1961 Facel Vega HK500
Rare model.... this example is one of less than 500 ever produced. French design and production with Chrysler supplied V/8 engine and transmission. Very popular in its time with Movie Stars, dignitaries etc... This car is equipped with a very uncommon Factory metal sunroof; also has 4 wheel disc brakes. Number Matching (Facel's #) engine per a production run copy that came with car (see photo....verifies colors and sunroof).
Very original, rust free no accident car with one older repaint in Factory color of "Tudor Grey" with a great contrasting beige leather interior. Still has Factory interior with exception of front seat leather and carpet... both replaced by prior long time owner with quality materials in correct pattern. The remaining original panels / rear are in good condition with slight and have been re-dyed as original some time ago. The wood dash finish still shows excellent..... Driven sparingly it only has 79K kilometers. In Hollywood California since 1965 with the same owner; he acquired in Paris France in 1965. According to production record car originally delivered to "Sarre"; believed to be short for Sarre-Union, a town near the France - Germany border. Car has it's original Facel Data Plate along with a second plate from Germany with weight etc. Both show the cars serial number of CC7. Runs well, paint is showing age with some chips and slight lacquer checking upon close inspection.
**Note: several interior pictures show a "lighter" color due to my camera and light. The first 2 pictures you see is the natural beige / tan color.
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