• We are currently looking for experienced automotive journalists and editors to join our team.  Make $60k-$80k per year doing what you love. We are also looking for an experienced forum moderator to join our team. See details here. ×

Mr. Regular’s 1960 ‘Vagabond’ Ford Falcon Is Finished At Last: Video

Sponsored Links

Fans of Regular Car Reviews and return readers of this website alike will surely recall the 1960 Ford Falcon being “restomodded” by Mr. Regular.

That car – nicknamed the “Vagabond” Ford Falcon – is now complete, and Mr. Regular published his first video with the finished product just today. You can check it out above.

Mr. Regular’s “new” Vagabond Ford Falcon features a Frankensteined powertrain incorporating the 302-cubic-inch V8 (nicknamed “Redeemer”) and 4-speed automatic from a 1993 Thunderbird, the 8.8-inch limited-slip rear end from a 1998 Ford Explorer, and an Edelbrock carburetor fed by a mechanical fuel pump. Much more of the car’s mechanicals have been fiddled with, as well, with a custom, wrapped 4-to-1 exhaust fitted, and frame-strengthening rails installed to help the unibody to cope with the engine’s extra torque.

Sponsored Links

Mr. Regular has yet to dyno-test his 1960 Ford Falcon, but according to Bruce Henn, who did the bulk of the work in building the car, output is likely around 240 to 250 horsepower with roughly the same torque in lb-ft.

Be sure to get the full scoop from the esteemed Mr. Regular himself in the video piece above.

Sponsored Links
Sponsored Links

Subscribe to Ford Authority
For around-the-clock Ford news coverage


We'll send you one email per day with the latest Ford updates.

It's totally free.

  • Want to see your Ford vehicle or build featured on Ford Authority? We welcome your submissions. See here for details. ×

Written by Aaron Brzozowski

Aaron Brzozowski is a writer and motoring enthusiast from Detroit with an affinity for '80s German steel. He is not active on the Twitter these days, but you may send him a courier pigeon.

Sponsored Links

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Ad Agency Hudson Rouge’s Strategy For Lincoln Motor Company

Ford Offers New Loyalty Incentive Exclusively For Mustang Owners