Now for sale in our Houston Showroom is this beautifully restored Steel Blue 1959 Ford Thunderbird. This 1959 has all of the class and sass that a luxury car could sport during the 50's era. With long lines that stretch from front to back, the dual horizontal headlights in the front to all the chrome on the planet the 1959 Ford Thunderbird was the talk of the town. Powering this 1959 Ford Thunderbird is a rebuilt 352CID V8 that is believed to be the original as well. It has all the pep to its step, you will not mistake the rumble with this powerhouse. Backing this big V8 is a smooth shifting automatic Transmission that was rebuilt as well and will give you the ride that only a luxury car owner could have. This car has undergone a complete frame off restoration back in 2006 by Vintage Ford Connection of Phoenix, AZ. This car has been well documented through its restoration and even includes the original build sheet. With most engine components being replaced and some being rebuilt this car would make for a classic to take on a nice weekend drive. Some of these new components include a Holley carburetor, new distributor, fuel pump, and engine core. Receipt total up to over $36,000 worth of work and I must say it was done well. All the door, window, and trunk seals have been replaced to ensure the interior of the car stays dry if you choose to drive on those rainy days. This car handles great as well, with all new suspension components to include upper and lower ball joints, shocks, tie rods, and the control arms. The exterior is PPG Steel Blue paint that crisp and clean throughout the car. All the chrome trimming has been replaced as well and shines great in the sun. As you climb inside this beautiful 1959 Ford Thunderbird for sale you can rest on beige vinyl interior. This interior is in great condition with no major rips and tears. You and your passengers will all ride in comfort while cruising down the road, with dual buckets and a nice console in the front center to the rear bench/buckets in the rear. This 1959 Ford Thunderbird for sale has options that future: AM Radio, Power Steering and Power brakes, Seat belts and radial tires that are wrapped around steel wheels adorned with chrome hub caps. For even more information on this 1959 Ford Thunderbird located in our Houston showroom come by and see us or contact the showroom at (832)243-6220 or email the showroom at Houston@GatewayClassicCars.com
Pick of the Day driven less than 80,000 miles since new
Car is being sold because owner lost its indoor storage spot
This is the sixth vehicle in the 30-day Countdown to Barrett-Jackson’s 47th annual Scottsdale auction.
The “square-bird” four-seater models that replaced Ford’s iconic Thunderbird roadsters are considered the original “personal luxury” cars.
Barrett-Jackson auctioned off in Scottsdale the impeccable silver-gray 1956 Ford Thunderbird that the legendary Frank Sinatra drove around Palm Springs, California, when he was not off with the rest of the Rat Pack.
Strikingly elegant was the thought that popped to mind when this triple black 1966 Ford Thunderbird appeared as I clicked through candidates for Pick of the Day.
The first-generation two-seat Ford Thunderbird is always a favorite among classic and collector car owners, which sometimes leaves the second generation largely overlooked.
The Ford Thunderbird has gone through many iterations during its design and market focus.
After a visit to Europe in the early 1950s, Henry Ford II decided he wanted to build a two-seat, convertible sports car for the American public.