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  L-code Peacock Blue exterior paint
 
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1956 Ford Fairlane & Crown Victoria Brochure
Fairlane & Crown Victoria
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Taxi
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1956 Ford Owner's Manual
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Data Plate Codes
1956 Ford Car Colors
Colors
1956 Ford Car & Accessory Original Prices
Original Prices
All The Facts About The '56 Ford & Lifeguard Design Booklet
All The Facts & Lifeguard
1956 Ford Car Shop Manual Maintenance & Tuneup Specifications
Shop Man.
1956 Ford Car Lifeguard Design Brochure
Lifeguard Design
1956 Ford Car Seat Belts Brochure
Seat Belts
1956 Meteor   Niagara   Rideau Brochure
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The New Fairlane Fordor Victoria Brochure
© 1955, Ford Motor Company, Dearborn, Michigan, Form FD-7621, Litho in U.S.A. 1/56
 
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The New Fairlane Fordor Victoria brochure cover

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The New Fairlane Fordor Victoria brochure back cover

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A mid production-year model, the  Fairlane Fordor Victoria  was not available for inclusion in the 5-model  "1956 Ford Fairlane" brochure  printed September, 1955. However, it was included in the revised 19-model (full line) "'56 Ford" brochure  printed January, 1956; and was also advertised with its own, illustrated, full-color, 8-page  "The New Fairlane Fordor Victoria" brochure  (herein) 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.
 
1956 Ford Fairlane Fordor Victoria
1956 Ford Fairlane Fordor Victoria   New  $2,769  Wash. D.C.  Spring Color Style-Tone Two-Tone BE-code  Sunset Coral  &  Colonial White paint +$45, & White Sidewall Tires +$50.  Photo  en.wheelsage.org.
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1956 Ford Fairlane Fordor Victoria
Body Style  F     Body Type  57A     Production  32,111     Prices     Interiors     Colors
4 dr, 6 pass. Top trim. "Open air" hardtop.
 
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
6 Int Trim

•  Black Tree Pattern - AD-code White Vinyl (bolsters: skiver-grain, wide quilted vertical pleats) & Black Cloth (seats: nylon, white rayon-thread tree motif)
•  Red Mosaic & Black Vinyl - AE-code Black Vinyl (bolsters: skiver-grain) & Red Mosaic Cloth (seats: nylon, red/black mosaic pattern w/ silver lurex)
•  Peacock Tree Pattern - AN-code White Vinyl (bolsters: skiver-grain, wide quilted vertical pleats) & Dark Peacock Cloth (seats: nylon, white rayon-thread tree motif)
•  Orange & White Vinyls - BG-code White Vinyl (bolsters: skiver-grain) & Orange Vinyl (seats: skiver-grain, stitched-in rectangles)  Optional
•  Blue Tree Pattern - BS-code White Vinyl (bolsters: skiver-grain, wide quilted vertical pleats) & Medium Blue Cloth (seats: nylon, white rayon-thread tree motif)
•  Green Tree Pattern - C-code Light Green Vinyl (bolsters: gabardine-grain, wide quilted vertical pleats) & Medium Green Cloth (seats: nylon, white rayon-thread tree motif)
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Newest of the Fairlane beauties!

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Newest of the Fairlane beauties!

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1956 Ford Fairlane Fordor Victoria Transmission
 
Speed-Trigger Fordomatic Drive  (automatic 3-spd)
Low (1st), Intermediate (2nd, Passing Gear), High (3rd), & Reverse
DR  2nd gear start-out & auto upshift to 3rd (typical)
DR  full-throttle-pedal 1st gear start-out & auto upshifts to 2nd & 3rd
LO  1st gear start-out & hold
 
View operation  "Shifting Gears" Owner's Manual
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THE FAIRLANE TOUCH THROUGH AND THROUGH

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THE FAIRLANE TOUCH THROUGH AND THROUGH

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View  Rims
15" dia x 5" wide,  5 lug x 4.5" (114.3 mm), steel
 
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Power Assists

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Lifeguard Design

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  Fairlane bodyside sweep bright-metal molding w/ black-painted jet exhaust design . . .