1963 FORD THUNDERBIRD 2 DOOR HARDTOP - 71640 Sold* at Scottsdale 2009 - Lot #48.1 1963 FORD THUNDERBIRD 2 DOOR HARDTOP https://cdn.barrett-jackson.com/staging/carlist/items/Fullsize/Cars/71640/71640_Front_3-4_Web.jpg
Lot #48.1

1963 FORD THUNDERBIRD 2 DOOR HARDTOP

Auction Scottsdale 2009
Reserve NO RESERVE
Status Sold
Price
Lot 48.1
Year 1963
Make FORD
Model THUNDERBIRD
Style 2 DOOR HARDTOP
*Includes Buyer Commission
Details
VIN 3Y83Z118014
Exterior Color RANGOON RED
Interior Color LIGHT BEIGE
Cylinders V8
Engine Size 390
Transmission AUTOMATIC
Description

Lot #48.1 - This car has been completely restored from the ground up. Includes picture book of restoration. It has always been garaged and kept covered. An original Arizona car with over $40,000 invested in the restoration which included stripping all paint to bare metal inside and out, straightening the car's lines and repainting with clear coat finish. It also included rebuilding the engine, transmission, differential, power steering sector and pump, air conditioner, drive lines, new leaf springs, and new brakes with drums. All of the instruments were rebuilt or repaired including the clock. The front and rear bumpers were re-chromed and new inside roof liner, dash pad, door panels and the seats were reupholstered. The car has been restored to original condition with following exceptions; color was changed from white to Rangoon Red, the engine was painted Ford Blue, and distributor points were replaced with solid state conversion.
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