Ford interceptor 1980. Find the best ford crown victoria police interceptor for sale near you. Ford division study finds 58 of police vehicles in use in the 50 largest cities in the us. First official ford models for police service introduced featuring a 110 special highway patrol v8 engine.
I am considering building an 80s box body crown victoria that is a 351 windsor clone. The ford ltd crown victoria was a line of full size cars produced by ford from 1980 to 1991. Heres why the sight of even a civilian crown vic now induces pavlovian application of brakes in.
2003 ford ranger v6 40 stalls after iding for 5 minutes or more. 1980s ltd crown victoria police interceptor. 1980 ford crown victoria find your next car by browsing our extensive new and pre owned 1980 ford crown victoria listings.
By jason shafer. By 1985 sales began to pick up and by 1990 the big ford police car was selling just about even with the chevy caprice. By 1980 the demand for engines this size had waned and it only made sense to continue the.
Every used car for sale comes with a free carfax report. The ford crown victoria is the only panther vehicle which was produced for the 2012 model year as the mercury grand marquis lincoln town car and ford crown victoria police interceptor were discontinued during the 2011 model year. The ford crown victoria police interceptor is designed with special heavy duty parts so that it can withstand hard use from police work.
There is a check engine light on. Mustang patrol model introduced. Research the latest ford crown victoria body styles read detailed model specifications and features compare with other models and locate ford dealerships near you where you can purchase your next vehicle.
Full sized ford police car was not a big seller up to the mid 1980s because police cars from dodge plymouth and chevrolet were better overall during those years. Ford police interceptor history 1950. Ford made this special version of the crown victoria from 1992 to 2011 and it is still one of the most popular cars for law enforcement in the us.
Introduced as the flagship of the ford ltd range for 1980 the ltd crown victoria was marketed as the ford counterpart of the mercury grand marquis. The 351c thus saving ford money. But first i need to know more about the police interceptor vics.
The 351m was still being built at this time to supplement the 351w production. The fe engines were advertised as being an interceptor v8.