1956 FORD THUNDERBIRD CONVERTIBLE - 190233 Sold* at Scottsdale 2016 - Lot #1576 1956 FORD THUNDERBIRD CONVERTIBLE https://cdn.barrett-jackson.com/staging/carlist/items/Fullsize/Cars/190233/190233_Front_3-4_Web.jpg
Lot #1576

1956 FORD THUNDERBIRD CONVERTIBLE

Auction Scottsdale 2016
Reserve NO RESERVE
Status Sold
Price
Lot 1576
Year 1956
Make FORD
Model THUNDERBIRD
Style CONVERTIBLE
*Includes Buyer Commission
Details
VIN P6FH209740
Exterior Color WHITE
Interior Color RED/WHITE
Cylinders 8
Engine Size 312
Transmission 3-SPEED AUTOMATIC
Description

Lot #1576 - Equipped with a 312ci engine with 4-barrel, this car has been fully restored to original condition. Options include power steering, power seat, two tops, power windows, wide whitewalls and Continental kit. Complete frame-off restoration in 1990. All parts are factory original. It has been driven less than 300 miles since the restoration in 1990 by the current owner and it's been stored in California for 12 years. Over the last two years, the vehicle has undergone engine tear-down and has been gone through. The heads were redone with hardened seats, the automatic transmission was rebuilt, the radiator was replaced, the power steering pump and hoses were replaced and the carburetor was rebuilt. Additionally, the starter, generator and regulator were replaced, as well as rearching the rear springs, temperature gauge, fuel gauge and switches. Radio replaced with factory duplicate with MP3 compatibility and new speakers. Also has new exhaust system. This car has been well-maintained and stored in heated environment.
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