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1976 Ford Maverick (PoliceMav)

Last updated Apr 4, 2007  

Photo of a 1976 Ford Maverick (PoliceMav)

About

This is my '76 Maverick K-9 cruiser. And before you ask, yes...Ford did actually offer the Maverick to law enforcement agencies as a police cruiser! Their motives were to offer a lower cost alternative especially in urban areas. The car was available with either the 250 cid 6 cylinder or 302 V-8 engines. The problem that Dearborn had was that the car was not equipped with the usual police package accessories that departments wanted, so the car was not successful in the sales department.

The PoliceMav is equipped with all the era correct police accesories right down to the divider to keep the officers' german shepherd safely confined in the back. Nothing is just for show. Everything works.

I was honored last year (2006) by being selected to be in the Invitational Display at the All Ford Nationals at Carlisle, Pa.

Specs

[img][/img]1976 Maverick 4 door sedan
250 cid 6 cylinder
Automatic Transmission
Power Steering
Manual Disc Brakes
Radio Delete

Mods

Federal Signal Visibar Lights w/Code 3 Siren Speaker
Federal Interceptor Siren
General Electric Mastr II Two Way Radio
Motorola Citizens Band Radio
Front & Rear Alternating Flashers
K-9 Compartment Divider
Unity S-6 Pillar Mount Spotlight
MPH Dash Mounted Radar

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