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Lot # FR0138

1984 Ford

Ranger XLT

VIN: IFTCR11S9EUC93857
Auction:
2021 July
Run Day:
Friday
Year
1984
Make
Ford
Model
Ranger
Doors
2
Body Color
Orange
Interior Color
Tan
Body Style
Pickup Truck

One of a Kind Factory Built Custom Show Truck


Vehicle Highlights
  • One of a Kind Factory Built Custom Show Truck
  • Designated as the 500,000th Ranger Built at the Louisville Assembly Plant
  • The Idea of Building a Custom Truck for Show & Display Was Presented to the Louisville Plant's Body Maintenance Employee Involvement Group in November of 1983
  • The Design was Submitted & Approved in February of 1984 & Assembly of the Truck Began in March of 1984
  • A Plant-Wide Contest was Held to Determine an Appropriate Name for the Truck / The Name "Team Machine" was Selected From Over 100 Entries
  • The Custom Ranger Made It's Debut at the 1984 Kentucky Derby Festival Parade
  • Over the Next Year the Truck was Displayed at Numerous Shows & Dealerships Including the 1985 Chicago Auto Show
  • Later in 1985 a Raffle was Held at the Plant with the Winner Getting to Purchase the Truck
  • It Remained in Louisville Until 2014 When it was Sold a Buyer in Tennessee
  • The Truck Remained in Tennessee Until May of 2021 When it was Purchased by the Current Owner in Virginia
  • 2.8L V6 Engine
  • 4 Speed Manual Transmission
  • Power Steering
  • Power Front Disc Brakes
  • Manual Locking Hubs
  • A/C
  • AM/FM Stereo
  • Cruise Control
  • Factory Custom Modifications Include: Flared Fenders, Rounded Door Corners, Hood Scoop, Dual Recessed Antennas, Shaved Door Handles, Roll Bar, Brush Guard, Louvered Gas Door, Louvered Chrome Tailgate Panel, 5" Lift, Oversized Wheels & Tires, Custom Upholstery
  • All Work Was Done at the Plant
  • After the Initial Customizing, the Truck Was Put Back on the Assembly Line to be Finished So That All Employees Could Feel They Helped Create the Special Ranger
  • Per Title Mileage Exempt / CARFAX Indicates 30K Actual Miles