See the ’78 Ford Fairmont… a new car for the future (1977)

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The '78 Ford Fairmont... a new car for the future (1977)

The ’78 Fairmont: Three of the reasons so many people are buying Ford Fairmont

Most room for the money of any car or wagon. Based on official government EPA interior volume index and sticker prices.

Highest mileage rating of any mid-size car. EPA estimates – 33 mpg hwy, 23 city. With 2.3 litre engine and 4 speed manual transmission. Your actual mileage may vary according to how and where you drive, your car’s condition and optional equipment. Calif. ratings lower.

Lowest sticker price of any mid-size car. 2 door sticker prices start at $3,589. Model shown is $3,757 excluding title, taxes and destination charges.

1978 Ford Fairmont vintage cars


Introducing the new Fairmont. The Ford in your future.

Ford Fairmont: a new car combining fuel efficiency, space efficiency, cost efficiency.

For 1978, Ford is introducing Fairmont …a new car for the future. A car built for today, but designed for the years ahead.

Ford Fairmont has a surprising combination of qualities. Trim outside. and easy on gas. Yet roomy inside. Stylish. but it doesn’t cost a lot. That’s Fairmont. Fuel efficient. Fairmont’s gas mileage is excellent. With either four-speed manual or automatic transmission, Fairmont has the best mileage rating in its class. In fact, Fairmont’s mileage is like many smaller cars.

The '78 Ford Fairmont (3)

The '78 Ford Fairmont (1)

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’78 Ford Fairmont: 4-door sedan, 2-door sedan & Squire wagon

Wide expanses of glass give Fairmont excellent visibility all around. Cost efficient. Fairmont base sticker prices are surprisingly low. In fact, no other car with Fairmont’s room and mileage rating has a lower sticker price.

The '78 Ford Fairmont (2)


90% of the head, leg and shoulder room of most large cars

Fairmont Squire Wagon – Fairmont 2-door sedan – Fairmont 4-door sedan

$3956 as shown / $3663 base sticker price – New Ford Fairmont: 33 MPG (hwy), 23 MPG (city)

The '78 Ford Fairmont (4)

The '78 Ford Fairmont (5)

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