Beautifully restored 1962 Ford Galaxie 500 Club Victoria 2 Door Hardtop. Original left hand drive with original 'Z' code 390 4 barrel & Cruisomatic auto transmission. This is a genuine colour 'A' code Raven Black car with Black interior and black with white trim.
Imported from Tennessee USA in 2006. Restoration commenced in 2010 and completed in 2012. Mechanical works included complete engine and transmission overhaul, extensive wiring replacement, new petrol tank, new radiator.
The body was stripped back to bare metal and all body and panels were restored and/or replaced as necessary. Full internal/external paint job. Body parts sourced from USA included body moulds, clips, trims, tail lights, bonnet, windscreen, radiator, accessories, interior covers, trims, etc. Carpets and boot lining fully replaced.
All works over 3 years were undertaken by professional well respected tradesmen. A photo diary (six albums) was kept of each stage of the restoration work as it proceeded and can be made available to genuine buyer.
New front and rear Cragar rims (front 17 x 8”, rear 17 x 9”). New KYB gas shockers & Pedders coil springs. New exhaust fitted – 2.5” system with 3” extension. Brake master cylinder was replaced at last service.
Vehicle currently on club plates – personalised “GALAXC” plates and Victorian RWC can be be provided with sale of vehicle. Located in Melb suburbs. (Ref. 5021)