1957 Ford Thunderbird in EXCELLENT condition. This classic has been redone in the last 3 years and shows and runs very well.
Here are a few of the current restorations that were done to this classic: New FLAME RED exterior high quality paint job, new red & white interior including seats, interior doors, new red 14in steering wheel, new red carpet and liner, new red drop curtain, dashboard dyed red to match interior.
Original 312 V8 engine rebuilt & rebored with Holly 4bbl carb with new jets for 2000ft elev (extra Holly carb included). Power steering
Two tops: Red fiberglass and white canvass soft top, Canvass top is in fair shape with some water staining on sides and several small holes on side of top (see images).
Brand new tires and custom wheel covers with extra original wheel covers included. New windshield and visors. New seat console. Deluxe car cover (Gray). 1957 Maintenance Manual and parts catalog (original).
Pick of the Day driven less than 80,000 miles since new
Car is being sold because owner lost its indoor storage spot
This is the sixth vehicle in the 30-day Countdown to Barrett-Jackson’s 47th annual Scottsdale auction.
The “square-bird” four-seater models that replaced Ford’s iconic Thunderbird roadsters are considered the original “personal luxury” cars.
Barrett-Jackson auctioned off in Scottsdale the impeccable silver-gray 1956 Ford Thunderbird that the legendary Frank Sinatra drove around Palm Springs, California, when he was not off with the rest of the Rat Pack.
Strikingly elegant was the thought that popped to mind when this triple black 1966 Ford Thunderbird appeared as I clicked through candidates for Pick of the Day.
The first-generation two-seat Ford Thunderbird is always a favorite among classic and collector car owners, which sometimes leaves the second generation largely overlooked.
The Ford Thunderbird has gone through many iterations during its design and market focus.
After a visit to Europe in the early 1950s, Henry Ford II decided he wanted to build a two-seat, convertible sports car for the American public.