The Toronto Spring Classic Car Auction

Lot : SP76
1949 Meteor Custom 2D

Auctioned on Saturday, May 6, 2017

Sold at $22,000

  • Engine Displacement: 239
  • Transmission: Manual 3 Speed

This uniquely Canadian Ford has seen a careful and gifted life from new. Sympathetically restored over 40 years ago.
Sold new in Kitchener where it has spent the last 50 plus years with only a few owners from new. Refinished in Ford's favoured colour Biscay Blue Metallic, excellent chrome and stainless including iconic grille and Meteor badging.
A mostly original interior including seat upholstery and headliner. The Meteor Custom was the upgraded model and this is well equipped with Magic Aire heater, radio, clock, sun visor, fender skirts, front and rear bumperettes and crash bar, twin unity Ford Script spot lights and side mirrors, period correct wide whites and excellent Meteor wheel discs.
Equipped with the strong and smooth-running original Flat Head Ford V8. This 68,900 original mile Meteor is an excellent example of a very sought after and seldom seen historic ‘ Canadian Only’ Ford /Meteor.