For Sale: 1978 Ford Thunderbird in O'Fallon, Illinois

Vehicle Description

Gateway Classic Cars of Louisville is proud to present this 1978 Ford Thunderbird Diamond Jubilee! Debuting all the way back in 1955, the Thunderbird was Ford's immediate response to the newly marketed mighty Corvette. It was rushed from idea to prototype in under a year! The Thunderbird would become one of Ford's longest produced cars. Spanning from 1955-1997, and 2002-2005, the Thunderbird would see not just a few redesigns, but 11 generations in total! This model is from '78, a 7th generation and a Diamond Jubilee to boot! The Diamond Jubilee was made to commemorate Ford's 75th anniversary as an automotive manufacturer. Offering nearly every available option and with exclusive colors it pushed the price to nearly double the base model! The Diamond Blue paint is a great color on the car, not just exclusive to the model but just a solid color on this car. The matching blue cloth interior is in great shape and very comfortable. Under the hood is a 5.8L 351ci V8 backed by a C6 Automatic transmission. Current owner has had her for over 7 years. The odometer shows 39k miles and is believed original, title supports the claim. The title is clean and clear and ready to be transferred into your name now! Options on this T-bird include: A/C, Power Steering, Power Brakes, Power Windows/Locks/Seats, Cloth Seats, Tilt Wheel, Cruise Control, AM/FM Radio, Seat Belts, aluminum Wheels, and White Wall Tires. This 1978 Ford Thunderbird Diamond Jubilee is offered by our Louisville Showroom and can be seen in greater detail including 100+ HD pictures and an HD video at For additional information please call our knowledgeable staff at (812) 294-1555 or email us at [email protected]

Vehicle Details

  • 1978 Ford Thunderbird
  • Listing ID: CC-1662897
  • Price: $14,500
  • Location:O'Fallon, Illinois
  • Year:1978
  • Make:Ford
  • Model:Thunderbird
  • Exterior Color:Diamond Blue Metallic
  • Interior Color:Blue
  • Transmission:Automatic
  • Odometer:39073
  • Stock Number:LOU2818
  • VIN:GCCLOU2818
Listed By:
Gateway Classic Cars
1237 Central Park Dr
O'Fallon, IL 62269

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