1968 Ford Galaxie 500 XL

“Bone Stock”

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Year
1968
Make
Ford
Model
Galaxie
Sub Model
500 XL
Stock
P3708 R
Vin
8W61Z150196
Odometer Reading
79,488
Engine Size
390 V8
Transmission Type
Automatic
Body Color
Candy Apple Red
Interior Color
Black
Drivetrain
RWD
Location
Grand Rapids

Just in time to put on your favorite sweater, drop the top and tour the countryside during prime time fall color season in this beautiful 1968 Ford Galaxie XL 500 convertible. This Galaxie was purchased new at Coad Ford inc. of Oil City, Pa where verbal history indicates was immediate sent to a winter residence in Florida where it spent the majority of its life. The car was seasonally driven for a number of years and is said to have had been owned by 3 families since new. The car has been selectively restored including newer paint, detailed engine compartment and some interior work and blacked out frame and underside.

According to the Marti report, the car remains in its original factory configuration powered by the optional and desirable big block 390 V8, 4 barrel carb, C-6 Select-o-shift automatic transmission and 2.75 conventional rear end. It is finished in its original factory color combination of Candyapple Red paint over black vinyl bucket seat interior and black convertible top. Factory options include: Black Power top with rear glass window, body side molding, power steering, power brakes, tilt steering wheel, power ventilation, am radio, tinted glass, deluxe seat belt and styled steel wheel covers. Other highlights include: owners manual, convertible boot, spare tire, jack, center console, interior trim décor, etc.

Today, the car remains in great driver quality condition, the paint is shows a tone of life, the interior is very clean an tidy, engine is detailed and trunk area is complete. The car runs and drives smooth and silky down the road with the power steering and power brakes lending to ease and drivability.

Big body convertibles always have a place in all automotive circles as they provide a most comfortable open air driving experience. The Galaxie XL was Fords flagship convertible, the engine and optional equipment options on the vehicle offered here is desirable and will demand global attention at the price offered. Car is documented by Kevin Marti and comes with the original owners manual.

This vehicle is located at our Grand Rapids facility.

Gr Auto Gallery, LLC and our sister company, Wheelz Sales and Leasing Inc. makes every effort to represent each vehicle accurately and with integrity. We also welcome third party inspections when necessary. Although we try to do our very best to be accurate in our description writing we are human and do make mistakes. Unless otherwise noted, All vehicles are sold AS IS, No Warranty Expressed or Implied. All sales final.

Basic

Year
1968
Make
Ford
Model
Galaxie
Hobby Segment
Classic
Odometer Reading
79,488
Drivetrain
RWD

Body

Body Style
Convertible
Doors
2
Body Color
Candy Apple Red
Stripes
No

Interior

Interior Color
Black
Center Console
No

Engine

Engine Type
Gasoline
Engine Size
390 V8
Transmission Type
Automatic

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