For sale at auction: Lot #628 - This stunning 1956 T-Bird is one of 15,631 T-Birds built that year. 1956 was the first year Ford introduced a 12-volt electrical system on the T-Bird. This allows for a vast number of options. This car has power steering, power brakes, power windows, power seats and that all important air conditioning. This older body-off restoration runs fantastic with its 312cid engine and Ford-O-Matic 2-speed automatic. The beautiful wire wheels and wide white walls accent the Colonial White exterior. If you look through the porthole top you see the beautiful red and white interior. If you decide to go for a drive topless and the weather turns bad, just simply put your matching softtop up and enjoy the rest of your drive. This is a fun and great running car to drive.