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For Sale: 1956 Ford Thunderbird in Volo, Illinois

Vehicle Description

Restored by Thunderbird expert Amos Minter. They went through the car making it look and function amazing. Only 75 miles since finished. It also has some of their upgrades including air conditioning, tonneau cover, convertible top, wire wheels, alternator conversion, front to back carpet and more.

EXTERIOR: She is very easy on the eyes! In addition to the ram air hood scoop 1956 features a continental kit and wing windows. The body is pristine. Laser straight, no rust or damage. The colonial white is better than when the car was new. It has a smooth glossy finish. The chrome and trim sparkles. The wheels really sparkle! It has 5 wire wheels with red centers and spinners. 4 radial wide whitewalls. The removable porthole hardtop is restored like new. New white convertible top. It also has a new white tonneau cover.

INTERIOR: Eye popping red-white 2 tone. The seat is recushioned and has correct upholstery with Thunderbird logo embossed. New door panels and visors. It has new carpet including behind the seat. Very plush embroidered floor mats.the dash area is restored like new. The vinyl covering, knobs, heater controls, gauges etc are mint. It has upgraded retro stereo. Reproduction steering wheel has a smaller diameter which makes getting in easier.

ENGINE COMPARTMENT: Very detailed motor compartment. It features power steering and the engine dress up kit. It also has a modern air conditioning system neatly added. The generator was upgraded to an alternater. It has the 312 motor making 225 hp, it runs smooth as silk. The engine bay is painted very nicely. All the components look like new. It has the washer fluid bag, has correct hoses and clamps, battery is secured.

TRUNK COMPARTMENT: Painted very nicely. It has a carpet liner kit. Jack assembly is properly secured. A new car cover is included.

UNDERSIDE: Very solid, no rust. Upfront the shocks, power steering system and misc bushings were replaced. In back the springs and bushings were replaced, upgraded air shocks and swaybar. The dual exhaust system looks new. The brakes were rebuilt. The fuel tank and sending unit were replaced. Looking up at the motor it is spotless, starter looks new. The Cruise-o-matic trans was serviced. The rear end was inspected and fluid changed.

This is a head turner that has the upgrades that make it a fantastic driver!

I, Jay Grams, take pride in personally writing the descriptions for virtually every car for about the last 30 years now. A significant amount of effort goes into fact checking. What I am offering is my professional impression of the vehicle.
Our salesmen are happy to assist with descriptions and making sure your questions are answered. One great suggestion is letting us do a walk around video that explains the car's condition in detail.
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Air conditioning
Power steering
5 wire wheels
Radial whitewalls
Porthole top
Convertible top
Tonneau cover
Engine dress up
Power seat
Retro stereo

Vehicle Details

  • 1956 Ford Thunderbird
  • Listing ID: CC-1613497
  • Price: $84,998
  • Location:Volo, Illinois
  • Year:1956
  • Make:Ford
  • Model:Thunderbird
  • Exterior Color:Colonial White
  • Interior Color:Red And White
  • Transmission:Automatic
  • Odometer:0
  • Stock Number:V20325
  • VIN:P6FH30
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