1961 Ford Thunderbird 390 Base Hardtop 2-Door 6.4L V8 Teal Restored
Price: US $15,600.00 Item location: Dallas, Texas, United States
- Condition: Used
- Make: Ford
- Model: Thunderbird
- Type: Hardtop
- Trim: Base Hardtop 2-Door
- Year: 1961
- Mileage: 21,691
- VIN: 1Y71Z115576
- Color: Blue
- Engine size: 6.4L 6391CC 390Cu. In. V8 GAS OHV Naturally Aspirated
- Number of cylinders: 8
- Power options: Power Windows
- Fuel: Gasoline
- Transmission: Automatic
- Drive type: RWD
- Interior color: Blue
- Vehicle Title: Clear Want to buy? Contact seller!
1961 Ford Thunderbird
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1961 Ford Thunderbird
Texas Classic Cars Of DallasClassic & Special Interest Automobile Consignment & Sales
1912 W. Mockingbird LaneDallas, exas 75235
Dave at 214-213-7072 or Maris at 214-616-2317
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Garden Turquoise Metallic Paint
390 cu in (6.4 L) FE V8
Cruise-O-Matic Automatic TransmissionRebuilt Within The Last Year
Kelsey Hayes Wire WheelsW/ Tigerpaw Tires
Full Size Spare Tire
Swing Steering Column
Texas Classic Cars Of Dallas is proud to showcase this very desirable and nicely restored 1961 Ford Thunderbird,This bullet-nose Thunderbird for sale is a great example of technological advances in the early 1960s. From all the power options to the smooth tilt-a-way steering column that allows for easy driver entry this Thunderbird has been loaded with everything you could want. Powering this beautiful big bird is a 390 cubic inch V8 thats built for cruising. Known for being torque monsters this big block packed Thunderbird accelerates with ease. The T-bird is backed by an automatic transmission that shifts smoothly like the factory intended.
This Thunderbird was built to get you down the road in style and comfort. Accentuating the sleek lines of this gorgeous classic is a nice paint job trimmed off nicely with the factory chrome. The Garden Turquoise Metallic paint pleasantly pops and turns heads wherever it goes! The interior is a just as nice with lovely turquoise vinyl bucket seats up front and bucket style seats in the back. Surrounded in comfort and luxury the interior of this big bodied Ford for sale is plush to say the least. Options on this 1961 Ford T-Bird for sale include; AM radio automati, power brakes, ower steering, ower windows, inyl interior and wire wheels wrapped in whitewall radial tires. This is a very highly optioned Ford Thunderbird considering it was built over 55 years ago! If you're looking for a classic Ford a classic luxury cruiser or simply a fun driving around this is the car for you!
The third generation of the Ford Thunderbird is a large personal luxury car that was produced by Ford for the 1961 to 1963 model years. It featured new and much sleeker styling than the second generation models. Sales were strong, f not quite up to record-breaking 1960, t 73,051 including 10,516 convertibles. A new, arger 390 cu in (6.4 L) FE-series V8 was the only engine available (in 1961). The Thunderbird was 1961's Indianapolis 500 pace car, nd featured prominently in US President John F. Kennedy's inaugural parade, robably aided by the appointment of Ford executive Robert McNamara as Secretary of Defense.
The Thunderbird for 1961 introduced several firsts for the automotive market. The most distinctive feature of the 1961 to 1963 Thunderbirds was the highly touted 'Swing Away' steering wheel.With the transmission in the park position the steering wheel would slide approximately 18 inches (460 mm) to the right allowing the driver to exit the vehicle easily. Other innovations include a floating rear view mirror. Common on all autos produced today, his feature was first found on 1961 Thunderbirds. Depending on variable options Thunderbirds for 1961 could be purchased with options like air conditioning, ower windows, ower seats, M radio, ender skirts and white wall tires. Several standard features, ike power steering and power brakes, ack up lights and bucket seats were costly options on most other autos.
The interior isimpeccableon this beautiful Thunderbird.in this
The sliding steering wheel works well. This was a greatinnovationin the day.
We would like to thank the Dallas Love Field Frontiers of Flight for their unique location used at many of our photo shoots.Be sure to visit this historical museum if you find yourself in the Dallas, exas area.Texas Classic Cars of Dallas' showroom is located only minutes away.
For further questions feel free to contact Dave at 214-213-7072 or Maris at 214-616-2317
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