1961 Ford Thunderbird

Custom

Summary

  • Year of manufacture 
    1961
  • Car type 
    Other
  • Lot number 
    144
  • Condition 
    Used
  • Location
  • Exterior colour 
    Other

Description

  • Built in the style of Tom Wilkinson’s “Bad Bird” Thunderbird Speedster
  • Finished in Monte Carlo Red over white leather
  • Monochrome exterior with “speedster” styling; chopped windscreen, removable rear tonneau cover, and custom body work
  • Powered by modified 1962 Ford 390 V-8 backed by an automatic transmission
  • Engine features MSD ignition and numerous chrome upgrades
  • Equipped with power windows, steering, and brakes
  • Rides on BFGoodrich Comp T/A tires on 17-in. Center Line “Scorpion” Billet Series chrome wheels
  • Interior features aftermarket radio and AutoMeter accessory gauges

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