1957 FORD THUNDERBIRD 'E' CONVERTIBLE - 183990 Sold* at Palm Beach 2015 - Lot #457 1957 FORD THUNDERBIRD 'E' CONVERTIBLE https://cdn.barrett-jackson.com/staging/carlist/items/Fullsize/Cars/183990/183990_Front_3-4_Web.JPG
Lot #457

1957 FORD THUNDERBIRD "E" CONVERTIBLE

Auction Palm Beach 2015
Reserve NO RESERVE
Status Sold
Price
Lot 457
Year 1957
Make FORD
Model THUNDERBIRD 'E'
Style CONVERTIBLE
*Includes Buyer Commission
Details
VIN E7FH289258
Exterior Color FLAME RED
Interior Color RED
Cylinders 8
Engine Size 312
Transmission AUTOMATIC
Description

Lot #457 - One of 1,363 E-Code optioned Thunderbirds produced in 1957 with 312/270hp engine featuring dual-quad carburetors. This one is listed in Thunderbird Registry #37530. Two Holley carburetors on aluminum intake and 9.7:1 compression ratio with 343 ft/lbs of torque. Highly detailed engine bay is correctly done with factory hoses, clamps, wiring, finned valve covers and chrome air cleaner. Undercarriage is finished to a high quality with all correct factory exhaust system, new gas tank, all suspension shocks and steering components. Highly optioned with 4-way power seat, Swift Sure power brakes, power windows, Master-Guide telescoping steering wheel, Town & Country radio and rare soft-top delete. Chrome wire spoke wheels with wide whitewalls and factory-correct fender skirts. Exterior finished in PPG Code V Flame Red with interior dressed in red vinyl.
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