Ford

Unrestored Survivor: 1966 Ford Mustang Fastback

When I first saw this 1966 Mustang Fastback, I thought it was a nicely restored classic. However, the truth behind this car is that this is an original and unrestored survivor. That makes its overall condition pretty amazing. This… more»

Rumble Seat Restoration: 1931 Ford Model A

For Ford, the Model T was always a tough act to follow. Its enormous sales success had led Henry Ford to believe that the “T” could last forever. However, the public had moved on and demanded vehicles with more… more»

Promising Project: 1922 Ford Model T Speedster

The seller’s photos of this 1922 Ford Model T Speedster revealed it to be a promising project car. It is largely complete, and its body looks to be free of any rust problems. It isn’t clear how long the… more»

Great Memories: 1976 Ford F-150 Ranger

Growing up my grandpa’s daily driver was a 1976 Ford F150 just like the one seen here. That truck took us all over Western Montana hunting, fishing, and camping and never let us down. When he finally upgraded to… more»

Stored Since ’69: 1934 Ford Model 40 Deluxe Coupe

Hidden away in this garage is a classic that has led a sheltered life. It is a 1934 Ford Model 40 Deluxe Coupe that has spent the past five decades in storage. It is remarkably well preserved, and its… more»

Just 360 Miles! 2005 Ford Mustang GT

The fifth generation of the venerable Ford Mustang began in 2005 and had a retro look as a nod to the original from 40 years earlier. The GT was a potent model and accounted for nearly 30% of production… more»

Spotless Driver: 1968 Ford Mustang GT Fastback

There is something quite attractive about owning a driver-quality classic compared to owning a perfect example of the same model. If the former cops the occasional chip or mark, it is no great drama. However, should a spotless classic… more»

Original 390/4-Speed: 1967 Ford Mustang Fastback

For Blue-Oval enthusiasts who seek a classic that perfectly combines stunning performance with magnificent good looks, this 1967 Ford Mustang Fastback has to be a pretty hot ticket. Its overall presentation is impressive, and its original drivetrain combination should… more»

Cool Custom: 1961 2-Door Ford Ranch Wagon

We uncover two-door station wagons here at Barn Finds with surprising regularity. Many are in less than usable operation such as this rare 1958 Mercury Commuter and that always begs the question of what to do with the car…. more»

Final Year Project: 1996 Ford Bronco XLT

First-year and final-year models of almost any collectible car or truck tend to get enthusiasts more excited than the ones that came in between. An early car might have unique features that didn’t carry over to mass production; a… more»

One-Owner Project: 1971 Ford Mustang Mach 1

The Mach 1 debuted in 1969 as a performance-oriented option package on the Ford Mustang. It would stick around through 1978, make a comeback for 2003-05, and return yet again in 2021 and going forward. The Mustang got its… more»

One Family Owned: 1937 Ford Woody Wagon

It isn’t unusual for us to see classic cars here at Barn Finds that have been part of the same family since new. However, finding one that has been in that situation for more than eight decades is a… more»

Ran When Parked: 1973 Ford Grand Torino Sport

I don’t know why, but I love perusing craigslist with the search term, Ran when parked. There’s something about it that just seems to yield interesting specimens, potentially because in some cases, I really do believe that certain older… more»

Partially Parted: 1985 Ford Mustang SVO

How do you approach buying a car that the seller thought was best used as a parts rig? It’s an interesting conundrum, as plenty of us have bought spare cars to keep another one on the road when values… more»

10-Year Stalled Project: 1967 Ford Mustang GTA

The difference between the 1967 Mustang GT and the GTA was the transmission – whereas the GT had a manual, the GTA had an automatic. Together, they would be a popular option, with more than 24,000 copies equipped either… more»

Custom Classic: 1957 Ford Thunderbird

The number of choices that an owner can make when undertaking a classic car build is only limited by their imagination. There are probably more choices to be made than there are classic cars available in the market today…. more»