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AutoHunter Spotlight: 1966 Ford Fairlane 500 XL convertible

Refinished in silver metallic


Featured on AutoHunter, the online auction platform driven by ClassicCars.com, is this 1966 Ford Fairlane 500 XL convertible.

This Fairlane was refinished in metallic silver in 2007 and features a black power convertible top with a glass rear window, a cowl induction hood, and red accent pinstriping. It rides on 15-inch chrome Rallye wheels with radial tires.

“The front bucket seats, matching rear seat, and door panels are upholstered in black vinyl,” AutoHunter notes in the listing. “Features include a center console with an automatic shifter, power steering and brakes, manual windows, a black steel dashboard with a black top pad, black carpet, and an aftermarket Pioneer digital stereo with a CD player.”

Under the hood is a 289ci V8 engine with a mild cam, a 4-barrel carburetor, an aluminum intake, and ceramic-coated headers. The engine is paired with a 3-speed automatic transmission. 

The sale includes an Ontario, Canada vehicle permit in the seller’s name.

This Ford Fairlane’s auction ends on June 8, 2022, at 12:20 p.m. (PDT).

Visit the AutoHunter listing for more information and photo gallery.

David P. Castro
David P. Castro
The Santa Rosa, California native is an experienced automotive and motorsports writer with a passion for American muscle cars. He is a credentialed automotive, NASCAR, and IndyCar reporter that graduated from the University of Nevada-Reno. A devoted F1 and NASCAR fan, he currently resides in Phoenix, Arizona with his wife, son, Siberian Husky, Mini Cooper, and 1977 Chevrolet C10.


  1. 1966 Fairlane GT was my first car I purchased in 1966 for stock 390 335hp it was fast stock factory I ever ran in US 30 drag strip in Indiana 13:98 was my best time the high was 14:25 I really miss my Fairlane

  2. 64 Skylark ! My dad bought one new His first new car. Canary yellow. I remember riding around in it with him. Loved that car !


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