1968 Ford Torino GT Convertible
SURVIVOR, GREAT DRIVER, NICE CONVERTIBLE TOP, SOLID!
HIGHLIGHTS: Clean old unrestored survivor! Hard to find unrestored! Fun, affordable cruiser!
BODY OVERVIEW: Beauty is in the eye of the beholder, and the body on this Torino will take some enthusiasts a few moments to appreciate. This is an unrestored car that has trundled on through life without taking a break. While there are dents, dings, and scratches that this Torino GT has acquired in its travels, the body is incredibly solid and would be very receptive to a full restoration.
PAINT CONDITION OVERVIEW: Much like the body, the paint is certainly showing its age. This is either original paint, or a very old repaint. Make no mistake, this car could be enjoyed as is, but like the body the paint condition is a testament to how much enjoyment others have gotten out of this car over the years.
INTERIOR CONDITION OVERVIEW: Just like the rest of the car, the interior is showing wear from age and use, but is mostly intact and would be a great starting point for a restoration. The interior is believed to be largely original, and considering the age of the car it really isn't in terrible condition. The convertible top appears to have been replaced somewhat recently and is in excellent condition.
MECHANICAL OVERVIEW: Under the hood, this car shows signs of maintenance in recent years. The 302 runs great, fires right up, and this car is very enjoyable to drive! This car drives twice as good as it looks! With a few tweaks, this Torino could be made into a reliable cruiser.
WHAT YOU'LL LOVE ABOUT THIS CAR: The fact that it has not been restored, and how solid it is throughout.
WHAT YOU MIGHT HATE ABOUT THIS CAR: While it has a lot of good things going for it, it is a long way from being a show car.
DOES IT NEED ANYTHING? Unless your goal is to cruise it as-is, this Torino needs a lot of cosmetic work, but mechanically it seems very sound. The brakes will need to be adjusted or replaced soon.
WHAT BUYER IS LOOKING FOR THIS CAR? This car appeals to a wide demographic of enthusiasts. Whether you're looking for a solid base to start a high-dollar restoration, or an affordable convertible to tool around town in during the summer, this Torino would be a great candidate!
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DOES IT WORK?
Air Conditioning N/A
Oil PSI Gauge/Light YES
Temperature Gauge/Light YES
Fuel Gauge YES
Tail Lights YES
Brake Lights YES
Reverse Lights NO
Turn Signals YES
Emergency Brake YES
Keys – Ignition, Door & Trunk YES
Runs & Drives YES
Tire Condition: Good tread, older tires
TITLE STATUS: CLEAN
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- 302 V8
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- Midnight Blue
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- Center Console
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