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Ford - LTD Country Squire 429 ci - 1970

Lot reference 12974557

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Dutch registration - 77,817 miles - 7 litre big block 425/450 HP - very fast Ford LTD

Body style: Stationwagon
Transmission: Automatic
Fuel: Petrol
Colour: Black
Year: 1970
Mileage in: miles
Mileage: 77817
Certificate available: No
Condition: Overall in good condition
Brand: Ford USA
Registered in country: Netherlands
Model Type: LTD Country Squire

Ford LTD Country Squire 7.0 Big Block

Very fast car
The Dutch Periodic Vehicle Inspection is valid until 10-04-2019.
The car features the availability of 365 HP (429cu 385 series) by default.
The engine has had substantial work and has considerably more power, this has not been measured.
Top speed is well above 200 km/h, the speedometer stops measuring at 120 miles per hour.
The car is imported from Belgium where it was registered since 1970.

It has the original 7.0 litre engine (429 cu), but this is unfortunately listed as 5.0 on the registration document due to a classic mistake of the import inspection officer.
The engine is indeed a 7.0 and also with matching numbers.

The car had a lot of work done (various invoices present, including descriptions and such):
- Engine
“Deaf A heads”, in-and outlet ports modified, original valves used, does have double springs.
Edelbrock intake, adapted to the inlet port
Large Holley 750 CFM carburettor
Fast camshaft (comp cams 292)
Roller finger followers
Steel camshaft gear with new timing belt (chain)
Hei electronic ignition
New alternator
New starter motor
New gaskets
New cooling hoses
Exhaust totally replaced (still standard system)
New engine mounts and gearbox support
New valve covers
New chrome air filter
New battery

- Chassis
4 new reinforced shock absorbers with extra springs
4 new tyres
New ball joints
New brake hoses
Brake lines all replaced
Various rubber bushings replaced

New headlight units 4 x
Fuel tank cleaned and sealed
Various electrical components replaced
New mirrors

460 (7.5) litre engine in parts, to further process.
Edelbrock carburettor 650 cfm
4 original rims with original hubcaps
Original air filter
Standard camshaft and also a fast camshaft
Automatic transmission
Air conditioning system is original and complete
Hooker performance headers and Simons 3.5 inch shock absorbers to install yourself. That will increase its power.

The car also has
a front- and backseat, suitable for 6 adults, and 2 small benches in the boot, suitable for 2 children or 4 small children. It is registered as a car with 8 seats.
Electric rear window
Tailgate can both tilt and open normally as a door
Vacuum controlled hideaway headlights
Power steering
Folding rear seat
Seat belts on the front seat
The front seat is adjustable

The car further has a new Dutch Periodic Vehicle Inspection, valid until 10 April 2019
No remarks for the next inspection.

The paint is mediocre, 90% excellent black gloss
A few rust spots on the bonnet and also around the tank lid. The rims show rust through the chrome.

The car can be picked up in Westerlee, Groningen, the Netherlands.
Viewing is possible and is recommended.

This is a used vehicle. It is highly advisable to view the vehicle before bidding, to avoid disappointment afterwards. To arrange a viewing appointment or for more info, please contact Catawiki. Offers are excluding transport and export, unless otherwise indicated.

Nl Coensautotechniek  

Member since: July 29, 2017

The seller prefers the lot to be picked up

The seller prefers the lot to be picked up from Westerlee (Netherlands). Shipping is possible by arrangement only. Costs of shipping are at the buyer's expense.

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