1955 FORD THUNDERBIRD CONVERTIBLE - 96067 Sold* at Scottsdale 2011 - Lot #1006.2 1955 FORD THUNDERBIRD CONVERTIBLE http://cdn.barrett-jackson.com/staging/carlist/items/Fullsize/Cars/96067/96067_Front_3-4_Web.jpg
Lot #1006.2

1955 FORD THUNDERBIRD CONVERTIBLE

Auction Scottsdale 2011
Reserve NO RESERVE
Status Sold
Price
Lot 1006.2
Year 1955
Make FORD
Model THUNDERBIRD
Style CONVERTIBLE
*Includes Buyer Commission
Details
VIN P5FH236523
Exterior Color YELLOW
Interior Color YELLOW/BLACK
Cylinders 8
Engine Size 292
Transmission 3-SPEED AUTOMATIC
Description

Lot #1006.2 - Body-off restoration completed by Amos and Justin Minter of Minter's Thunderbirds of Dallas. Both tops, rare Goldenrod Yellow with concours correct yellow and black interior paint Code V and interior Code XD. Ford introduced this exciting late color of Goldenrod Yellow exterior and the matching black and yellow trim package March 15th, 1955. Very few built in this special color scheme. This 1955 Goldenrod Yellow build date July 15th, 1955. Late production. Rebuilt V8 4-barrel, Ford-O-Matic 3-speed automatic transmission, telescopic steering, 4-way power seat, original 6 volt electrical system, engine dress option, original radio, concours correct wire wheel covers, stainless steel exhaust, FoMoCo headlights, both tops, concours correct black convertible top and original late production 1955 yellow removable hardtop. An outstanding example.