Rare 1954 Ford with see-through hood also has history with the FBI

Pick of the Day is a 1954 Ford Crestliner that not only is rare but has a mysterious history. 

According to the advertisement on ClassicCars.com, the private seller of this bright-blue hardtop coupe points out that Ford produced a run of only 200 such special-edition vehicles, which were equipped not only with glass roof panels but with a glass hood window to showcase the cars’ engines.

The cars were sold only for display in Ford dealership showrooms. The seller notes that this car went to a Ford dealer in Washington state.

The seller also notes that the car was equipped with 27 factory options, including air conditioning, under-hood lighting and power windows and seats.

According to the ad, the seller bought the car in 2014 after it had spent 20 years in the possession of the Federal Bureau of Investigation, and that the

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