Ford Fordor Sedan (diecast 1:64, Greenlight)

  • Ford Fordor Sedan (from 1947)
  • Greenlight
  • 1:64
  • Showcase model / No engine
  • diecast
  • red
  • online dealer (MCW)
  • 10,00 EUR
  • In near mint condition
  • Original packaging exists
  • Not for sale
Limited edition
 
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The Original: A Classic Sedan

The model that this 1/64 scale miniature is based on is most likely the Ford Fordor Sedan. Production of this particular generation started in 1941 and lasted until 1948. This vehicle generation was often seen in the USA, as it was one of the best-selling cars of that time. The sedan was known for its sturdy construction and the distinctive design of the early 1940s. The Ford Fordor Sedan could accommodate five passengers and over the years, it was equipped with various engines, including a 3.9-liter V8 engine with 90 horsepower. Technical highlights of the vehicle included hydraulic brakes and a manual 3-speed transmission, providing good performance and control. Notably, the engineer and designer involved in the development of this model was E.T. Gregorie.


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The Context of the Ford Fordor Sedan

To better understand the era of the 1941 Ford Fordor Sedan, it's worth looking at important events of that time. In 1941, the United States entered World War II after the attack on Pearl Harbor, a significant political event that shaped world history. In the music scene, the famous song "Chattanooga Choo Choo" by Glenn Miller was released, reflecting the zeitgeist of the early 40s. These events offer a timeline for this iconic vehicle created during a politically and culturally significant era.

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The Collector's Model: Precision in 1/64 Scale

This model car is an exact replica based on the Ford Fordor Sedan and was manufactured at a scale of 1/64. Produced by Greenlight, this diecast model car has a rugged and authentic look. What sets this model car apart is the detailed representation, including the chrome grille, true-to-original rims, and accurate proportions of the original. This replica is part of a limited edition, which further enhances its appeal to collectors. "Fred's" model is a particularly beautiful replica, with a two-tone paint job in orange and silver that wonderfully captures the classic design of the original.

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Details and Special Features

Greenlight paid attention to replicating authentic details in this model. The orange and silver paint job gives the model an elegant look, especially when combined with the chrome rims. This model was specifically designed and produced for collectors in a limited edition at a 1/64 scale. Visible details include the fine lines and curves of the original as well as functional parts like the headlights and true-to-original hubcaps. E.T. Gregorie was one of the key technicians and engineers involved in the development process.


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