1956 FORD THUNDERBIRD CONVERTIBLE - 96066 Sold* at Scottsdale 2011 - Lot #1006.1 1956 FORD THUNDERBIRD CONVERTIBLE https://cdn.barrett-jackson.com/staging/carlist/items/Fullsize/Cars/96066/96066_Front_3-4_Web.jpg
Lot #1006.1

1956 FORD THUNDERBIRD CONVERTIBLE

Auction Scottsdale 2011
Reserve NO RESERVE
Status Sold
Price
Lot 1006.1
Year 1956
Make FORD
Model THUNDERBIRD
Style CONVERTIBLE
*Includes Buyer Commission
Details
VIN P6FH191978
Exterior Color FIESTA RED
Interior Color FIESTA RED/WHITE
Cylinders 8
Engine Size 312
Transmission 3-SPEED AUTOMATIC
Description

Lot #1006.1 - Correct Fiesta Red Code K, professional body-off restoration completed in late 2010 by Amos and Justin Minter of Minter's Thunderbirds. Included is Fords 1956 original factory invoice to document she came originally Fiesta Red. Sold new in Long beach, CA. Previously rebuilt 312/225hp V8, Ford-O-Matic 3-speed automatic transmission, fully loaded with every power accessory available in 1956, Master Guide power steering, Swift Sure power brakes, 4-way power seat and electric windows. Both tops, new white replacement convertible top and porthole top, 5 Thunderbird wire wheels with correct 670x15 Firestone Deluxe Champion wide whitewalls. Bottom side correctly refinished in Ford Fiesta Red. Frame work refinished in high gloss black and natural finishes on frame work and suspension. AACA Senior Concours winner.
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