1957 Ford Thunderbird

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FEATURES INCLUDE:


Original 312Ci V8

2-Speed Ford-O-Matic Transmission

Colonial White Paint

Pleated Colonial Vinyl

White Removable Hard Top

Black Vinyl Convertible Top

Fender Skirts

A/C

Vintage Trunk Mat

Spare Tire , Jack & Accessories

Real Kelsey Hayes Knock Off Wire Wheels
W/ Firestone Whitewall Tires

Original Town & Country AM Radio

Thunderbird Floor Mats

Dual Exhausts

Telescoping Steering Wheel

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Texas Classic Cars Of Dallas is proud to showcase this very nice 1957 Ford Thunderbird Convertible, The mid-fifties Thunderbird is arguably one of Fords most iconic vehicles. Exuding timeless elegance and style, the 1957 Thunderbird is the best of the breed, and is as fresh and elegant today as it was in 1957. And nothing could be more timeless than the simple elegance of black and white. A true black tie car, this stunning example is dressed in Colonial White and includes both matching removable hardtop as well as a black retractable soft top , fender skirts, genuine Kelsey-Hayes chrome wire wheels, and wide whitewall radials complete the look of this beautiful sports car. Owned and pampered by the same owner for over 50 years, and located here in Dallas, this beautiful 57 packed with a 312 cubic inch V8 as a factory standard, this little sports car is a win-win in anyone's book. Some special models even came equipped from the factory with a hefty McCulloch supercharger which pumped this Ford up to an astounding 300 to 340 horsepower! This is the engine that would allow Ford to dominate NASCAR. This '57 Thunderbird sports the lovely sounding 312 CID V8, topped with the ever-so beautiful finned Thunderbird valve covers and breathing through a Holley 4 barrel carburetor. Putting out 245 horsepower, this little roadster is no cruiser. Backed by a Ford-O-Matic automatic transmission, this Ford Thunderbird is a pleasure to run through the gears. Add in power steering and you have yourself one easy driving classic sports car. The exterior is a desirable shade of white, with matching hard top. The grill, hood scoop, and FoMoCo portholes give this car a sleek look that compliments all the curves of the car. With a nicely chromed front and rear bumper, it has just the right amount of flash that would be expected from a car born during the big bumper era plus the wide whitewall tires. The restored interior is in good condition showing some age, with gorgeous white and black colonial vinyl interior. Adorned with a prism gauge cluster, prism trim, and black accents, this Thunderbird sports interior that would stay classic for decades to come! Options on this 1957 Ford T-Bird for sale, include: AM radio, manual convertible top, hard top, power steering, vinyl interior, and wide whitewall tires wrapped around real Kellsey Hayes wire knock off wheels. Now's your chance to own a classic beauty that's ready to hit the show circuit. Whether you're looking for show OR go, this 1957 Ford Thunderbird has what you're looking for!

The baby bird has been treated to a repaint of it's original color about 15 years ago. It was stripped down to bare metal and done professionally by a local well know restorer at the time Richard Crump. This car has been meticulously maintained by it's current owner who is the 2nd owner. We have a very large Ford dealer here in Dallas who has an extensive car collection. His mechanic has personally worked on this Thunderbird. It runs extremely well and never over heats on the hottest days in our Texas summers. The only wear on the interior is this small area on the drivers arm rest. The car does have a replacement dash and seat covers. The car does not have 287 miles on it, that is the odometer reading and of course it is 100287.

 

 

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