Ford Barn Finds

Phenomenal Survior: 1975 Ford LTD Brougham

For the 1975 model year, Ford discontinued the Galaxie 500 after 16 years and moved the Custom 500 to fleet sales. This enabled them to expand the… more»

Project Car Special: 1978 Ford Mustang Cobra II

This 1978 Ford Mustang Cobra II looks like it’s lived somewhere between daily driver and project car for some period of time. It’s not a basketcase that’s… more»

EXCLUSIVE: Ford Econoline and Dodge A100 Projects

As some of you likely know, I am helping to clear out a large collection of salvage and project vehicles from a private owner. You can read more… more»

Former Stock Car: 1933 Ford Five-Window Coupe

  So many of the cars that we feature on Barn Finds have lived a tough life, but few have lived a life like this 1933 Ford…. more»

Saskatchewan Special! 1949 Ford F68 (F3)

Canadian Fords differed in their naming conventions, and what Americans would call an “F3” wore the moniker “F68” North of the border thanks to its 6800 lb… more»

Restore or Rod? 1946 Ford Coupe

In its current state, this 1946 Ford Coupe will offer the new owner a number of different options to follow with their project. They may choose a… more»

Professor’s Pony: 1968 Ford Mustang GT Fastback

At the time of this writing bidding for this ’68 GT Fastback, available here on eBay, is at $25,400.  The seller’s reserve price hasn’t been met but… more»

Tow Mater: 1964 Ford F100

The movie “Cars” was a massive box office success, and since its release in 2006, it has spawned a number of clones of the characters from the… more»

Full Restoration Required: 1948 Ford Woody

This Ford Woody hails from the last year of production of a Ford model line that could be traced back to 1941. This Woody doesn’t look to… more»

Family Owned: 17K Mile 1977 Ford Mustang II

There are many days when I wish my dad had kept some of his cars for me to own later on, like the smoke silver 1990 Mercedes-Benz… more»

Low Mileage 44K: 1989 Ford Thunderbird

Thunderbird was one of those cars whose target market changed with the times. Some of the shoes it filled were 2-seater, personal luxury, 4 door sedan, full-size… more»

Original Barn Find: 1940 Ford De Luxe Coupe

This 1940 Ford Coupe looks like the kind of car that will require very little work to see it return to the road. With a solid body… more»

Faded Glory: 1978 Ford Pinto Cruising Wagon

The seller calls this 1978 Ford Pinto Cruising Wagon the “…original hippy wagon.” I don’t mean to split hairs, but I’m pretty sure that title belongs to… more»

Blue Oval Tri-Power: 1963 Ford Galaxie 500XL

When I see the words “Tri-Power”, I first think of a Pontiac GTO with a 389 or a Corvette with a 427. I can’t really say that… more»

Tragedy Unfolded: 1939 Ford Convertible Sedan

Sometimes it is hard to do this job.  We see so many cars that have been abused and neglected that we kind of become numb to the… more»

20th Anniversary Turbo: 1984 Ford Mustang GT350

The seller claims this tired-looking 1984 Ford Mustang is one of 362 GT350 “Anniversary Edition” Turbo hatchbacks ever made, equipped with the same engine as an SVO… more»

12K Original Miles: 1988 Ford Thunderbird

While I normally reserve my excitement for Thunderbirds of this vintage for Super Coupe examples, this one with only 12,400 original miles is tough to ignore. Equipped… more»

Poor Man’s M5: No Reserve 1989 Ford Taurus SHO

I’ve been dropping not-so-subtle hints that if you have a Mercedes-Benz 190E 2.3-16 in your garage, I’d love to talk, as the need for a four-door hobby… more»

The Definition Of Desirability: 1932 Ford Roadster

If you were to assemble a collection of the most influential cars in our history, a 1932 Ford should be included.  While the timeless good looks of… more»

EXCLUSIVE: 1972 Ford F250 Camper Special

Gloria H’s husband started restoring this Ford F250 a few years back. He rebuilt the 390 V8, restored the body and had it repainted. Unfortunately, before he… more»

EXCLUSIVE: 1966 Ford Mustang GT Convertible

It might be torn apart, rusty, and missing the drivetrain, but this is a real deal Mustang GT Convertible! Reader Philip D isn’t going to get around… more»

Runs and Drives: 1928 Ford Model A

The first Ford Model A was sold on 2nd December 1927, and the Model A went on to achieve sales of 4.8 million cars in a staggering… more»

All Original: 1953 Ford F250 Pickup

This 1953 Ford F250 is very original, and it looks like a solid basis for a project. It is listed for sale here on eBay. Located in… more»

Hollywood Cachet: 1965 Ford F100

FADE IN: EXT. OUTBUILDING – DAY. In the Nevada desert, a classic blue Ford truck rests amidst a collection of antique radiator shells in a weathered metal-sided barn. … more»