This low mileage red Thunderbird is in good condition. The steel-bodied 1955 T-bird has the standard removable fiberglass hardtop with roll-up windows. The Thunderbird V-8 is a 292 cubic-inch Y-block topped by a single four-barrel carburetor with dual exhaust, power steering and Ford-O-Matic automatic tranny. The interior has a red/white leather bench power seat, tach, telescopic steering wheel, clock and original AM radio. The car has around 46K actual miles. This a straight and solid car that runs great and everything works. The hardtop lift is included with the sale.
An inspection can be arranged by appointment only. If the car needs to be shipped, we will ensure the car is available for the transporter's schedule. Reasonable offers will be considered. If you have questions or want to discuss the car, contact Randy at 612-619-2252.
I do marketing consignments for customers who don't have time to set up ads for their vehicle or don't use the internet. I charge a flat fee up front and do not collect any consignment fees when the vehicle sells. I am not a dealer. The vehicle remains in the owner's possession. I handle inquiries. When the potential buyer becomes serious, I put them in touch with the owner who can answer specific questions about the vehicle.
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