1957 FORD THUNDERBIRD 'F' CONVERTIBLE - 178617 Sold* at Scottsdale 2015 - Lot #2042 1957 FORD THUNDERBIRD 'F' CONVERTIBLE https://cdn.barrett-jackson.com/staging/carlist/items/Fullsize/Cars/178617/178617_Front_3-4_Web.jpg
Lot #2042

1957 FORD THUNDERBIRD 'F' CONVERTIBLE

Auction Scottsdale 2015
Reserve NO RESERVE
Status Sold
Price
Lot 2042
Year 1957
Make FORD
Model THUNDERBIRD 'F'
Style CONVERTIBLE
*Includes Buyer Commission
Details
VIN F7FH331536
Exterior Color WHITE
Interior Color BLACK/WHITE
Cylinders 8
Engine Size 312
Transmission 3-SPEED OVERDRIVE
Description

Lot #2042 - This exceptional, body-off restored "F" Bird was previously owned by Robert McCulloch, the father of the McCulloch/Paxton superchargers. The "F" engine was available only in 1957. The "F" optioned Thunderbird represented a supercharged 312cid V8 engine with a 300 horsepower rating. Also included in the option were a special cam, 4 barrel carburetor and heads. Approximately 211 McCulloch factory Supercharged "F" Birds were produced, making this one of the rarest Birds in existence. This incredible example features the rare 3-speed overdrive transmission, power windows, Dialamatic seat and removable hardtop.
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