Featured on AutoHunter, the online auction platform driven by ClassicCars.com, is this 1957 Ford Fairlane 500 Sunliner. Features include a 292cid V8, automatic transmission, updated dual-circuit power front disc brakes, power steering, upgraded electric windshield wipers, and AM/FM/cassette radio. Finished in light blue with dark blue power top over a blue and white vinyl interior, this ’57 Fairlane comes with rebuild and service records, and a clear title.
Originally finished in Dresden Blue (code C) and Starmist Blue (code F), the reportedly rust-free body of this Sunliner was refinished in monotone Starmist Blue in 2014. Features include backup lights, dual rearview mirrors, Fairlane side trim with gold inserts, rocker and front wheel well trim, and front bumper guards. A walk-around video can be seen at the bottom of this article.
A set of body-color 14-inch steel wheels with replica 1957 Dodge wheelcovers is wrapped in P215/75R14 Coker Classic whitewall radial tires.
The interior is furnished in blue and white vinyl (code AB). Features include power steering, column-mounted automatic transmission shifter, and updated digital AM/FM/cassette radio.
The instrument panel consists of a 120-mph speedometer and gauges for the fuel level and coolant temperature. An accessory clock is mounted to the right of the radio. Currently, the odometer reads 27,870 miles, but the true mileage on this vehicle is unknown.
Power is provided by the reportedly original 292cid Y-block that was rebuilt in 2019. It is backed by a remanufactured three-speed automatic transmission that was installed in 2013. Engine bay features include chrome valve covers, four-barrel carburetor with electric choke aluminum, intake manifold, polished aluminum air cleaner lid, updated chrome power brake booster, and polished dual-circuit brake master cylinder. A chrome power steering reservoir cover, oil filler cap, water pump pulley, and other dress-up parts have been added.
This Ford was factory-equipped with an independent front suspension and a solid rear-drive axle. Braking is provided by updated power front discs and factory rear drums. A dual exhaust system exits at the rear.
The auction for this 1957 Ford Fairlane 500 Sunliner ends Thursday, November 16, 2023, at 12:00 p.m. (MST)