Vehicle Description

1962 Thunderbird Sports Roadster Conversion with 124,000 miles. The Third Generation Of The Ford Thunderbird Is a personal luxury car produced by Ford for the 1961 To 1963 model years. It featured a much sleeker styling than the second-generation models. The jet age is in full swing; the country is riding high on Beatle mania, towering beehive hair doo's, fur boots, and getting to the moon before the end of the decade. To mirror these times Ford Motor Company put elements of design into the Thunderbird for 1962. The"Bullet Bird", to which it was commonly referred, has a very elegant design ending with taillight housings which were to remind the viewer of turbines or rocket engines. This car is a very nice solid sleek styled Thunderbird Convertible with added SPORTS PACKAGE of Grab Bar and Rear Tonneau Cover, and all associated emblems that identified the Sports Roadster visually. It has a very solid and smooth running powerful 390 CID With 4 Barrel Carburetor, VIN Code "85Z', Raven Black with White Convertible top and black leather interior built on 27 Dec., 1962 in Wixom, Mich. This is a California car with chrome package paired with cruise-o-matic Power Glide 3-speed transmission. has 48-spoke Kelsey-Hayes designed wire wheels. Special badges on front fenders, Sports Roadster package includes fiberglass tonneau cover that covers the beautiful couch like curved back seats creating a 2-seater appearance and all other trim features that were on the only 1427 true Sports Roadsters manufactured. All the coveted options available including power steering, power windows, power brakes, power driver's seat, factory air conditioning, and the unique swing away steering wheel column that always attracts attention at car shows. Fresh Rebuilt Carburetor, Smooth Shifting Cruise O Matic Automatic Transmission Well Optioned With: Power Steering - Newer Power Brakes - Newer Shocks - Power Windows - Power Drivers Bucket Seat - In Dash Clock not working.

Vehicle Details

  • Listing ID:CC-1303839
  • Price:$38,495
  • Location:Cadillac, Michigan
  • Year:1962
  • Make:Ford
  • Model:Thunderbird
  • Odometer:0
  • Stock Number:245748
  • VIN:AAH22576