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1956 Ford Fairlane Club Sedan
1956 Ford Fairlane Club Sedan   New $2,555  w/ std Thunderbird V-8 292-cid 200-hp M-code eng, 10" clutch, Conv Dr 3-spd trans, 3.78 (opt 3.89) rear axle, & 6.70 x 15" tires. Opt Overdrive +$110. Opt Fordomatic Dr +$192. This example has opt Style-Tone Two-Tone KE-code  Fiesta Red  & Colonial White  paint +$45, a Body Mount Mirror (+$?), Rear Fender Shields +$25, & White Sidewall Tires +$50.  Photo  Streetside Classics.
 
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'56 FORD Brochure Front Cover - illustration of Fairlane Town Sedan

 
1956 Ford Car & Station Wagon (All) Brochure
© 1955, Ford Motor Company, Dearborn, Michigan, Form FD-7 57 1 Rev. 1-56, Litho. in U.S.A.
 
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'56 FORD  The fine car at half the fine car price - illustration of Fairlane Victoria

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Thunderbird Styling   Thunderbird Power   Lifeguard Design
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Thunderbird Styling   Thunderbird Power   Lifeguard Design

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1956 FORD MAINLINE SERIES
3 models. Base trim. 1 sun visor, 1 armrest, 1 ashtray, & 2 coat hooks. Opt passenger side sun visor. Opt passenger front door armrest, & rear door armrests (Fordor) or rear side armrests (Tudor). Opt ashtray back of front seat (Fordor) or in rear armrests (Tudor). Plain instrument panel knobs. Dk. Gray Metallic instrument panel. Black 18" 3-spoke steering wheel w/ center horn button. Dual electric horns. Black steering wheel column. Black rubber arrowhead pattern floor mat. Bias 4-ply tubeless black sidewall tires.
 
NOTE  Early model-year Mainlines have black rubber windshield & rear window moldings & no bodyside moldings. Mid & late model-year Mainlines have bright-metal windshield & rear window moldings & rear bodyside single moldings w/ spear tips or double moldings w/ spear-tips (that may enclose a 2nd Tone-Tone paint color & on roof).
 
 
Mainline Tudor Business Sedan
Body Style  G     Body Type  70D     Production (I-6) 6,160 + (V-8) 1,860 = 8,020     (NOTE  1955 Production 8,809)
2 dr, 3 pass.      Prices     Interiors     Colors
No back seat—rear compartment w/ level-floor loadspace 60.4" wide x 31.9" deep.
 
Std  Ford V-8  272-cid  173-hp (176-hp w/ FD)  U-code  eng (& Conv Dr)   $2,130 Wash. D.C. ($2,096.81 L.A. Calif.)   or
Opt  Thunderbird V-8  292-cid  200-hp (202-hp w/ FD)  M-code  eng (& Conv Dr)   price not found   either eng with
•  Std Conv Dr, 10" clutch, 3.78 (opt 3.89) axle, 6.70 x 15" tires  (incld)
•  Opt Overdrive, 10" clutch, 3.89 (opt 3.78) axle, 6.70 x 15" tires  +$110 ($109.70)
•  Opt Fordomatic Dr, 3.22 (opt 3.56) axle, 6.70 (7.10 w/ SelectAire cond) x 15" tires  +$192 ($178.20 ),   or
Opt  Ford I-6  223-cid  137-hp  A-code  eng (& Conv Dr)   $2,030 Wash. D.C. ($2,003.04 L.A. Calif.)   with
•  Std Conv Dr, 9-1/2" clutch, 3.89 (opt 4.11) axle, 6.70 x 15" tires  (incld)
•  Opt Overdrive, 9-1/2" clutch, 4.11 (opt 3.89) axle, 6.70 x 15" tires  +$110 ($109.70)
•  Opt Fordomatic Dr, 3.22 (opt 3.56) axle, 6.70 x 15" tires  +$192 ($178.20)
 
COLORS . . .
1956 Ford Mainline Tudor Business Sedan
Rear Compartment

•  Black hard-finished smooth-surfaced composition board side & back panels
•  Black arrowhead pattern rubber cargo mat
One Int Trim
•   Gray Lattice Cloth - BE-code Light Gray Vinyl (bolsters: grosgrain-finish, vertically striped) & Dark Gray Bodycloth (seats: nylon, lattice pattern)

1956 Ford Mainline Tudor Business Sedan 1956 Ford Mainline Tudor Business Sedan 1956 Ford Mainline Tudor Business Sedan   This example is an early production-year Mainline w/ black rubber windshield & rear window moldings. Bumperettes removed. 1955 hubcaps.  Photos  Top Classic Cars For Sale.
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Mainline Tudor Sedan
Body Style  G     Body Type  70A     Production (I-6) 52,078 + (V-8) 54,896 = 106,974     Prices     Interiors     Colors
2 dr, 6 pass.
 
Std  Ford V-8  272-cid  173-hp (176-hp w/ FD)  U-code eng (& Conv Dr)   $2,225 Wash. D.C. ($2,200.89 L.A. Calif.)   or
Opt  Thunderbird V-8  292-cid  200-hp (202-hp w/ FD)  M-code  eng (& Conv Dr)   price not found   either eng with
•  Std Conv Dr, 10" clutch, 3.78 (opt 3.89) axle, 6.70 x 15" tires  (incld)
•  Opt Overdrive, 10" clutch, 3.89 (opt 3.78) axle, 6.70 x 15" tires  +$110 ($109.70)
•  Opt Fordomatic Dr, 3.22 (opt 3.56) axle, 6.70 (7.10 w/ SelectAire cond) x 15" tires  +$192 ($178.20 ),   or
Opt  Ford I-6  223-cid  137-hp  A-code  eng (& Conv Dr)   $2,125 Wash. D.C. ($2,107.12 L.A. Calif.)   with
•  Std Conv Dr, 9-1/2" clutch, 3.89 (opt 4.11) axle, 6.70 x 15" tires  (incld)
•  Opt Overdrive, 9-1/2" clutch, 4.11 (opt 3.89) axle, 6.70 x 15" tires  +$110 ($109.70)
•  Opt Fordomatic Dr, 3.22 (opt 3.56) axle, 6.70 x 15" tires  +$192 ($178.20)
 
COLORS . . .
1956 Ford Mainline Tudor Sedan & Fordor Sedan Colors (here)

1956 Ford Mainline Tudor Sedan
1956 Ford Mainline Tudor Sedan   An early production-year Mainline w/ black rubber windshield & rear window moldings. White Sidewall Tires +$50.  Photo  Velocity Automotive Journal.
 
1956 Ford Mainline Tudor Sedan
1956 Ford Mainline Tudor Sedan   A mid or late production-year Mainline w/ bright-metal windshield & rear window moldings & rear bodyside bright-metal spear-tip single moldings. White Sidewall Tires +$50.
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Mainline Fordor Sedan
Body Style  G     Body Type  73A     Production (I-6) ? + (V-8) ? = 49,448     Prices     Interiors     Colors
4 dr, 6 pass.
 
Std  Ford V-8  272-cid  173-hp (176-hp w/ FD)  U-code  eng (& Conv Dr)   $2,270 Wash. D.C. ($2,247.07 L.A. Calif.)   or
Opt  Thunderbird V-8  292-cid  200-hp (202-hp w/ FD)  M-code  eng (& Conv Dr)   price not found   either eng with
•  Std Conv Dr, 10" clutch, 3.78 (opt 3.89) axle, 6.70 x 15" tires  (incld)
•  Opt Overdrive, 10" clutch, 3.89 (opt 3.78) axle, 6.70 x 15" tires  +$110 ($109.70)
•  Opt Fordomatic Dr, 3.22 (opt 3.56) axle, 6.70 (7.10 w/ SelectAire cond) x 15" tires  +$192 ($178.20 ),   or
Opt  Ford I-6  223-cid  137-hp  A-code  eng (& Conv Dr)   $2,170 Wash. D.C. ($2,153.30 L.A. Calif.)   with
•  Std Conv Dr, 9-1/2" clutch, 3.89 (opt 4.11) axle, 6.70 x 15" tires  (incld)
•  Opt Overdrive, 9-1/2" clutch, 4.11 (opt 3.89) axle, 6.70 x 15" tires  +$110 ($109.70)
•  Opt Fordomatic Dr, 3.22 (opt 3.56) axle, 6.70 x 15" tires  +$192 ($178.20)
 
COLORS . . .
1956 Ford Mainline Tudor Sedan & Fordor Sedan
3 Int Trim

•   Red & White Styletex - AT-code White Vinyl (bolsters) & Red Woven Plastic (seats)  Optional
•   Blue & White Styletex - BR-code White Vinyl (bolsters) & Medium Blue Woven Plastic (seats)  Optional
•   Gray Lattice Cloth - BE-code Light Gray Vinyl  (bolsters: grosgrain-finish, verticlly striped)  & Dark Gray Bodycloth  (seats: nylon, lattice pattern)
 
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Mainlines . . . three new sedans-styled for distinction

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1956 Ford Mainline Fordor Sedan
1956 Ford Mainline Fordor Sedan   Base trim. New  $2,170  w/ opt Ford I-6 223-cid 137-hp A-code eng & std 9-1/2" clutch, Conv Dr 3-spd trans, 3.89 (opt 4.11) rear axle, & 6.70 x 15" bias 4-ply tubeless bsw tires. This example is of mid- or late model-year production w/ bright-metal windshield & rear window moldings & rear bodyside bright-metal spear-tip single moldings. Std Single-Tone D-code  Diamond Blue  paint & opt White Sidewall Tires +$50.  Photo  Wheels Age.
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1956 FORD CUSTOMLINE SERIES
3 models. Mid trim. 2 sun visors, 4 armrests, 2 coat hooks, & 2 passenger-assist straps on Tudor "B" pillars. Ashtrays in instrument panel, & back of front seat (Fordor) or in rear armrests (Tudor). Auto pop-out cigarette lighter. Instrument panel knobs have bright inserts. Color-keyed Single-Tone instrument panel. Black 18" 3-spoke steering wheel w/ chrome 2/3-circle horn ring. Dual electric horns. Black steering wheel column. Black rubber arrowhead pattern floor mat. Bright-metal windshield & rear window moldings, & full-length bodyside single moldings w/ mid spear tips. Bias 4-ply tubeless black sidewall tires.
 
 
Customline Tudor Sedan
Body Style  G     Body Type  70B     Production (I-6) 29,127 + (V-8) 135,701 = 164,828     Prices     Interiors     Colors
2 dr, 6 pass.
 
Std  Ford V-8  272-cid  173-hp (176-hp w/ FD)  U-code  eng (& Conv Dr)   $2,395 Wash. D.C. ($2,325.31 L.A. Calif.)   or
Opt  Thunderbird V-8  292-cid  200-hp (202-hp w/ FD)  M-code  eng (& Conv Dr)   price not found   either eng with
•  Std Conv Dr, 10" clutch, 3.78 (opt 3.89) axle, 6.70 x 15" tires  (incld)
•  Opt Overdrive, 10" clutch, 3.89 (opt 3.78) axle, 6.70 x 15" tires  +$110 ($109.70)
•  Opt Fordomatic Dr, 3.22 (opt 3.56) axle, 6.70 (7.10 w/ SelectAire cond) x 15" tires  +$192 ($178.20 ),   or
Opt  Ford I-6  223-cid  137-hp  A-code  eng (& Conv Dr)   $2,295 Wash. D.C. ($2,231.54 L.A. Calif.)   with
•  Std Conv Dr, 9-1/2" clutch, 3.89 (opt 4.11) axle, 6.70 x 15" tires  (incld)
•  Opt Overdrive, 9-1/2" clutch, 4.11 (opt 3.89) axle, 6.70 x 15" tires  +$110 ($109.70)
•  Opt Fordomatic Dr, 3.22 (opt 3.56) axle, 6.70 x 15" tires  +$192 ($178.20)
 
COLORS . . .
1956 Ford Customline Tudor Sedan, Fordor Sedan, & Victoria Colors (here)
 
Customline Tudor Sedan
1956 Ford Customline Tudor Sedan   Std Single-Tone E-Code Colonial White paint.
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Customline Fordor Sedan
Body Style  G     Body Type  73B     Production (I-6) 25,092 + (V-8) 145,603 = 170,695     Prices     Interiors     Colors
4 dr, 6 pass.
 
Std  Ford V-8  272-cid  173-hp (176-hp w/ FD)  U-code  eng (& Conv Dr)   $2,440 Wash. D.C. ($2,372.49 L.A. Calif.)   or
Opt  Thunderbird V-8  292-cid  200-hp (202-hp w/ FD)  M-code  eng (& Conv Dr)   price not found   either eng with
•  Std Conv Dr, 10" clutch, 3.78 (opt 3.89) axle, 6.70 x 15" tires  (incld)
•  Opt Overdrive, 10" clutch, 3.89 (opt 3.78) axle, 6.70 x 15" tires  +$110 ($109.70)
•  Opt Fordomatic Dr, 3.22 (opt 3.56) axle, 6.70 (7.10 w/ SelectAire cond) x 15" tires  +$192 ($178.20 ),   or
Opt  Ford I-6  223-cid  137-hp  A-code  eng (& Conv Dr)   $2,340 Wash. D.C. ($2,278.72 L.A. Calif.)   with
•  Std Conv Dr, 9-1/2" clutch, 3.89 (opt 4.11) axle, 6.70 x 15" tires  (incld)
•  Opt Overdrive, 9-1/2" clutch, 4.11 (opt 3.89) axle, 6.70 x 15" tires  +$110 ($109.70)
•  Opt Fordomatic Dr, 3.22 (opt 3.56) axle, 6.70 x 15" tires  +$192 ($178.20)
 
COLORS . . .
1956 Ford Customline Tudor Sedan, Fordor Sedan, & Victoria Colors (here)
 
1956 Ford Customline Fordor Sedan
1956 Ford Customline Fordor Sedan   Mid trim. New  $2,340  w/ opt Ford I-6 223-cid 137-hp A-code eng & std 9-1/2" clutch, Conv Dr 3-spd trans, 3.89 (opt 4.11) rear axle, & 6.70 x 15" tires. This example has opt Spring Color Conventional Two-Tone WV-code  Springmist Green  &  Berkshire Green  paint +$25, Rear Fender Shields +$25, Ford Crest Wheel covers $15 [est], & White Sidewall Tires +$50.  Photo  Velocity Automotive Journal.
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Customline Victoria
Body Style  V     Body Type  64D     Production (I-6) 1,791 + (V-8) 31,339 = 33,130     Prices     Interiors     Colors
2 dr, 6 pass. "Open air" hardtop—windows roll down out of sight.
 
Std  Ford V-8  272-cid  173-hp (176-hp w/ FD)  U-code  eng (& Conv Dr)   price not found   or
Opt  Thunderbird V-8  292-cid  200-hp (202-hp w/ FD)  M-code  eng (& Conv Dr)   price not found   either eng with
•  Std Conv Dr, 10" clutch, 3.78 (opt 3.89) axle, 6.70 x 15" tires  (incld)
•  Opt Overdrive, 10" clutch, 3.89 (opt 3.78) axle, 6.70 x 15" tires  +$110 ($109.70)
•  Opt Fordomatic Dr, 3.22 (opt 3.56) axle, 7.10 x 15" tires  +$192 ($178.20 ),   or
Opt  Ford I-6  223-cid  137-hp  A-code  eng (& Conv Dr)   price not found   with
•  Std Conv Dr, 9-1/2" clutch, 3.89 (opt 4.11) axle, 6.70 x 15" tires  (incld)
•  Opt Overdrive, 9-1/2" clutch, 4.11 (opt 3.89) axle, 6.70 x 15" tires  +$110 ($109.70)
•  Opt Fordomatic Dr, 3.22 (opt 3.56) axle, 6.70 x 15" tires  +$192 ($178.20)
 
COLORS . . .
1956 Ford Customline Tudor Sedan, Fordor Sedan, & Victoria
5 Int Trim

•   Red & White Styletex - AT-code White Vinyl & Red Woven Plastic  Optional
•   Blue & White Styletex - BR-code White Vinyl & Medium Blue Woven Plastic  Optional
•   Blue Checker Cloth - BZ-code Medium Blue Vinyl  (bolsters: grosgrain-finish, vertically striped)  & Medium Blue Bodycloth  (seats: nylon, checker pattern)
•   Green Wave Cloth - CA-code Medium Green Vinyl  (bolsters: grosgrain-finish, vertically striped)  & Medium Green Bodycloth  (seats, nylon, wave patten)
•   Gray Wave Cloth - BE-code Light Gray Vinyl  (bolsters: grosgrain-finish, vertically striped)  & Dark Gray Bodycloth  (seats, nylon, wave pattern)

1956 Ford Customline Victoria
1956 Ford Customline Victoria   Price not found.  Std Ford V-8 272-cid 173-hp U-code eng, 10" clutch, Conv Dr 3-spd trans, 3.78 (opt 3.89) rear axle, & 6.70x 15" bias 4-ply tubeless bsw tires. This example has opt Conventional Two-Tone CE-code  Bermuda Blue  &  Colonial White  paint +$25, Body Mount Mirrors (+$?), De Luxe Rear Mount Antenna +$13.95, Rocker Panel Trim +$18, Rear Fender Shields +$25, Ford Crest Wheel Covers +$15, & White Sidewall Tires +$50.
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Customlines . . . a distinguished new Victoria and two popular sedans
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1956 FORD FAIRLANE SERIES
7 models. Top trim. Color-keyed 18" dia steering wheel & column, Two-Tone control panel, & looped rayon carpeting (except Sunliner). Bright-metal windshield, rear window, & drip moldings (except Sunliner) & bodyside sweep wide moldings w/ black-painted jet exhaust design at rear. Bumper-ported dual exhaust. Bias 4-ply tubeless black sidewall tires.
 
 
Fairlane Club Sedan
Body Style  T     Body Type  70C     Production (I-6) 1,328 + (V-8) 141,301 = 142,629     Prices     Interiors     Colors
2 dr, 6 pass.
 
Std  Thunderbird V-8  292-cid  200-hp (202-hp w/ FD)  M-code  eng (& Conv Dr)   $2,555 Wash. D.C. ($2,434.80 L.A. Calif.)   w/
•  Std Conv Dr, 10" clutch, 3.78 (opt 3.89) axle, 6.70 x 15" tires  (incld)
•  Opt Overdrive, 10," clutch, 3.89 (opt 3.78) axle, 6.70 x 15 x 5" tires  +$110 ($109.70)
•  Opt Fordomatic Dr, 3.22 (opt 3.56) axle, 6.70 (7.10 w/ SelectAire cond) x 15" tires  +$192 ($178.20),   or
Opt  Ford I-6  223-cid  137-hp  A-code  eng (& Conv Dr)   $2,405 Wash. D.C. ($2,341.03 L.A. Calif.)   with
•  Std Conv Dr, 9-1/2" clutch, 3.89 (opt 4.11) axle, 6.70 x 15" tires  (incld)
•  Opt Overdrive, 9-1/2" clutch, 4.11 (opt 3.89) axle, 6.70 x 15" tires  +$110 ($109.70)
•  Opt Fordomatic Dr, 3.22 (opt 3.56) axle, 6.70 x 15" tires  +$192 ($178.20),   or
Opt  Thunderbird Special V-8  312-cid  225-hp  P-code  eng (& Fordomatic Dr)   price not found   with
Fordomatic Dr (only), 3.22 (opt none) axle, 7.10 x 15" tires
 
COLORS . . .
1956 Ford Fairlane Club Sedan & Town Sedan Colors (here)
 
1956 Ford Fairlane Club Sedan 1956 Ford Fairlane Club Sedan   New $2,555  w/ std Thunderbird V-8 292-cid 200-hp M-code eng, 10" clutch, Conv Dr 3-spd trans, 3.78 (opt 3.89) rear axle, & 6.70 x 15" bias 4-ply tubeless bsw tires. This example has std Single-Tone A-code Raven Black paint & opt Side Shades (+$?), Body Mount Mirrors (+$?), Front Fender Ornaments (+$?), Rocker Panel Trim +$18, Rear Fender Shields +$25, Wire Wheel Covers +$43, & White Sidewall Tires +$50.  Photo  Wheels Age.
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Fairlane Town Sedan
Body Style  T     Body Type  73C     Production (I-6) 3,638 + (V-8) 221,234 = 224,872     Prices     Interiors     Colors
4 dr, 6 pass.
 
Std  Thunderbird V-8  292-cid  200-hp (202-hp w/ FD)  M-code  eng (& Conv Dr)   $2,600 Wash. D.C. ($2,481.98 L.A. Calif.)   w/
•  Std Conv Dr, 10" clutch, 3.78 (opt 3.89) axle, 6.70 x 15" tires  (incld)
•  Opt Overdrive, 10," clutch, 3.89 (opt 3.78) axle, 6.70 x 15 x 5" tires  +$110 ($109.70)
•  Opt Fordomatic Dr, 3.22 (opt 3.56) axle, 6.70 (7.10 w/ SelectAire cond) x 15" tires  +$192 ($178.20),   or
Opt  Ford I-6  223-cid  137-hp  A-code  eng (& Conv Dr)   $2,450 Wash. D.C. ($2,388.21 L.A. Calif.)   with
•  Std Conv Dr, 9-1/2" clutch, 3.89 (opt 4.11) axle, 6.70 x 15" tires  (incld)
•  Opt Overdrive, 9-1/2" clutch, 4.11 (opt 3.89) axle, 6.70 x 15" tires  +$110 ($109.70)
•  Opt Fordomatic Dr, 3.22 (opt 3.56) axle, 6.70 x 15" tires  +$192 ($178.20),   or
Opt  Thunderbird Special V-8  312-cid  225-hp  P-code  eng (& Fordomatic Dr)   price not found   with
Fordomatic Dr (only), 3.22 (opt none) axle, 7.10 x 15" tires
 
COLORS . . .
1956 Ford Fairlane Club Sedan & Town Sedan Colors (here)
 
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Fairlane Town Sedan
1956 Ford Fairlane Town Sedan   Top trim. New  $2,600  w/ std Thunderbird V-8 292-cid 200-hp eng, 10" clutch, Conv Dr 3-spd trans, 3.78 (opt 3.89) rear axle, & 6.70 x 15" bias 4-ply tubeless bsw tires. This example has opt Style-Tone Two-Tone Spring Color (Apr 1, 1956) Y-code  Sunset Coral  &  Colonial White  paint +$45, Body Mount Mirrors (+$?), & White Sidewall Tires +50.  Photo  Wheels Age.
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Fairlane Victoria
Body Style  V     Body Type  64C     Production (I-6) 727 + (V-8) 177,008 = 177,735     Prices     Interiors     Colors
2 dr, 6 pass. "Open air" hardtop—windows roll down out of sight.
 
Std  Thunderbird V-8  292-cid  200-hp (202-hp w/ FD)  M-code  eng (& Conv Dr)   $2,701 Wash. D.C. ($2,585.32 L.A. Calif.)  w/
•  Std Conv Dr, 10" clutch, 3.78 (opt 3.89) axle, 6.70 x 15" tires  (incld)
•  Opt Overdrive, 10" clutch, 3.89 (opt 3.78) axle, 6.70 x 15" tires  +$110 ($109.70)
•  Opt Fordomatic Dr, 3.22 (opt 3.56) axle, 7.10 x 15" tires  +$192 ($178.20),   or
Opt  Ford I-6  223-cid  137-hp  A-code  eng (& Conv Dr)   $2,551 Wash. D.C. ($2,491.55 L.A. Calif.)   with
•  Std Conv Dr, 9-1/2" clutch, 3.89 (opt 4.11) axle, 6.70 x 15" tires  (incld)
•  Opt Overdrive, 9-1/2" clutch, 4.11 (opt 3.89) axle, 6.70 x 15" tires  +$110 ($109.70)
•  Opt Fordomatic Dr, 3.22 (opt 3.56) axle, 6.70 x 15" tires  +$192 ($178.20),   or
Opt  Thunderbird Special V-8  312-cid  225-hp  P-code  eng (& Fordomatic Dr)   price not found   with
Fordomatic Dr (only), 3.22 (opt none) axle, 7.10 x 15" tires
 
COLORS . . .
1956 Ford Fairlane Victoria Colors (here)
 
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Fairlane Victoria
1956 Ford Fairlane Victoria   Top trim. New  $2,701  w/ std Thunderbird V-8 292-cid 200-hp M-code eng, 10" clutch, Conv Dr 3-spd trans, 3.78 (opt 3.89) rear axle, & 6.70 x 15" bias 4-ply tubeless bsw tires. This example has opt Style-Tone Two-Tone LE-code  Peacock Blue  &  Colonial White  paint +$45, Spotlights (+$?), Body Mount Mirrors (+$?), Door Edge Guards (+$?), Sports Spare Wheel Carrier +$135, Front Fender Ornaments (+$?), Rocker Panel Trim +$18, Rear Fender Shields +$25, Wire Wheel Covers +$43, & White Sidewall Tires +$50.  Photo  Wheels Age
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Fairlane Sunliner
Body Style  C     Body Type  76B     Production (I-6) 275 + (V-8) 57,872 =  58,147     Prices     Interiors     Colors
2 dr, 6 pass. Extra-wide bright-metal windshield molding. Weather-resistant all-vinyl interior trim. Black rubber criss-cross pattern floor mat.
 
Convertible top is operated with a control-panel push-pull "TOP" knob that activates an electro-hydraulic unit—a motor & oil pump. The rear window is clear plastic, fastened at bottom edge, & opened w/ one weather-sealed zipper at sides & top. To lower the top unlatch the 2 front clamps, unzip & fold down the rear window, & pull out the TOP knob. When down, attach the boot. To raise the top remove the boot & push in the TOP knob. When up, zip up the window & then latch the clamps. To open the rear window as a "breezeway" unlatch the clamps, unzip & fold down the window, & relatch the clamps. Tops are blue, tan, or black rayon; or white fabric-grain vinyl. Boots are blue or green gabardine-grain vinyl plastic; or red, black, or orange skiver-grain vinyl plastic. View Top Operation, Owner's Manual.
 
Std  Thunderbird V-8  292-cid  200-hp (202-hp w/ FD)  M-code  eng (& Conv Dr)   $2,870 Wash. D.C. ($2,764.91 L.A. Calif.)  w/
•  Std Conv Dr, 10" clutch, 3.78 (opt 3.89) axle, 6.70 x 15" tires  (incld)
•  Opt Overdrive, 10" clutch, 3.89 (opt 3.78) axle, 6.70 x 15" tires  +$110 ($109.70)
•  Opt Fordomatic Dr, 3.22 (opt 3.56) axle, 7.10 x 15" tires  +$192 ($178.20),   or
Opt  Ford I-6  223-cid  137-hp  A-code  eng (& Conv Dr)   $2,720 Wash. D.C. ($2,671.14 L.A. Calif.)   with
•  Std Conv Dr, 9-1/2" clutch, 3.89 (opt 4.11) axle, 6.70 x 15" tires  (incld)
•  Opt Overdrive, 9-1/2" clutch, 4.11 (opt 3.89) axle, 6.70 x 15" tires  +$110 ($109.70)
•  Opt Fordomatic Dr, 3.22 (opt 3.56) axle, 6.70 x 15" tires  +$192 ($178.20),   or
Opt  Thunderbird Special V-8  312-cid  225-hp  P-code  eng (& Fordomatic Dr)   price not found   with
Fordomatic Dr (only), 3.22 (opt none) axle, 7.10 x 15" tires
 
COLORS . . .
1956 Ford Fairlane Sunliner Colors (here)
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Fairlane Sunliner
1956 Ford Fairlane Sunliner   Top trim. New  $2,870  w/ std Thunderbird V-8 292-cid 200-hp M-code eng, 10" clutch, Conv Dr 3-spd trans, 3.78 (opt 3.89) rear axle, & 6.70 x 15" bias 4-ply tubeless bsw tires. This example has opt Style-Tone Two-Tone CD-code  Bermuda Blue  &  Diamond Blue  paint +$45, Body Mount Mirrors (+$?), De Luxe Rear Mount Antenna +$13.95, Sports Spare Wheel Carrier +$135, Grille Guard +$27, Front Bumper Wing Guards +$27, Rear Deck Guard +$27, Rear Bumper Wing Guards +$27, Front Fender Ornaments (+$?), Rocker Panel Trim +$18, Rear Fender Shields +$25, Wire Wheel Covers +$43, & White Sidewall Tires +$50.  Photo  Wheels Age
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Fairlane Crown Victoria
Body Style  W     Body Type  64A  (steel top)     Production (I-6) 103 + (V-8) 9,106 = 9,209     Prices     Interiors     Colors
2-dr, 6-pass. Bright-metal "crown of chrome," extra-wide top edges & C-pillars, & top of rear fender moldings.
 
Std  Thunderbird V-8  292-cid  200-hp (202-hp w/ FD)  M-code  eng (& Conv Dr)   $2,844 Wash. D.C. ($2,732.09 L.A. Calif.)  w/
•  Std Conv Dr, 10" clutch, 3.78 (opt 3.89) axle, 6.70 x 15" tires  (incld)
•  Opt Overdrive, 10" clutch, 3.89 (opt 3.78) axle, 6.70 x 15" tires  +$110 ($109.70)
•  Opt Fordomatic Dr, 3.22 (opt 3.56) axle, 7.10 x 15" tires  +$192 ($178.20),  or
Opt  Ford I-6  223-cid  137-hp  A-code  eng (& Conv Dr)   $2,694 Wash. D.C. ($2,638.32 L.A. Calif.)   with
•  Std Conv Dr, 9-1/2" clutch, 3.89 (opt 4.11) axle, 6.70 x 15" tires  (incld)
•  Opt Overdrive, 9-1/2" clutch, 4.11 (opt 3.89) axle, 6.70 x 15" tires  +$110 ($109.70)
•  Opt Fordomatic Dr, 3.22 (opt 3.56) axle, 6.70 x 15" tires  +$192 ($178.20),   or
Opt  Thunderbird Special V-8  312-cid  225-hp  P-code  eng (& Fordomatic Dr)   price not found   with
Fordomatic Dr (only), 3.22 (opt none) axle, 7.10 x 15" tires
 
COLORS . . .
1956 Ford Fairlane Crown Victoria & Crown Victoria Skyliner Colors (here)
 
Fairlane Crown Victoria
1956 Ford Fairlane Crown Victoria   Top trim. New  $2,844. This example has opt Style-Tone Two-Tone CD-code  Bermuda Blue  &  Colonial White  paint +$45, Body Mount Mirrors (+$?), De Luxe Rear Mount Antenna +$13.95, Sports Spare Wheel Carrier +$135, Rocker Panel Trim +$18, Rear Fender Shields +$25, White Sidewall Tires +$50, & modern aftermarket 1962-64 Thunderbird-style chrome wire wheels w/ spinners (+$?).  Photo  Streetside Classics.
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Fairlane Crown Victoria Skyliner
Body Style  W     Body Type  64B  (transparent top)     Production (I-6) ? + (V-8) ? = 603     Prices     Interiors     Colors
2-dr, 6-pass. Bright-metal "crown of chrome," extra-wide top edges & C-pillars, & top of rear fender moldings.
 
Blue-green-tinted 1/4-in-thick molded acrylic-plastic tranparent top "skylight" front section w/ a pull-out 2-section 3-zipper adjustable "aluminized nylon" curtain. View Curtain Operation, Owner's Manual.
 
Std  Thunderbird V-8  292-cid  200-hp (202-hp w/ FD)  M-code  eng (& Conv Dr)  $2,914, Wash. D.C. ($2,802.99, L.A.)   w/
•  Std Conv Dr, 10" clutch, 3.78 (opt 3.89) axle, 6.70 x 15" tires  (incld)
•  Opt Overdrive, 10" clutch, 3.89 (opt 3.78) axle, 6.70 x 15" tires  +$110 ($109.70)
•  Opt Fordomatic Dr, 3.22 (opt 3.56) axle, 7.10 x 15" tires  +$192 ($178.20),   or
Opt  Ford I-6  223-cid  137-hp  A-code  eng (& Conv Dr)   $2,764, Wash. D.C. ($2,709.22, L.A. Calif.)   with
•  Std Conv Dr, 9-1/2" clutch, 3.89 (opt 4.11) axle, 6.70 x 15" tires  (incld)
•  Opt Overdrive, 9-1/2" clutch, 4.11 (opt 3.89) axle, 6.70 x 15" tires  +$110 ($109.70)
•  Opt Fordomatic Dr, 3.22 (opt 3.56) axle, 6.70 x 15" tires  +$192 ($178.20),   or
Opt  Thunderbird Special V-8  312-cid  225-hp  P-code  eng (& Fordomatic Dr)   price not found   with
Fordomatic Dr (only), 3.22 (opt none) axle, 7.10 x 15" tires
 
COLORS . . .
1956 Ford Fairlane Crown Victoria & Crown Victoria Skyliner Colors (here)
 
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Fairlane Crown Victoria Skyliner
1956 Ford Fairlane Crown Victoria Skyliner   New  $2,914. This example has std Single-Tone K-code  Fiesta Red  paint & opt Body Mount Mirrors (+$?), De Luxe Rear Mount Antenna +$13.95, Sports Spare Wheel Carrier +$135, Grille Guard +$27, Front Bumper Wing Guards +$27, Rear Deck Guard +$27, Rear Bumper Wing Guards +$27, Door Edge Guards (+$?), Front Fender Ornaments (+$?), Rocker Panel Trim +$18, Rear Fender Shields +$25, Wire Wheel Covers +$43, & White Sidewall Tires +$50.  Photo  RM Sotheby's.
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Fairlane Fordor Victoria
Body Style  F     Body Type  57A     Production  32,111     Prices     Interiors     Colors
4 dr, 6 pass. "Open air" hardtop—windows roll down out of sight.
 
The mid model-year Fairlane Fordor Victoria was not available for inclusion in the 5-model  "1956 Ford Fairlane" brochure  printed September 1955. However, it was included in this revised 19-model (full line) "'56 Ford" brochure  printed January 1956; and was also advertised with its own, 8-page, illustrated, full-color  "The new Fairlane Fordor Victoria" brochure  also printed January 1956. Promoted as a Thunderbird V-8 (or opt Thunderbird Special V-8) engine (only) powered car with Fordomatic Drive transmission (only), some sources indicate a few were built with the Ford I-6 engine.
 
Std  Thunderbird V-8  292-cid  202-hp  M-code  eng (& Fordomatic Dr)    $2,769 Wash. D.C.   with
Fordomatic Dr (only), 3.22 (opt 3.56) rear axle, 7.10 x 15" tires,   or
Opt  Thunderbird Special V-8  312-cid  225-hp  P-code  eng (& Fordomatic Dr)   price not found   with
Fordomatic Dr (only), 3.22 (opt none) rear axle, 7.10 x 15" tires
 
COLORS . . .
1956 Ford Fairlane Fordor Victoria Colors (here)
 
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1956 FORD STATION WAGON SERIES
6 models. 2 or 4 dr, 6 or 8 pass. Base, Mid, or Top trim. Counterbalanced liftgate. 2 support arms w/ manual release on tail gate. 7-leaf rear springs. Steel rims 15" dia x 5" wide, 5 lug x 4.5" (114.3 mm). Tires 6.70 x 15" or 7.10 x 15" 4-ply tubeless black sidewall (opt white sidewalls +$50).
 
 
Ranch Wagon
Body Style  R     Body Type  59A     Production (I-6) 16,267 + (V-8) 32,081 = 48,348     Prices     Interiors     Colors
2 dr, 6 pass. Base trim.
Stowaway back seat bottom tilts up & forward, & back folds forward & down as level-floor loadspace—length 74.0."
 
1 sun visor, 1 armrest, 1 ashtray, & 2 coat hooks. Opt passenger side sun visor. Opt passenger side door & rear side armrests. Opt ashtrays in rear armrests. Instrument panel knobs are plain. Black steering wheel w/ center horn button. Black steering wheel column. Black rubber arrowhead pattern floor mat. Brown heavy-ribbed linoleum loadspace mat. Bright-metal windshield & rear window moldings. Bright-metal rear bodyside single moldings w/ spear tips, or double moldings w/ spear-tips (that may enclose a 2nd Tone-Tone paint color & on roof).
 
Std  Thunderbird V-8  292-cid  200-hp (202-hp w/ FD)  M-code  eng (& Conv Dr)   $2,628 Wash. D.C. ($2,541.23 L.A. Calif.)  w/
•  Std Conv Dr, 10" clutch, 4.09 (opt 4.27) axle, 6.70 x 15" tires  (incld)
•  Opt Overdrive, 10" clutch, 4.27 (opt none) axle, 6.70 x 15" tires  +$110 ($109.70)
•  Opt Fordomatic Dr, 3.54 (opt none) axle, 6.70 (7.10 w/ SelectAire cond) x 15" tires  +$192 ($178.20),   or
Opt  Ford I-6  223-cid  137-hp  A-code  eng (& Conv Dr)   $2,478 Wash. D.C. ($2,447.46 L.A. Calif.)   with
•  Std Conv Dr, 9-1/2," clutch, 4.09 (opt 4.27) axle, 6.70 x 15" tires  (incld)
•  Opt Overdrive, 9-1/2" clutch, 4.27 (opt none) axle, 6.70 x 15" tires  +$110 ($109.70)
•  Opt Fordomatic Dr, 3.54 (opt none) axle, 6.70 x 15" tires  +$192 ($178.20),   or
Opt  Thunderbird Special V-8  312-cid  225-hp  P-code  eng (& Fordomatic Dr)   price not found   with
Fordomatic Dr (only), 3.54 (opt none) axle, 7.10 x 15" tires
 
COLORS . . .
1956 Ford Ranch Wagon Colors (here)
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Custom Ranch Wagon
Body Style  R     Body Type  59B     Production (I-6) 4,272 + (V-8) 38,045 = 42,317     Prices     Interiors     Colors
2 dr, 6 pass.
Stowaway back seat bottom tilts up & forward, & back folds forward & down as level-floor loadspace—length 74.0."
 
2 sun visors, 4 armrests, 2 coat hooks, & 2 passenger-assist straps on "B" pillars. Auto pop-out cigarette lighter. Ashtrays in instrumemt panel & rear armrests. Instrument panel knobs have bright inserts. Color-keyed Single-Tone color instrument panel & heavy ribbed linoleum loadspace mat. Black steering wheel & column. Black rubber arrowhead pattern floor mat. Bright-metal windshield & rear window moldings, & full-length bodyside mid spear tip moldings.
 
Std  Thunderbird V-8  292-cid  200-hp (202-hp w/ FD)  M-code  eng (& Conv Dr)   $2,749 Wash. D.C. ($2,637.74 L.A. Calif.)  w/
•  Std Conv Dr, 10" clutch, 4.09 (opt 4.27) axle, 6.70 x 15" tires  (incld)
•  Opt Overdrive, 10" clutch, 4.27 (opt none) axle, 6.70 x 15" tires  +$110 ($109.70)
•  Opt Fordomatic Dr, 3.54 (opt none) axle, 6.70 (7.10 w/ SelectAire cond) x 15" tires  +$192 ($178.20),   or
Opt  Ford I-6  223-cid  137-hp  A-code  eng (& Conv Dr)   $2,599 Wash. D.C. ($2,543.97 L.A. Calif.)   with
•  Std Conv Dr, 9-1/2," clutch, 4.09 (opt 4.27) axle, 6.70 x 15" tires  (incld)
•  Opt Overdrive, 9-1/2" clutch, 4.27 (opt none) axle, 6.70 x 15" tires  +$110 ($109.70)
•  Opt Fordomatic Dr, 3.54 (opt none) axle, 6.70 x 15" tires  +$192 ($178.20),   or
Opt  Thunderbird Special V-8  312-cid  225-hp  P-code  eng (& Fordomatic Dr)   price not found   with
Fordomatic Dr (only), 3.54 (opt none) axle, 7.10 x 15" tires
 
COLORS . . .
1956 Ford Custom Ranch Wagon Colors (here)
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Parklane
Body Style  R     Body Type  59C     Production (I-60 140 + (V-8) 15,046 = 15,186     Prices     Interiors     Colors
2 dr, 6 pass. "Sport Ranch Wagon." Top trim.
Stowaway back seat bottom tilts up & forward, & back folds forward & down as level-floor loadspace—length 74.0."
 
3 interior colors of woven-plastic & vinyl. Bright-metal moldings on back seat back & door panels. Color-keyed steering wheel & column, Two-Tone instrument panel, looped rayon carpet, & luggage area vinyl snap-in cover. Snazzy-look large chrome trim plates around door windows. Bright-metal bodyside wide sweep moldings w/ black-painted jet exhaust designs at rear.
 
Std  Thunderbird V-8  292-cid  200-hp (202-hp w/ FD)  M-code  eng (& Conv Dr)   $2,950 Wash. D.C. ($2,835.89 L.A.)  w/
•  Std Conv Dr, 10" clutch, 4.09 (opt 4.27) axle, 6.70 x 15" tires  (incld)
•  Opt Overdrive, 10" clutch, 4.27 (opt none) axle, 6.70 x 15" tires  +$110 ($109.70)
•  Opt Fordomatic Dr, 3.54 (opt none) axle, 6.70 (7.10 w/ SelectAire cond) x 15" tires  +$192 ($178.20),   or
Opt  Ford I-6  223-cid  137-hp  A-code  eng (& Conv Dr)   $2,800 Wash. D.C. ($2,742.12 L.A. Calif.)   with
•  Std Conv Dr, 9-1/2," clutch, 4.09 (opt 4.27) axle, 6.70 x 15" tires  (incld)
•  Opt Overdrive, 9-1/2" clutch, 4.27 (opt none) axle, 6.70 x 15" tires  +$110 ($109.70)
•  Opt Fordomatic Dr, 3.54 (opt none) axle, 6.70 x 15" tires  +$192 ($178.20),   or
Opt  Thunderbird Special V-8  312-cid  225-hp  P-code  eng (& Fordomatic Dr)   price not found   with
Fordomatic Dr (only), 3.54 (opt none) axle, 7.10 x 15" tires
 
COLORS . . .
1956 Ford Parklane Colors (here)
 
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6-Passenger Country Sedan
Body Style  X     Body Type  79D     6- & 8-Pass Prod Comb (I-6) 4,770 + (V-8) 80,604 = 85,374     Prices     Interiors     Colors
4 dr, 6 pass. Mid trim.
Stowaway back seat bottom tilts up & forward, & back folds forward & down as level-floor loadspace—length 74.0."
 
4 interior colors: 3 of scuff-resistant woven-plastic & grained-vinyl, & one all-vinyl ranch brand motif "Western Brown." Color-keyed Single-Tone instrument panel & heavy linoleum loadspace mat. Black steering wheel & column. Black rubber arrowhead pattern floor mat. Bright-metal windshield & rear window moldings, & full-length bodyside mid spear tip moldings.
 
Std  Thunderbird V-8  292-cid  200-hp (202-hp w/ FD)  M-code  eng (& Conv Dr)   $2,796 Wash. D.C. ($2,700.71 L.A. Calif.)  w/
•  Std Conv Dr, 10" clutch, 4.09 (opt 4.27) axle, 6.70 x 15" tires  (incld)
•  Opt Overdrive, 10" clutch, 4.27 (opt none) axle, 6.70 x 15" tires  +$110 ($109.70)
•  Opt Fordomatic Dr, 3.54 (opt none) axle, 6.70 (7.10 w/ SelectAire cond) x 15" tires  +$192 ($178.20),   or
Opt  Ford I-6  223-cid  137-hp  A-code  eng (& Conv Dr)   $2,646 Wash. D.C. ($2,606.94 L.A. Calif.)   with
•  Std Conv Dr, 9-1/2," clutch, 4.09 (opt 4.27) axle, 6.70 x 15" tires  (incld)
•  Opt Overdrive, 9-1/2" clutch, 4.27 (opt none) axle, 6.70 x 15" tires  +$110 ($109.70)
•  Opt Fordomatic Dr, 3.54 (opt none) axle, 6.70 x 15" tires  +$192 ($178.20),   or
Opt  Thunderbird Special V-8  312-cid  225-hp  P-code  eng (& Fordomatic Dr)   price not found   with
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COLORS . . .
1956 Ford 6-Pass Country Sedan, 8-Pass Country Sedan & Country Squire Colors (here)
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8-Passenger Country Sedan
Body Style  X     Body Type  79B     6- & 8-Pass Prod Comb (I-6) 4,770 + (V-8) 80,604 = 85,374     Prices     Interiors     Colors
4 dr, 8 pass. Mid trim.
Unique Stowaway back seat is divided 2/3 left & 1/3 right. Divided bottoms fold up, forward, & down as level-floor loadspace, & divided backs fold forward & down as level-floor loadspace. As well, with the back folded forward, the whole Stowaway 1/3 right seat tilts up & forward - for rear seat access. With rear seat cushions removed, the rear seat back folds forward & down as level-floor loadspace—length 82.9."
 
Color-keyed Single-Tone steering wheel, column, Two-Tone instrument panel, & heavy ribbed linoleum loadspace mat. Black rubber criss-cross pattern floor mat. Bright-metal windshield & rear window moldings, & bodyside wide sweep moldings w/ black-painted jet exhaust designs at rear.
 
Std  Thunderbird V-8  292-cid  200-hp (202-hp w/ FD)  M-code  eng (& Conv Dr)   $2,880 Wash. D.C. ($2,835.89 L.A. Calif.)  w/
•  Std Conv Dr, 10" clutch, 4.09 (opt 4.27) axle, 7.10 x 15" tires  (incld)
•  Opt Overdrive, 10," clutch, 4.27 (opt none) axle, 7.10 x 15" tires  +$110 ($109.70)
•  Opt Fordomatic Dr, 3.54 (opt none) axle, 7.10 x 15" tires  +$192 ($178.20),   or
Opt  Ford I-6  223-cid  137-hp  A-code  eng (& Conv Dr)   $2,730 Wash. D.C. ($2,742.12 L.A. Calif.)   with
•  Std Conv Dr, 9-1/2" clutch, 4.09 (opt 4.27) axle, 7.10 x 15" tires  (incld)
•  Opt Overdrive, 9-1/2" clutch, 4.27 (opt none) axle, 7.10 x 15" tires  +$110 ($109.70)
•  Opt Fordomatic Dr, 3.54 (opt none) axle, 7.10 x 15" tires  +$192 ($178.20),   or
Opt  Thunderbird Special V-8  312-cid  225-hp  P-code  eng (& Fordomatic Dr)   price not found   with
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COLORS . . .
1956 Ford 6-Pass Country Sedan, 8-Pass Country Sedan & Country Squire Colors (here)
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Country Squire
Body Style  Y     Body Type  79C     Production (I-6) 93 + (V-8) 23,128 = 23,221     Prices     Interiors     Colors
4 dr, 8 pass. Mid trim.
Same as 8-Passenger Country Sedan except w/ Single-Tone exterior paint (only); & 3M™ DI-NOC™ self-adhesive vinyl  mahogany-grain wood-panel or ship-plank finish on (steel) bodyside & rear panels, & maple-grain finish on one-piece glass-fibre moldings & on body window-band area.
 
Std  Thunderbird V-8  292-cid  200-hp (202-hp w/ FD)  M-code  eng (& Conv Dr)   $3,012 Wash. D.C. ($2,942.44 L.A. Calif.)  w/
•  Std Conv Dr, 10" clutch, 4.09 (opt 4.27) axle, 7.10 x 15" tires  (incld)
•  Opt Overdrive, 10," clutch, 4.27 (opt none) axle, 7.10 x 15" tires  +$110 ($109.70)
•  Opt Fordomatic Dr, 3.54 (opt none) axle, 7.10 x 15" tires  +$192 ($178.20),   or
Opt  Ford I-6  223-cid  137-hp  A-code  eng (& Conv Dr)   $2,862 Wash. D.C. ($2,848.67 L.A. Calif.)  with
•  Std Conv Dr, 9-1/2" clutch, 4.09 (opt 4.27) axle, 7.10 x 15" tires  (incld)
•  Opt Overdrive, 9-1/2" clutch, 4.27 (opt none) axle, 7.10 x 15" tires  +$110 ($109.70)
•  Opt Fordomatic Dr, 3.54 (opt none) axle, 7.10 x 15" tires  +$192 ($178.20),   or
Opt  Thunderbird Special V-8  312-cid  225-hp  P-code  eng (& Fordomatic Dr)   price not found   with
Fordomatic Dr (only), 3.54 (opt none) axle, 7.10 x 15" tires
 
COLORS . . .
1956 Ford 6-Pass Country Sedan, 8-Pass Country Sedan & Country Squire Colors (here)
 
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1956 Ford Car & Station Wagon
 
Engines
Engines
Clutches
Clutches
Transmissions
Transmissions
 
Rear Axle Ratios
Rear Axle Ratios
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Ford's Rugged Chassis Design
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New "Luxury Lounge" Interior   New Crestmark Body
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New "Luxury Lounge" Interior    New Crestmark Body

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Power Assists   New SelectAire Conditioner   New MagicAire Heater
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Power Assists   New SelectAire Conditioner   New MagicAire Heater
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Power Assists   New SelectAire Conditioner  New MagicAire Heater

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Genuine Ford Accessories
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1956 Ford Courier (Sedan Delivery) Brochure  
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1956 Ford Courier (Sedan Delivery) Brochure Cover

 
View full info & specs  1956 Ford Courier (Sedan Delivery) Brochure
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  Fairlane bodyside sweep bright-metal molding w/ black-painted jet exhaust design . . .