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1957 Ford Thunderbird 312 Raven Black w Power Brakes, Steering, Seat & Windows

1957 Ford Thunderbird Convertible

Make: Ford
Model: Thunderbird
Type: Convertible
Trim: Convertible
Year: 1957
Mileage: 82,682
VIN: D7FH134485
Color: Raven Black
Engine: 312 Thunderbird Special V8
Cylinders: 8
Fuel: Gasoline
Transmission: Ford-O-Matic Automatic
Drive type: RWD
Interior color: Red
Vehicle Title: Clear
Item location: Lewisville, Texas, United States
Power Windows, Power Seats

Description for Ford Thunderbird 1957

1957 Ford Thunderbird

Garrett Classics is proud to showcase this beautiful '57 Ford Thunderbird in Raven Black with Red Interior. This car showcases an older quality restoration of the original color combination on its exceptionally solid body. It is an absolute pleasure to cruise and is now available for sale on our showroom floor. This car is complete with photos documenting its restoration along with the original window sticker. We have paperwork dating back to 1999 and owner records back to all but the first two owners. The current owner has had no one work on this car but Peter Leddy, a well-known Thunderbird mechanic in the Dallas area. Enjoy our presentation and feel free to contact Dave at 214-213-7072 or Maris at 214-616-2317 with any questions.




312 Thunderbird Special V8
Ford-O-Matic Automatic Transmission
Swift-Sure Power Brakes
Master Guide Power Steering
Updated 1st Generation Thunderbird Aluminum Radiator
Black Canvas Soft Top
Black Porthole Hardtop
Original Window Sticker & Restoration Photos
Fender Skirts
Optional Padded Dash
Updated Air Conditioning
14-Inch Factory Wheels & Hubcaps with B.F. Goodrich Silvertown Wide Whitewall Radial Tires x 4 (205/75/R14)
Many spare parts included as well as custom car cover
The paint was restored in its factory shade of Raven Black. The paint has had some chip touch-ups and a professional polish & wax recently. There are some imperfections, however this car is very straight and attractive as you can see.
The interior features the correct red vinyl (XH). The seat is 4-way power-operated & the windows are power-operated. The factory speedometer & tachometer are working correctly. A later AM/FM cassette stereo has been installed. The steering wheel is a smaller diameter classic unit. The dash is optional padded. The door panels are in excellent condition as well as the dash and instrument bright work & faces.
Under the hood is the previously rebuilt 312 Thunderbird Special Y-Block V8 with a chrome dress-up kit & polished finned aluminum Thunderbird Special valve covers. This "dress-up" kit was specified on the original window sticker. The air conditioning system features an updated compressor. There is also factory Master-Guide power steering & Swift-Sure power brakes.
The original trim plate is intact and legible. The aluminum radiator is specific to 1st generation Thunderbirds and does it's job well.
The porthole hardtop is in very good condition. There are some imperfections in it's paint.
The factory 14-inch steel wheels & hubcaps were fitted with updated B.F. Goodrich Silvertown Wide Whitewall Radial Tires (205/75R14s) all around.
The black canvas soft top is in excellent condition.The trunk is solid, complete with trunk mat, jack & spare tire/wheel.
The underbody appears exceptionally solid throughout.
Enjoy our remaining photo slideshow. There are several more photos of this 57 Baby Bird. Be sure to view them all. Again feel free to contact Dave at 214-213-7072 or Maris at 214-616-2317 with any questions.



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WINNING BIDDER: You must contact me within 24 hours close of auction by either email or phone OR I reserve the right to sell this car elsewhere.
TRANSPORTATION: Transportation arrangements are the responsibility of the buyer. I can refer you to established national and international automobile shippers.
PAYMENT: Payment will be due within 5 business days close of auction unless other arrangements are made with me prior to your winning bid. A deposit of $1000 is required within 48 hours close of auction unless other arrangements are made with me beforehand. Payment is due in full within 5 business days close of auction.
TAXES & TITLE: All winning bidders are responsible for tax, title, and license fees in their state of residence. Garrett Classics is a licensed Texas dealer. Texas residents are responsible for TT&L fees. Out of state residents are required to pay sales tax in their state of residence.
INSPECTIONS: Inspections are welcome and highly encouraged. Call or email for an appointment - Dave at 214-213-7072 or Maris at 214-616-2317
WARRANTY:This vehicle is being sold as is, where is, with no warranty expressed, written or implied.The seller shall not be responsible for the correct description, authenticity, genuine, or defects hereinand makes no warranty in connection therewith. Although every effort is made on our part to accurately describe thevehicle to you, it is the buyers responsibility to see that his/her classic and collector car purchase meets theirindividual criteria. Any descriptions or representations are for identification purposes only and are not to beconstrued as a warranty of any type. The seller will make every effort to disclose any known defects associatedwith the vehicle at the buyers request prior to the close of the sale. Seller assumes no responsibility for anyoral or written statements about the vehicle.A personal or 3rd party inspection prior to your purchase ishighly recommended.
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