1962 Ford Galaxie 500 'G-Code' 405 HP, 406 ci. Rare 1 of 27 known.
1962 Ford Galaxie stock
|Item location:||Edwardsburg, Michigan, United States|
Description for Ford Galaxie 1962
1962 FORD GALAXIE 500 'G-CODE' CLUB VICTORIA
VERY RARE 405 hp, 406 cu. in. OHV V-8 engine,four-speed manual transmission.
- Rare and Correct“G-Code” 406
- Tri-Power Carbs
-NHRA Super Stock Homologation Special
- Only 62,000 original miles
- One of 27 known to the Galaxie Registry.
-Car comes out of a private collection of rare race and drag cars.
Front Independent Coil Spring Suspension
Live Rear Axle with Semi-Elliptical Leaf Springs
Four-Wheel Hydraulic Drum Brakes
Wheelbase: 119 in.
The king of the hill was theG-Code Thunderbird Special, with three Holley two-barrels on progressive linkage, the center carb being the primary. At 405 horsepower, it flirted with the “magic formula” of one horsepower per cubic inch, also at 5,800 rpm, and torque of 448 foot-pounds
This genuine“G-Code”406. Ford Galaxie 500was built at the Los Angeles assembly plant, completed in February 1962.
As such, it has the heavy duty suspension and brakes that came with the engine option, as well as the mandatoryBorg Warner T-10 Toploader four-speed.
In line with the ordering instructions, it is devoid of most popular options: power steering or brakes, air conditioning, deluxe wheel covers, engine dress-up items, or even bucket seats.
It is equipped with the optional 4.11:1 axle
Painted in correct Oxford Blue, with an all-vinyl blue interior
It is understood to be one of 27 surviving 406-equipped 65A Club Victoria coupes known to the1962 Galaxie Registry.
Just four of them came off the A assembly line. In excellent condition throughout, its odometer reading just shy of 62,000 miles is original and correct.
Original California and New Mexico car, retains its original sheet metal. Never "Cut Up or Tubbed". VERY SOLID!
NO RUST OR ISSUES, VERY DRY AND CLEAN.
Interior shows very well and is very striking!
Car just went thru a minor tune-up which included rebuilt carbs, new plugs, wires and etc. Car runs Excellent!. No leaks or issues at the carb. What a blast to drive!
Car can be inspected by appointment. Any question please call me. 574-876-2758