1957 FORD THUNDERBIRD CONVERTIBLE - 116519 Sold* at Scottsdale 2012 - Lot #932.2 1957 FORD THUNDERBIRD CONVERTIBLE https://cdn.barrett-jackson.com/staging/carlist/items/Fullsize/Cars/116519/116519_Front_3-4_Web.jpg
Lot #932.2

1957 FORD THUNDERBIRD CONVERTIBLE

Auction Scottsdale 2012
Reserve NO RESERVE
Status Sold
Price
Lot 932.2
Year 1957
Make FORD
Model THUNDERBIRD
Style CONVERTIBLE
*Includes Buyer Commission
Details
VIN D7FH187844
Exterior Color TORCH RED
Interior Color BLACK/WHITE
Cylinders V8
Engine Size 312
Transmission 3-SPEED AUTOMATIC
Description

Lot #932.2 - Two top and full tonneau cover roadster with complete frame-off restoration, no detail missed on this one. Original chrome redone, new soft top and interior. Engine and drivetrain fully redone in amazing detail. This multi-year CTCI award winner has been judged many times with outstanding results. Only deviations from original were to make the car more enjoyable to drive and look at. Fully loaded with all the power options. This Thunderbird roadster reeks of quality and provenance. Every detail inside and out has been meticulously completed and judged by a team of qualified independent examiners. CTCI winner of Gold in 2007, 2010 and 2011, with Gold Medallion also in 2011. In 2009 was first place winner in Pennsylvania State Coal Festival. Original framed invoice available. This recent full frame-off restoration was completed by CarZ, Inc. Less than 600 miles since restoration. Driving upgrades include power disc brakes, radial tires, anti-sway and high capacity radiator. The Torch Red paint bursts with color and the re-chromed trim was done in Canada by the finest restorer in the business. The car has a 312cid V8, wire wheels, automatic transmission, power seats, power windows, power steering, backup lights, full engine dress-up kit and rare original school bell alarm system.
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