels
  • Automatic Convertible Top
  • Power Brakes
  • Power Steering
  • Power Windows
  • Radial Tires
  • Tilt Wheel
  • Vinyl Interior

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Gateway Classic Cars of Scottsdale is proud to offer this stunning 1956 Ford Sunliner for sale. Painted in the classic '50's colors of Mandarin Orange and Colonial White, it attracts attention wherever it goes. The classic hot rod stance and billet wheels let everyone know this car is not stock, but has been tastefully modified. Should it be any surprise that this is an award-winning car? A carbureted 302 Ford V-8 nestled in a fully-dressed-out engine compartment moves this elegant convertible down the road. A Ford automatic overdrive transmission sends the horses to the 9" rear axle. Braking is courtesy of a power-boosted four wheel disc brake set-up. This Ford drop-top has been off-framed restored, all of the chrome is fully refurbished and better than new. The matching colored, two-toned interior has been re-done to replicate Ford's original upholstery pattern used during that time period. Other interior features are full power accessories, air conditioning, and tilt steering. This Sunliner is a reminder to the styling of automobiles during America's mid-20th-century era, but has been up-dated to run, perform, steer, and stop like a modern car. Plus, it has most of today's modern conveniences. Don't miss this beautiful 1956 Ford Sunliner. You're guaranteed to get many smiles-per-gallon in this gorgeous car. Life seems to feel better when driving this car, it must be that it takes me to a simpler time in history. 1956 was defiantly a driver’s year and driving this 1956 Ford Sunliner will bring you back to a better time. Our 1956 Ford Sunliner for sale includes: Automatic convertible top, power brakes, power steering, power windows, tilt wheel, vinyl interior, radial tires and custom aluminum alloy wheels. Buy this pretty, classic, retro beauty now, so that you’ll turn all your neighbors green with envy. Let’s put this car in your home. To see 100-plus pictures and a video of this 1956 Ford Sunliner and for more information or to schedule an appointment to view this vehicle in person, please call the Scottsdale showroom at 623-900-4884 or email us directly at scottsdale@gatewayclassiccars.com

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Engine: 312
Transmission: 3 Speed Automatic
Mileage: 36,092 ( undocumented )

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