1957 Ford Fairlane 500 Skyliner
Photographed in September 2018 in Palmer, South Australia
With the excellent external Spare Wheel option, the Continental Kit!
The Skyliner (convertible) mode featured a fully retracting hardtop and FINS!
Engine options for Ford 1957-1959 - the lifespan of this generation) ranged from a 223ci In-line 6 to a 352ci V8.
In a survey of 1957 Ford owners, only 6.2% order seat belts!
The standard Radio's featured a transistorised output for the first time.This model was very successful, stealing the sales crown from Chevrolet for the first time since 1935.