Saturday, March 21, 2015

OLS Saturday AM Car Show: The 1965 Ford Falcon "Ranchero".

Inspired by a recent chat with my car-knowledgeable brother Michael, this week's featured auto is the 1965 Ford Falcon Ranchero.  Originally a coupe utility vehicle, this version of the famous Falcon model sold well enough in its early years that it inspired a competitive response from Chrevrotlet, the ultimately more popular, El Camino.  Enough background, let's to the photos. First up, a great example in white with the bed cover in place. Very cool.


Next, a jazzed-up offering:


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Finally,