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1963 Ford Galaxie XL 500 Convertible 390 FE 4 Speed Manual 6v 3x2 Tripower Zcode

1963 Ford Galaxie XL 500

Make: Ford
Model: Galaxie
SubModel: XL500 Galaxie
Type: Convertible
Trim: XL 500
Year: 1963
Mileage: 87541
VIN: 3Z69Z125011
Color: Rose Beige
Engine: 390 FE V8
Cylinders: 8
Fuel: Gasoline
Transmission: Manual
Drive type: RWD
Interior color: Lt. Rose Beige D/L
Drive side: Left-hand drive
Vehicle Title: Clear
Item location: McKees Rocks, Pennsylvania, United States
Extras
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Description for Ford Galaxie 1963

1963 Galaxie XL 500 Convertible - 390 - 4 Speed For Sale, Pittsburgh PA

For your consideration is a very nice 1963 Galaxie XL500. In Rose Beige, with an XL Package, 390FE 4-speed she is one rare Gal! This salt free car was purchased in Texas by its current owner in 1993. A rare remote mirror was an option added to this cars already impressive XL500 package.This beautiful '63 has the 300 HP 390 Ford FE Z-code engine. Above and beyond that, it is outfitted and upgraded with with some 406/405HP G-code goodies! Much like a G-code 406 this XL 500 has a 6V Triple Holley 3×2 induction (tripower) and cast iron 406FE headers. This car runs and sounds like a true HIPO car. The 390 barks through its cast iron headers & dual exhaust and sounds amazing! Shifting gears is a dream with the smooth shifting tough Borg-Warnder T-10 4-speed. If you haven't been behind the wheel of a 390 or bigger FE 4-speed Galaxie, you would be surprised how well they run. These cars can hang with the sporty pony cars with no issues. AC blows cold!

The block, C3 heads, T-10 and 9" rear end are still originalto the car. The engine is very strong but is beliedto be originalstandard bore with the only modificationsbeing the hipo 406 intake and exhaust.

If you are looking for an investment, a car to take to shows or just something to put the top back and enjoy some nice driving - this car should be considered. Give me a call or swing in and go for a ride in this beauty!

Brake shoes and wheel cylinders replaced 12.10.18

  • Data Tag Breakdown:
    • Body - 76B 2-Door 500XL Convertible
    • Color - W - Rose Beige
    • Trim - 80 -Lt. Rose Beige D/L
    • Date - 29C - March 29th, 1963 (Build Date)
    • Axle - 5 - 3.50:1
    • Trans - 5 -4-Speed Manual-Shift
    • Engine - Z - 390 300 Horsepower
  • Also included
    • Receipts from the past 30 years
    • ROT sheet (Fords Build Sheet)
    • Upholstery tag
    • 1960-1964 Ford Galaxie book signed by the author
If you have any questions, please ask. Buyer is responsible for transportation but I can assist with help in any way that is possible. While I did my best to represent the car, it is used and there could be unknowns, sold as is with no warranty. This '63 has been driven and enjoyed a lot lately. Its a great driver and ready for someones cursing and car show enjoyment!
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