1957 Ford Thunderbird
1957 Ford Thunderbird
$86,950
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1957 Ford Thunderbird

$86,950

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Classic Car Overview

• Purchased 2006 from original owner, sitting 22 years inside shop prior to purchase
• 2 year restoration commenced 2006 (details below), body disassembled, left on frame (cleaned, repainted) then reassembled
• Put in storage 2015, reconditioned 2022: Carburetor rebuilt, oil changed, flush radiator, replace battery, new Coker tires.
• 2015 Concours d'Elegance 2nd Place La Jolla Car Show (Muckenthaler)
• 2014 2nd Place San Marino Classic Car Show
• 2011 Best of Show John Force
• 2009 Best of Show John Force
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• Basic 312 Wide Block Balanced Blueprinted Bored with Aluminum Intake Manifold and Blue Thunder Performance Heads
• Transmission: Totally rebuilt• Suspension Replaced (Upper and Lower A Arms)• Disc brakes all tires• Authentic Thunderbird Wire Wheels• Original factory color paint redo, $22,000
• New convertible and hard tops (Factory colors)
• Interior color-keyed to exterior, all new• Replaced instrument panel, gauges, steering wheel• All bumpers/chrome rechromed• Factory radio
• Prestige Thunderbird in Sante Fe Springs, CA work totaling ~$59,000 (receipts included)
• Rear End: Sent to Curry Enterprises to be disassembled and rebuilt completely
• 11" Rear Drum Brake Kit
• Rebuilt 9" 3rd Member
• New Gas Tank
• New Trunk Divider
• New Emblems/Locks/Doorhandles/Nameplates
• New Weather Stripping
• New Porthole Kit
• Halogen Lights• Replaced All Lenses
• New Radiator (Oversized Aluminum)
• New Oversized Radiator Cooling Fan• New Radiator Overflow Tube
• New Fuel Pump• New Gas Tank Cap/Straps• See photos of restoration

• Walk-around video: https://youtu.be/6pwzapCXJOI
• If interested, contact and ask for Jeff

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Vehicle Specifications

  • VIN
    N/A
  • Classic Car ID
    101733448
  • Stock Number
    N/A
  • Category
    American Classics
  • Body Style
    Convertible
  • New/Used
    Finished, Concourse
  • Mileage
    442 miles
  • Engine
    8 Cylinder
  • Condition
    Finished, Concourse
  • Drivetrain
    2 wheel drive - rear
  • Transmission
    3 Speed Automatic
  • Exterior Color
    Green
  • Custom Color
    Willow Green

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