For Sale: 1966 Ford Thunderbird in Canton, Ohio

Vehicle Description

"Once again, Thunderbird leads the way in luxury."  This is how Ford described Thunderbird for 1966.  Our Town Landau Coupe was purchased new at L. F. Donnell Inc. in Youngstown Ohio on October 11, 1965.  The original owner kept the car until 1973 with only 38 k original miles.  

Owner number 2, was a serious Thunderbird enthusiast, having owned them since 1959.  

This car was a pleasure vehicle, only used for special occasions.  

Finished in code V Emberglow metallic, the car was disassembled and repainted sometime in the late 1970s.  This repaint sill looks like "show quality" work.  The interior is completely original, including the carpets  and still looks fantastic.  

Options would include; factory AC, power steering, power brakes, power windows, power vent windows, power door locks, factory AM/FM radio, 8-way power driver's bucket seat, 8-way power passenger bucket seat, both seats recline with headrests, headliner gauges, slide-away steering column, dual-chrome mirrors, fender skirts.  Everything on this car functions as it should.  

Open the trunk, and you'll find the original trunk mats, complete spare tire and jack tools, the original jacking instructions label is still attached to the underside of the deck lid.  You'll also see original assembly line markings on the underside of the deck lid, as pictured.  

Powered by the original 390 cubic inch 4 barrel motor and automatic transmission.  

Recent re-chromed bumpers, front and rear.  

Recent mechanical components; new battery, new alternator, new voltage regulator, new clutch fan, re-cored radiator, new surge tank, new belts, new hoses, new power booster, new master cylinder, new fuel gauge with low-fuel indicator, rebuilt clock, new tie-rods and front end alignment.  New U joints, new front shocks, new "NOS" trunk weather strips.  Rolling on newer Goodyear whitewall radial tires.  

This car was loved and cherished by it's second owner and only accumulated roughly, 4k additional miles since 1973.  

This Thunderbird was featured on the cover of Larry's Thunderbird and Mustang Catalog, in 2018.  

Documented with original owners manual, broadcast sheet, dealer invoice, original showroom brochure, original selling dealer envelope.  

This is a super, high-quality, blue-chip investment vehicle.  Only 41k actual and original miles.  

 

Vehicle Details

  • 1966 Ford Thunderbird
  • Listing ID:CC-1557986
  • Price:$25,995
  • Location:Canton, Ohio
  • Year:1966
  • Make:Ford
  • Model:Thunderbird
  • Exterior Color:Emberglo
  • Interior Color:Tan
  • Transmission:Automatic
  • Engine Size:V-8
  • Odometer:41000
  • Trim Level:Town Landau
  • Title Status:Clear
  • Vinyl Roof:Yes
  • Restoration History:Partially Restored
  • Exterior Condition:Excellent
  • Seat Material:Leather
  • Air Conditioning:Yes
  • AM/FM Radio:Yes
  • Bucket Seats:Yes
  • Power Brakes:Yes
  • Power Steering:Yes
  • Power Locks:Yes
  • Power Windows:Yes
  • Power Seats:Yes
  • Tilt Wheel:Yes
  • Engine History:Original
  • Engine Condition:Running
  • Drive Train:Rear-wheel drive

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