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The following page provides a range of photos of the Ford
Custom Twin Spinner  Ambulance introduced into
 the Victorian Ambulance Service from 1951

 

 
 

Released on the 28th May 1951, the Ford Custom Twin Spinner replaced the Single Spinner.  This new model costing 1189 in it's utility version, continued with it's V8 engine, allowing speeds of up to 86 mph.  Most changes to the Twin Spinner were however cosmetic and for comfort, including an all new dash layout, lamp tail changes, and a larger rear window.  Production ceased in 1952 when the new Ford Customline and the Ford Mainline was released.

 

 

 

Colac's 1951 Twin Spinner

Goulburn Valley's 1951 Twin Spinner  (left) and a
1953 Customline - boot loading Sedan Ambulance (right)

 

 

 

 
Ballarat's 1951 Twin Spinner

 

 
 
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