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1963 Ford Galaxie 500 XL R-Code Convertible

1963 Ford Galaxie 500 XL R-Code Convertible Mecum Auction April 8, 2017
    • Body Type Convertible
    • ConditionUsed
    • Doors2
    • Mileage21,488 Miles
    • Model Year 1963
    • Fuel Type Gas
    • Ext color Wimbledon White
    • Int color Bright Blue
    • VIN 3J69R14331

This fine car will be featured at the annual Mecum Auction in Houston, Texas April 8th, 2017.  For all the information please visit mecum.com

No this is not a misprint.  This is the real deal a true R-code Galaxie 500 with XL Trim

Only a few of these cars have survived

Hard to find one in this condition at any price

427 V8 with dual 4 barrel carburetors

4-speed transmission

Excellent body, original trim, chrome, and glass

Immaculate bucket seat interior

Correct wheel covers

Codes break down like this:

Body 76B (Galaxie Convertible)  

Color M (Wimbledon White)

Trim 82 (Light Blue)

Date 14B (February 14)

DSO 71 (Los Angeles

Axle 5 (3:50.1)

Transmission 5 (Top Loader 4-speed)

427 V8 Block C3AE 6015 D

Front cover C3AE 6059A

Heads C3AE 690D (63 427 Low riser)

Exhaust Manifolds C3AE-9431-D & C2AE-9430-B

Intake C3AE-9425-J Ford Aluminum Dual 4bbl

Carburetors C3AF-9510-BJ LIST 2805 LIST 2850 HOLLEY & C3AF-9510-BK LIST 2804 HOLLEY

Correct dual point distributor 

The legend of the Ford 427 is well documented.  Before the Muscle car craze began the manufactures were already putting huge powerful engines in their full size cars, tearing up the drag strips and the stock car speedways across the country.    Only 411 R code convertibles were produced with less than 100 units receiving the XL trim.  Experts agree that fewer than 10 of these rare cars remain.  This car spent it’s early life in Southern California before making it’s way to Texas.  It was restores about 16 years ago and has remained in proper storage and driven less than 1000 miles.  During that restoration a correct factory Ford power steering system was added.  That is about the only modification found on this jewel.  Exceedingly rare, limited production, even lower survival rate, and correctness make this a true collectors dream.  It is a beautiful combination of brute performance, elegant styling, and fun in the sun driving that anyone would be proud to call their own.  Make it yours today!  We are accepting reasonable offers by telephone only!

Please call 713-541-2281 with your question

Current odometer readings are required for advertising but will be sold “Exempt” due to age

Financing Available

As little as 10% down, low rates, super long terms, and no prepayment penalty!

For sale here locally so ACG reserves the right to end this listing at any time.

For sale AS-IS and mileage exempt with now warranty implied or offered.

Mecum Auction April 8, 2017

  • Body Type Convertible
  • ConditionUsed
  • Doors2
  • Mileage21,488 Miles
  • Model Year 1963
  • Fuel Type Gas
  • Ext color Wimbledon White
  • Int color Bright Blue
  • VIN 3J69R14331
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