The FV1 was Facel Vegas second model which was an updated version of the FV. It was made in limited production and to a very high standard. Power for the car came from Chrysler’s Firedome V8.
The $7,000 pricetag of the FV1 limited production to around 100 coupes and convertibles.
1955 Facel Vega FV-1 Coupe FV155-050 – sold for $203,500 Likely the First Facel Vega Delivered to the US. Well-Maintained Restoration. One of 32 Built; Fewer than 15 Extant. Robust Chrysler Hemi Power Concours & Rally Participant.
Auction Source: The Scottsdale Auctions by Gooding & Company