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1979 Ford Ranchero GT
½ Ton Sedan-Pickup

Model Year History Overview:
The 1979 ranchero was unchanged from its first styling change in 1977.  It had rectangular stacked headlights, a crisscross pattern rectangular grille, and fender integral wraparound parking lights.  It also had new doors and revised quarter panels.  Standard features included a SelectShift Cruise-O-Matic transmission, power brakes and steering, wiper-mounted windshield washer jets, bright hubcaps, bright windshield and drip rail, and cargo body moldings.  In addition to most items on the base Ranchero 500, the Ranchero GT was equipped with a Flight Bench seat, a GT stripe, dual sport mirrors, bright hubcaps with trim rings, and a Sport instrumentation group with turned cluster appliqué.
Total 1979 Ford Ranchero: 25,010
Total 1979 Ranchero GT Production: 12,159
Originally Sold To: N/A
Original MSRP:  $6,289.00

1979 Ford Ranchero GT
½ Ton Sedan-Pickup
VIN Number:  9H48H102187
Date of Manufacture:  N/A
Assembly Plant:  N/A
Exterior Color:  Bronze Metallic w/White Side Stripes
Convertible Top: N/A
Interior Trim:  Tan Vinyl
Engine:  351M (modified) CID Ford OHV V-8 / 162 Horsepower / Bore/Stroke:  4.00”X 3.50”
Transmission:  Selectshift Cruise-O-Matic

  • AM/FM Push Button Radio w/Cassette
  • Power Steering & Brakes
  • Heater & Defroster
  • Power Seat
  • Air Conditioner
  • Auxiliary Fuel Tank
  • Spray-On Bedliner
  • BFGoodrich, Blackwall Radial Tires w/Raised-White Letters

Wheelbase:  118.0 inches
Weight:  3,716 LBS
5,452-5,904-LB GVW

Stock Number: C 75
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