Ford Galaxie is a large-size model manufactured by Ford from 1959 to 1974. Ford Galaxie was the high volume counterpart to the Chevrolet Impala. Most of Ford Galaxie models were high-performance, racing specification machines, a larger forebear to the muscle car era. Others were plain family sedans.
In 1959 Ford Galaxie was introduced in late 1958 with Fairlane 500 as the top trim level. In 1962 Ford Galaxie name was applied to all of Ford's full size models, as the Fairlane moved to a new intermediate and Custom was temporarily retired.
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