1961 Econoline Pickup Truck

1961 Falcon Pickup

The Econoline Pickup was unibody cab-over construction with the engine sitting over the front I-Beam axle with a 7½ foot bed. To off-set the nose heavy front end, a 165-pound weight was mounted underneath the truck over the rear wheels. The 144 six and 3-speed transmission was standard, no other option was offered this year. 13″ wheels

Model Body Code Units Sold Weight lbs. Price
’61 Econoline 3-window Standard Pickup 87A (E10) 11,893 2588 $1,880
’61 Econoline 5-window Custom Pickup 87B (E10) 3,000

The above production information has been obtained from various sources and cross-checked when possible. Although it is thought to be reliable, a person considering a Falcon based on its rarity should conduct his or her own research.