1957 FORD THUNDERBIRD CONVERTIBLE RESTO-ROD - 70771 Sold* at Scottsdale 2009 - Lot #954.1 1957 FORD THUNDERBIRD CONVERTIBLE RESTO-ROD https://cdn.barrett-jackson.com/staging/carlist/items/Fullsize/Cars/70771/70771_Front_3-4_Web.jpg
Lot #954.1

1957 FORD THUNDERBIRD CONVERTIBLE RESTO-ROD

Auction Scottsdale 2009
Reserve NO RESERVE
Status Sold
Price
Lot 954.1
Year 1957
Make FORD
Model THUNDERBIRD
Style CONVERTIBLE RESTO-ROD
*Includes Buyer Commission
Details
VIN D7FH243563
Exterior Color BLACK
Interior Color TAN
Cylinders 8
Engine Size 4.6 LITER
Transmission 5-SPEED MANUAL
Description

Lot #954.1 - A beautiful 1957 Thunderbird full custom that was designed and built by Tony Vargas. Features ultra soft tan leather with tan Hartz cloth top, Fuel Injected 1996 Cobra dual overhead cam V8 with T-45 5-speed transmission, 9" Currie rear end with 31 spline axles and 3.50 posi-traction. The black powdercoated frame has been narrowed 2" in the rear. Has power rack & pinion steering with adjustable coilovers front and rear, triangular 4-bar rear suspension with 4-wheel power disc brakes, custom-built inner fender well and firewall with under dash clutch and brake master cylinders, aluminum radiator with Vintage Air and heat, custom CD sound system, custom billet dash, Autometer gauges, Billet Specialties wheels, Michelin tires, 1955 Thunderbird bumpers front and rear, and beautiful Billet grille. A complete custom trunk with power windows and tilt wheel. There are only test miles on the car since completion. A very beautiful car that is unique, fast and dependable.
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