1956 FORD THUNDERBIRD CONVERTIBLE - 170143Sold* at Palm Beach 2014 - Lot #356 1956 FORD THUNDERBIRD CONVERTIBLEhttps://cdn.barrett-jackson.com/staging/carlist/items/Fullsize/Cars/170143/170143_Front_3-4_Web.jpg
Lot #356 - In 1956, this magnificent car was rated "America's Most Exciting Car". Professional rotisserie restoration over an eight year period (with photos). The frame has been thoroughly sand blasted and powder coated black. The underside of the body is correctly painted Peacock Blue. All replacement parts are original and OEM correct. Fully loaded with Master Guide power steering, Ford's Swift Sure power brakes, 4-way power seat and power windows, Kelsey Hayes spoke wheels and a factory Continental kit. Both tops, new white replacement top and porthole hardtop. In late 1956, Ford introduced a rare dual 4 barrel carburetor and manifold kit that was a dealer installed package created for NASCAR.
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