Hemmings find of the day: 1997 Ford Crown Vic converted wagon

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    Hemmings find of the day: 1997 Ford Crown Vic converted wagon

    Someone did a nice conversion job to transform a Ford Crown Vic sedan into a station wagon
    http://blog.hemmings.com/index.php/2...station-wagon/

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    Re: Hemmings find of the day: 1997 Ford Crown Vic converted wagon

    Hey, that looks plum nice!
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    Re: Hemmings find of the day: 1997 Ford Crown Vic converted wagon

    it is evident they used a taurus wagon tail, but regardless, they did an amazing job! Great find!!
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    Re: Hemmings find of the day: 1997 Ford Crown Vic converted wagon

    Pretty well done, I wondered what a wagon version of these would have looked like since they never offered one, according to a Ford designer at the time, they never even considered drawing up a wagon proposal.

    It gets a little strange with the transition from the narrower Taurus roof to the wider LTD body.

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    Re: Hemmings find of the day: 1997 Ford Crown Vic converted wagon

    That looks terrible, I mean come on guys, that is horrible looking

    A lot of work for the fabrication yes, but the look is terrible

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    Re: Hemmings find of the day: 1997 Ford Crown Vic converted wagon

    They should have widened and lengthened the Taurus rear assembly to better fit the CV BUT still the workmanship looks great
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    Re: Hemmings find of the day: 1997 Ford Crown Vic converted wagon

    Quote Originally Posted by Smaart Aas Saabr View Post
    That looks terrible, I mean come on guys, that is horrible looking

    A lot of work for the fabrication yes, but the look is terrible
    Agree. It's like "There, I fixed it" got plastic surgery.

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    Re: Hemmings find of the day: 1997 Ford Crown Vic converted wagon

    Admire the work, just didn't come out right IMO.

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    Re: Hemmings find of the day: 1997 Ford Crown Vic converted wagon

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    Re: Hemmings find of the day: 1997 Ford Crown Vic converted wagon

    Love the idea, and I suppose they did they best they could using Ford parts... but, well, it's a little weird. Might have worked as well with an Explorer rear section...
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