1957 FORD THUNDERBIRD 'F' CONVERTIBLE - 178617Sold* at Scottsdale 2015 - Lot #2042 1957 FORD THUNDERBIRD 'F' CONVERTIBLEhttps://cdn.barrett-jackson.com/staging/carlist/items/Fullsize/Cars/178617/178617_Front_3-4_Web.jpg
1957 FORD THUNDERBIRD 'F' CONVERTIBLE
FIFTIES & SIXTIES CARS - CONVERTIBLE
*Includes Buyer Commission
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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