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Cars > Challenges > “56” Vs “the Cat”

 

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M–62
Longmont, Colorado
United States

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M–37
Schuyler, Nebraska
United States

 

1956 Ford Parklane 2 dr wagon

“56”

1959 Pontiac Catalina

“the Cat”

 
Photo of: 1956 Ford Parklane
Photo of: 1959 Pontiac Catalina
 

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About “56”

Love 56 fords, this is a one year only car. Bought in N CA, Lots of work but had no rust.

About “the Cat”

50000 original miles, 3rd owner, and I dont think this car has spent any time sitting outside a garage since 59.

 

Specs for “56”

Parklane 2 dr wagon with radio delete. Survivor with paint & interior. 292 engine, factory dual exhaust, factory 4bbl.with 202 HP never been apart except valve seals, (now no smoke) 3 speed with 43% overdrive trans, factory 4.27 gears Good off the line and will still run 120 mph. Car has 65,000 original miles. Bought at Ames Ford in Sacramento. I have all original documentation.

Specs for “the Cat”

389 4spd overdrive

 

Factory Options for “56”

One of 100 with Life guard System. Seat belts, padded dash, padded visors. 292 mThunderbird engine, Factory dual exhaust.

Factory Options for “the Cat”

No factory options listed.

 

Mods for “56”

Chrome reverse wheels, radials, am/fm/cd, 3100 watts power with 3 amps. For my oldies of course.

Mods for “the Cat”

other than tires, its bone stock.

 

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