1956 FORD THUNDERBIRD CONVERTIBLE - 15516 Sold* at Scottsdale 35th Anniversary 2006 - Lot #1318 1956 FORD THUNDERBIRD CONVERTIBLE https://cdn.barrett-jackson.com/staging/carlist/items/Fullsize/Cars/15516/15516_Front_3-4_Web.jpg
Lot #1318   1956 FORD THUNDERBIRD CONVERTIBLE
Auction Scottsdale 35th Anniversary 2006
Reserve NO RESERVE
Status Sold
Price
Lot 1318
Year 1956
Make FORD
Model THUNDERBIRD
Style CONVERTIBLE
*Includes Buyer Commission
Details
VIN P6FH291216
Exterior Color FIESTA RED
Interior Color RED/WHITE
Cylinders 8
Engine Size 0
Transmission
Description
Lot #1318 - Complete frame-off restoration in correct fiesta red color. Original motor (rebuilt) original miles, both hard and convertible tops. All NOS parts many first place show awards. Vehicle once owned by George (Mr. Aviation) and Peg Crockett, owners of Alamo Airways (Las Vegas), it was used as their rescue vehicle. It also aided to save some planes on fire and actually saving lives. Vehicle was involved in world longest flight duration in 1959 by assisting the 172 Cessna plane to remain air born for over 64 days ! Vehicle purchased by Howard Hughes / Hughes Tool Corp. Hughes tag remains on fire wall. History is documented along with original photos.
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