1963 Ford Galaxie
Super Rare, Super Fast
Mustang’s third body style emerges.
Classic Car Overview
This is a genuine 427-425 horsepower R code Galaxie 500 XL. Frame off restored to factory condition. Born in San Jose and lived in Arizona and Nevada.
EXTERIOR: Laser straight, damage free body. Everything fits perfectly well. Beautiful Viking blue. All the trim is straight and shiny. Bumpers have been re-chromed. 15 inch Kelsey Hayes wheels.
INTERIOR: Inside the car is immaculate. The XL comes with bucket seats and console. Cushions have been replaced so theyre nice and firm and it makes the new upholstery fit nice. Carpet, headliner and visors look like new. The whole dash area has been restored. It has a rare heater delete and a clock delete. Correct 4-speed style shifter. Very sharp looking interior.
ENGINE COMPARTMENT: This is what makes it legendary: a factory 427 R code with two giant dual quads on top. Has factory cast iron headers. Correct oval air cleaner and chrome valve covers. Has the correct fuel canister. This motor was completely remained, we have pictures. All the finishes are smooth and tidy. Latches are cadmium plated. It is detailed up nicely. No frills, pure muscle. Has manual steering and brakes, it doesnt even have a heater.
TRUNK COMPARTMENT: Big trunk compartment is completely restored. Clean metal painted blue. Has a real nice plaid liner mat with the cardboard side panels. The spare matches the wheels. Has painted rim with reproduction tire. The jack has been restored.
UNDERSIDE: Dry metal. Clean original floors. The rubber weep holes are still there behind the rear tires. Chassis is not pitted. The front end is completely rebuilt and detailed. Bottom of the motor and trans are spotless. Has correct T-10 4-speed. Correct Ford 9 inch with 4.11 gears in back. Rear end is correctly detailed. Assembly line markings were duplicated throughout. Has dual exhaust system with Flowmaster mufflers. Brake system was restored, e-brake assembly is complete. This is a rare, significant muscle car. GTO is recognized as the first muscle car with a 389 putting out 325 hp. This is a 427 with 2 huge Holley carbs making 425 hp! This one is exceptional quality and very authentic. Priced aggressively for one of this caliber.
Decode the #s: Vin 3J68R= 1963 San Jose Galaxie 500 XL fastback Body tag 63C- Galaxie 500 XL Fastback E- Viking blue 82- Blue interior 02D- April 2nd final assembly 72- San Jose 9- 4.11 rear 5- 4-speed Block casting- HP C3AE-6015-AB Block date B153 Intake- C3AE 9425 J Rear end casting date 2B28.
This vehicle is located at Atomic Motors Classic in Henderson, NV just 20 mins from the fabulous Las Vegas Strip. Come down and see us or call 702-826-3811 or 702-556-0888. Additional pictures and videos may be found on our site at www.atomicmotors.net
It is the responsibility of the buyer to either inspect the vehicle personally or via a 3rd party, to ensure satisfaction as to the condition and value, prior to purchase.
- Classic Car ID101971651
- Stock NumberC0989
- CategoryMuscle & Pony Cars
- Body StyleN/A
- Mileage91,809 miles
- EngineR Code
- Exterior ColorBlue
- Interior ColorBlue
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