Summary

  • Year of manufacture 
    1961
  • Mileage 
    30 981 km / 19 251 mi
  • Car type 
    Other
  • Lot number 
    51760753
  • Drive 
    LHD
  • Condition 
    Used
  • Location
  • Gearbox 
    Manual

Description

This classic car is for sale on Catawiki. To have more information or to place a bid click on the "BID NOW" button. .Ford Taunus from 1961 model two-tone De Luxe.

Very rare version, made in Germany and delivered to Italy, one of very few, with its five-digit number plates and registration certificate (see photos).

This version, called “De Luxe”, was inspired by 1950s American fashion with large chrome bumpers and a wide, spacious interior, domed glass and chrome trim. It is a good piece, very rare.

The car is complete and original, is solid, has never undergone a total restoration and has a beautiful patina, with even some signs of time;

It is in working order and can be driven. The technical inspection was passed in September 2021 and is valid until September 2023, however the car is a direct purchase from the previous owner and some maintenance may be required in the short term, for example, some parts of the electrical system are to be overhauled.

A new set of tyres with real whitewall have just been installed, as well as a new battery.

Car registered with ASI (Automoclub Storico Italiano) with certificate (see photos).

The feeler gauge test showed no accidents (as shown in photos).

Some videos of the car, driving and engine are available: please, contact Catawiki.

Documents in order and ready for the transfer of ownership or export.

Bidders are welcome to view and test the vehicle, which is located in Quarrata 51039, PT, Italy. Please send a message to Catawiki for an appointment.

We will take care of the transfer of ownership remotely or of the export documents; affordable shipping throughout Italy, Europe and the rest of the world.

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