1950 Ford Custom, Fully custom 1950 "Shoebox" sedan, 351cid Cleveland V8
- Location: Saint Louis, Missouri, United States
- Condition: Used
- Make: Ford
- Model: Other
- SubModel: Custom Shoebox Sedan
- Type: Sedan
- Trim: Custom Shoebox Sedan
- Year: 1950
- Mileage: 92,652
- VIN: B0CH215063
- Color: Blue
- Engine size: 351 V8
- Number of cylinders: 8
- Transmission: Automatic
- Drive type: RWD
- Interior color: Blue
- Vehicle Title: Clear
1950 Ford Other Custom Shoebox Sedan description
1950 Ford CustomFully custom 1950 “Shoebox” sedan Residing with the same family for 17 years Goodguys Rod and Custom Association “Fifties R ’50” Award Frenched headlights and tail lights Custom louvered hood Custom Frenched dashboard with custom gauges Ford 351cid Cleveland V8 cylinder engine C4 automatic transmission
MotoeXotica Classic Cars is pleased to present this rare 1950 Ford Custom sedan. This custom “shoebox” with over $21,000 in build receipts and resided with the same loving family for 17 years. Member of numerous hot rod associations such as Goodguy Rod and Cstoms Assoc, Lincon Land Kustoms and H.A.M.B. (Hokey A** Message board) Jalopy Journals for street rods…the previous owner was a hot rodder and it shows though the quality details of his car!
For the 1949 model year, the Custom nameplate was used for the top trim level in Ford’s range automobile. It was part of the completely new redesign of Ford cars after the war. In 1950, the name was changed to Custom Deluxe.
Finished in dark blue metallic, this sedan shows extremely well. The hood is period correct louvered with the headlights receiving a period Frenched treatment All the trim is present, complete and displays. The front and rear bumper’s fit is tight and finish is exquisite. The weather-stripping is pliable, with little or no signs of drying, tearing or shrinkage. The car has a slight window tinting that compliments and completes the “sport” appearance. Aftermarket collision light mounted in the parcel shelf.
Inside, the rich blue vinyl front split seats and rear seats show very nice The matching blue door panels, carpet and dashboard are a continuation of the striking dark blue exterior of the car and look fantastic. The Autometer Pro comp speedometer and tachometer are placed correctly in a custom “Frenched” style dashboard, appearance and function as designed. The custom built wood console houses the VDO gauges, (fuel, oil pressure, vacuum, water temp and voltmeter) and the B&M shifter. The original Ford steering wheel is in good condition and functions as designed.
This nicely represented Ford comes equipped with a Custom Honda 2 ear alternator for this performance 351cid Cleveland BBF V8 cylinder engine, performance headers by “Ed” Henneman mated to a C4 automatic transmission with B&M Quick Silver Shifter. The suspension consist of a 4 inch drop kit by “Fat Man Fabrication”. Driver assist features include power steering and power brakes. The wheels are 15-inch chrome reverse with full chrome hub caps and Firestone tires.
If you’re allergic to compliments and being gawked at, then this ’50 Ford custom sedan isn’t for you. However, if you’re immune, we’ve never seen a more correctly customized and period correct example…period! GET OUT AND DRIVE! Also included is a parts catalogs, instruction manuals and complete build receipts totaling for over $21,000!
Current mileage on the odometer shows 92,652 miles, It is sold as is on a clean & clear mileage exempt title.
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