1955 Ford Thunderbird for sale 101071439
1955 Ford Thunderbird
$53,500
Hillbank Motor Corporation
(877) 785-6254
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1955 Ford Thunderbird

Car for sale by Hillbank Motor Corporation in Irvine, California 92618

$53,500

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Classic Car Overview

This 55 T-Bird is stunningly beautiful, a true 1950s classic. Updated with a 1957 245HP 312ci V8 engine (not the 198HP 292ci standard for 1955) it carries vastly improved power. Installed are a 1957 manifold and holly carburetor. (Original manifold comes with the car) Standard Ford-O-Matic 3-speed transmission Lightweight fiberglass convertible top. Power steering, power brakes, power seats, all in excellent working order Aluminum radiator with seven blade fan for improved drivability, T-Birds were notorious for overheating. (Owner says from time to time it may still run hot if hes caught for an extended period in bumper to bumper LA traffic). The 6 Volt battery system has been replaced with a 12 V system. Battery is from a 1956 T-Bird and identical in size to the 1955 6 Volt Comes with the original convertible top - frame minus the vinyl. Legitimate Thunderbird wire wheels requiring an inner tube. Tires are not original bias ply and have been updated with radials for increased drivability. Trunk has been updated and contains a space saver spare tire with an extra inner-tube. Radio is new with trunk mounted custom Kenwood speakers. Buyer can easily source original radio if interested. This Stunning Example of American History is available for $53,500

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Vehicle Specifications

  • VIN
    P5FH185573
  • Classic Car ID
    101071439
  • Stock Number
    TBird5573
  • Category
    American Classics
  • Body Style
    N/A
  • New/Used
    Used
  • Mileage
    48,000 miles
  • Engine
    N/A
  • Drivetrain
    N/A
  • Transmission
    N/A
  • Exterior Color
    N/A
  • Custom Color
    N/A

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