Ford Fairlane 500 Skyliner 

  • 1957
 
Most importantly, throughout its three-year production cycle, the Skyliner consistently drew large crowds into Ford showrooms, which came to witness this space age engineering marvel in action.
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The brainchild of Ford engineer Gil Spears, this innovative design was originally intended for the 1956 Lincoln-Continental Mark II.
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Ford Fairlane 500 Skyliner

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While only 20,766 Fairlane 500 Retractables were sold, compared with total Ford production numbering 1,655,068 vehicles, they certainly contributed to Ford’s success by pushing the engineering and stylistic envelope further than competing marques.
The brainchild of Ford engineer Gil Spears, this innovative design was originally intended for the 1956 Lincoln-Continental Mark II.

Specifications Full list of technical specs

general

Brand Ford
Type of car Production car
Year 1957
Highest auction price $330k, January 2013

engine

Fuels Gas

power & handling

Steering system Rack and pinion

transmission

Gearing Traditional

suspension, wheels & brakes

Front brakes Disc
Rear brakes Disc
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