For Sale: 1957 Ford Thunderbird in Fairmont City, Illinois


Vehicle Description

For sale in our Orlando Florida showroom is a 1957 Ford Thunderbird. The Ford Thunderbird began life in February 1953 in direct response to Chevrolet's new sports car, the Corvette, which was publicly unveiled in prototype form just a month before. Under rapid development, the Thunderbird went from idea to prototype in about a year, being unveiled to the public at the Detroit Auto Show on February 20, 1954. Like the Corvette, the Thunderbird had a two-seat coupe/convertible layout. Production of the Thunderbird began later on in 1954 on September 9 with the car beginning sales as a 1955 model on October 22, 1954. Though sharing some design characteristics with other Fords of the time, such as single, circular headlamps and tail lamps and modest tailfins, the Thunderbird was sleeker and more athletic in shape, and had features like a faux hood scoop and a 140 mph speedometer hinting a higher performance nature that other Fords didn't possess. This particular Thunderbird has has the 289 V8 engine and 3spd automatic , and is in good driver quality condition. The exterior is finished in a deep burgundy color and features at white removable hard top. It has chrome accents that make this car stand out in the crowd. The interior wasn’t forgotten on this classic either, and features black and white vinyl bench seat and contrasting carpets and headliner. All in all, this adds up to a porthole window Baby Bird that really is a joy to drive. It is hard to not look good driving a Thunderbird, especially when it is a T-Bird that looks this good. Call us today about this sweet little bit of nostalgia! To view this vehicle in greater detail including HD pictures and videos, visit For additional information on this 1957 Ford Thunderbird, email us at or call 407-771-2000. - See more at:

Vehicle Details

  • Listing ID:CC-925983
  • Year:1957
  • Make:Ford
  • Model:Thunderbird
  • Exterior Color:Burgundy
  • Interior Color:White
  • Transmission:Automatic
  • Odometer:38
  • Stock Number:ORD663