The Ford V8 is a high-end car produced between 1932 and 1938 by the US car manufacturer FORD USA for
The US market but also the French, derived directly from the Ford V8 marketed in the USA.
This model represented the top of the range of the Ford of the thirties. The first Ford V8s destined for the French market were practically what overseas were known as "Model B". In fact, we must not think of the Ford V8 as a car designed only for the French or US market but as an extremely modern global vehicle for the period.
They were large, comfortable and comfortable cars, sedans and convertibles, equipped with a powerful 3,800 cc V8 engine. The distribution is with lateral valves moved by a central camshaft and powered by a single-body carburetor. The maximum power of over 75 hp. A value that ensures considerable drive torque right from the lowest revs with excellent running elasticity. The robust and reliable manual gearbox guarantees a top speed of over 120km per hour.
The model we are offering you, with an important sporting curriculum, including numerous participations in the 1000 Miglia, is ASI Targa Oro and FIVA approved.
It is well maintained, mechanically excellent. In fact, numerous machining and mechanical improvements have been carried out to make it performing and reliable (bushings replacement, crankshaft adjustment, new camshaft, oversized carburetor, new clutch, etc.)
Only 1,200 km have been covered since the last major engine rise.
There are also numerous spare parts (including a complete gearbox, original front bench backrest, complete rear seats "of the mother-in-law", wheel cups, side windows, etc.). Car ready for any test, can be registered and well accepted at every major international ASI and FIVA event including Mille Miglia, Peking to Paris etc.
Free and customizable quote according to your needs, with the possibility of financing.
All our historic and classic vehicles are sold with a Certificate of Conformity.
The indicated retail price does not include any expenses relating to transfer of ownership, registration and / or export.
The information contained in this announcement has been compiled with every care to be complete, however, at times they may contain errors and omissions. We therefore decline all responsibility if the information consulted does not correspond to the customer's expectations.
All our vehicles can be viewed, in every part. The presence of your trusted technician or expert in the sector is welcome. By appointment it is possible to carry out road tests.