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For Sale: 1955 Ford Thunderbird
in Frankfort, Illinois

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Windy City Auto Gallery
Windy City Auto Gallery
Frankfort
Frankfort, IL 60423
888-703-1663
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Description
 
Beautiful Restored 1955 Thunderbird The introductory T-Bird had style in spades, owing to its low, two-seat bodywork. (Ford pointed out in advertising that the Thunderbirds height from the cowl to the ground was just slightly more than three feet.) It had a 102-inch wheelbase -- more than a foot shorter than a 1955 Ford sedan -- yet borrowed heavily from the many new styling touches adopted for the years full-size Fords. The Thunderbird managed to avoid being cluttered with excessive chrome trim or outlandish two-tone paint schemes. There are over 120 pictures of this car in the ad below, including detailed exterior, interior, engine, trunk and undercarriage. Please let them load on your computer, it will take some time because of the size. WE WILL NOT RESPOND to emails asking for the reserve, or selling price. If you would like to discuss a purchase, GIVE US A CALL 815-953-6843 For sale by owner, this Thunderbird was acquired by him from an estate sale about 9 years ago and was restored prior to his ownership. Please let all the pictures load (there are over 120) to see the great condition of this rare Ford. We dont know everything that was done over the years, the following is what we do know. The odometer shows 93,000 miles and is believed to be correct, but the car is being sold as exempt because of the age. Originally from New Mexico, it appears to be an older professional restoration to stock condition with some recent cosmetic improvements. The car was repainted the original Raven Black, all the exterior chrome and trim has either been replaced or replated as needed, the interior has been redone and the undercarriage is exceptionally solid and clean. The engine is a rebuilt 292 V-8 mated to a 3 speed automatic transmission, it has power steering and power brakes. Within the last few years it has received a new convertible top, new carpeting, new tires and some general maintenance items. For all the car guys out there what follows are the details. Vin # P5FH233123 DATA PLATE; BODY COLOR TRIM PRODUCTION CODE 40-A A XA 8G-1 292 V-8 Engine; 3-Speed Automatic Transmission; Power Steering; Power Brakes; Power Seat; This car looks and runs terrific and I would not hesitate to drive it anywhere. While this is not a #1 show piece, it is very nice and is sure to take home some awards (and has in the past) at any local or regional car show. Please remember that this car is 59 years old and not perfect. The paint has some minor imperfections too small to see in the photos, the clock and temperature gage are inoperable. Disclaimer; This vehicle is for sale by a private party and the above information was provided by the owner. We can make no guarantee as to the accuracy of the information. All vehicles are sold AS-IS and WHERE IS with no express, written, or implied warranty, representation, or guarantee (including, but not limited to; warranties of merchantability and/or fitness for a particular purpose). We shall not be responsible for the correct description, authenticity, genuineness or defects herein and make no warranty in connection therewith. Any descriptions or representations are for identification purposes only and are not to be construed as a warranty of any type. It is the responsibility of the buyer to have thoroughly inspected the vehicle as to the condition and value and to purchase based solely upon that judgment. Seller assumes no responsibility for any repairs regardless of any oral statements about this vehicle. Seller is not responsible for typographical errors, printing errors, or omissions. The description above is for information purposes only and if you elect to forgo a personal inspection, we can make no guarantees as to your satisfaction with the vehicle. The seller shall make every reasonable attempt to disclose any known defects associated with this vehicle prior to the close of sale and we make a concerted effort to describe all items accurately, but do not expressly or implicitly guarantee the accuracy or adequacy of any description. Payment; Contact MUST be made within 24 hours of auction close. Full Payment must be made to the owner within 7 days from the auction close (unless other arrangements are made prior to auction close). Forms of payment accepted: Bank wire transfer or certified funds. International sales are bank wire transfer only. CUSTOMERS WITH ZERO OR NEGATIVE FEEDBACK MUST CONTACT US PRIOR TO BIDDING. OTHERWISE WE RESERVE THE RIGHT TO CANCEL YOUR BID. WINNING BIDDERS MUST FINALIZE SALE IN PERSON, OR BY TELEPHONE ONLY! Please understand this is only to protect the integrity of the auction and to minimize fraudulent activity. If you have a classic or collectible car to sell, consider using us to advertise it for you. We are eBay specialists with 100% positive feedback. Your vehicle will be represented exactly as you see here with up to 120 high quality photos and a complete description. For further information, please give us a call 815-953-6843 A FEW WORDS ABOUT OUR PICTURES; Our pictures are taken outdoors in natural daylight to show the actual condition. We feel that they show the vehicles as they really are, flaws and all. Unlike some other advertisers online, we do not use any type of photo enhancement software, artificial lighting or showroom settings. What you see in our pictures is what you get. No surprises!

STOCK/INV. NUMBER: 3123
Pricing Information
 
Asking Price
$27,900
Vehicle Location


Country
United States
 
City, State
Frankfort, IL
Zip
60423
Vehicle Basics

Odometer Reading
93747

Year
1955

VIN
P5FH233123

Exterior Details

Vehicle Color(s)
Black

Interior Details

Color(s)
Black

Transmission Details

Transmission Type
Automatic

 
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