1955 Ford Thunderbird Porthole Hardtop Automatic 292 4.8L V8

Price: US $46,950.00 Item location: Orlando, Florida, United States
  • Condition: Used
  • Make: Ford
  • Model: Thunderbird
  • Type: Convertible
  • Trim: Porthole Hardtop / 6-Volt System / 39K MILES
  • Doors: 2 Doors
  • Year: 1955
  • Mileage: 39000
  • VIN: P5FH233205
  • Color: Red
  • Engine size: 292ci. 4.8L V8 [Y-Block]
  • Number of cylinders: 8
  • Fuel: Gasoline
  • Transmission: Automatic
  • Drive type: RWD
  • Interior color: Red
  • Vehicle Title: Clear
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1955 Ford Thunderbird Porthole Hardtop / 6-Volt System / 39K MILES

*I N C R E D I B L E * ********. ******** ***** 1 9 5 5 ***** **** FORD ***** * ** T H U N D E R B I R D * * * * ***** C O N V E R T I B L E **** - - -A U T O M A T I C- - - * *TRUE ORIGINAL BEAUTY* * * 3 OWNERS / 39K ORIGINAL MILES ** * CUSTOM PORTHOLE WINDOWS * * *******HOW DO YOU SAY?****** *******. ******* *******. ******* *******. *******THE STORY BEHIND THIS ............1955 FORD THUNDERBIRDA FEW WEEKS AGO, WE SOLD A 1934 OLDSMOBILE (THAT WAS ONE OF THE MOST INCREDIBLE CARS WE HAVE EVER OWNED) TO A WONDERFUL GENTLEMAN FROMOKLAHOMA. AS PART OF THE DEAL WE TOOK THIS 1955 FORD THUNDERBIRD IN TRADE. IT WAS MY NEWOKLAHOMAFRIEND'S"PRIDE AND JOY"... AND ... WHEN IT WAS LOADED ON TO OUR DELIVERY TRAILER, MY DRIVER SAID ... HE WAS REALLY CONCERNED THAT THE PREVIOUS OWNER WAS NOT GOING TO LET IT GO. YOU SEE .. HE HAD WANTED A '55 ALL HIS LIFE AND FINALLY PURCHASED THIS ONE AT A"BARRETT-JACKSON COLLECTOR CAR AUCTION".IT WAS A 3 OWNER CAR WITH 39K ORIGINAL MILES ... AND ... HAD THE FACTORY"TORCH RED"PAINTCOLOR WITH A RED AND WHITE INTERIOR. WELL ... WHEN IT ARRIVED, WE WERE ...T H R I L L E D!!!THIS CAR IS ...B E A U T I F U L!!! IT APPEARS TO HAVE HAD 1 REPAINT ... BUT WOW ... IT LOOKS ...IN C R E D I B L E !!!MY SONS TAKE ALL OUR PICTURES AND PRODUCE OUR VIDEOS ... AND ... WE ALWAYS HAVE EACH OF OUR CARS DETAILED BEFORE THEY START THEIR PROCESS. BUT ... THIS THUNDERBIRD DID NOT NEED TO BE DETAILED. YOU ARE SEEING IT ... IN THE PICTURES ... JUST LIKE WE GOT IT. ALSO, ... THE PREVIOUS OWNER LOVED THE"PORT HOLES"WHICH WERE AVAILABLE ON THE 56 THUNDERBIRD .. SO .. HE PURCHASED TWO AND HAD THEM CUSTOM INSTALLED ON THIS '55.This is a RARE opportunity to purchase anIncredible & Rare Collector's Car.......'55 FORD THUNDERBIRD CONVERTIBLEthat has been MeticulouslyMaintained & Protected!!!(IF YOU ARE LOOKING AT THIS LISTING ON A SMARTPHONE OR TABLETDEVICE ...PLEASE SCROLL DOWNTO.... AND ....CLICK ON"ITEMDESCRIPTION"TO SEEALL PHOTOS, A VIDEO AND THE COMPLETELISTING) S P E C T A C U L A R * RARE COLLECTOR CAR * * *1955 FORD THUNDERBIRD* * "RUST FREE CAR" 292 V8 Engine/ AUTOMATIC POSSIBLY One of the Most BEAUTIFUL FIRST GENERATIONFORD THUNDERBIRD'S EVER !This is an incredible...RARE COLLECTOR CAR'55 FORD THUNDERBIRD CONVERTIBLEfind and youropportunitytopurchase avehiclewhich was beenMeticulously Maintained & Protected ! ! ! LOADED, LOADED, LOADED!!!EXTERIOR:1. FactoryTorch RedExterior2. OriginalChromeFront Bumper w/ Jet-Like Bumper Guards3.BlackFront License Plate Bracket[Included]4. OriginalChromeGrille5. OriginalChromeTurn Signal Trim6. OriginalChromeHeadlight Trim7. Original General Electric Glass Headlights8.Chrome“Ford Crest & Checker Flag” Emblems9. Original Air Scoop Hood10.ChromeV8 Fender Louver Accessory11.ChromePowered Antenna12.ChromeWipers13.ChromeWindow Trim14. Original Removable Glass Hardtop w/ Custom Glass Portholes15.ChromeSide Mirrors16.ChromeDoor Handles17.ChromeDoor Key Entry18. Continental Rear Wheel Covers19. Chrome “Thunderbird” Emblem[Rear Fenders]20.ChromeTrunk Key Entry21.Chrome“Ford Crest & Checker Flag” Emblems[Gas Cover Flap]22.ChromeRocket Taillight Trim23. Original Rocket Taillights24.BlackRear License Plate Bracket25.ChromeRear Bumper w/ Rocket-Like Bumper Guards & Exhaust Exit26.ChromeRear Exhaust Pipes27. 15” FordTorch RedSteelies w/ OriginalChromeHub Caps28. Dayton Thorobred SteelWhiteWall Tires[P205/75R15] INTERIOR:1.RedLeather &Whitew/ BeadedSteelDecor Door Panels2.RedLeather Door Panel Arm Rest3.ChromeDoor Panel Trim4.ChromeDoor & Window Cranks5. FactoryChrome4-Way Power Seat Controls[Located On Driver’s Door]6. OriginalRed&ChromeSteering Wheel7. Telescopic Adjustable Steering Wheel8.ChromeDesigned Steering Column9.RedLeather w/ Beaded Steel Decor Dash10. Factory Tachometer[RPM x 100]11. Factory Clear-Through Dash Cluster[Speedometer / Mileage / Fuel / Oil Light / Generator Light / Temperature]12. Factory Clock[Works! RARE]13.Chrome&Turquoise“Thunderbird” Logo[Center Dash]14.BlackRocket-Like Interior Knobs15. Lights Knob16. Left Air Knob17. Power Wipers Knob18. Lighter Knob19. Original Radio20.Chrome&BlackHeat / Defrost Controls21. Blower Knob22. Dash Lockable Glove Box w/ Gold “V8” Logo23.Chrome&BlackIgnition[Located Left Of Steering Column]24. Center Dash Ash Tray25.ChromeEmergency Brake Leaver26.ChromeHood Leaver27.BlackBrake & Gas Pedal28.Chrome&BlackFord-O-Matic Automatic Floor Shifter29.RedThunderbird Floor Mats30.RedInterior Carpeting31.Red&WhiteBench Seats32.RedBack Cover33.ChromeRear-View Mirror34.WhiteSun Visors35. White Headliner[Hardtop]36.ChromeHardtop Clips37.BlackPainted Trunk38.Gray&WhitePlaid Spare Cover39.BlackRubber Trunk Floor Cover40. Bridgestone RD-170VWhiteLine [205SR15] w/ Original Torch RedSteelie Full Size Spare41. Original Jack KitPERFORMANCE & SUSPENSION:1. Ford 292 4.8L Y-Block V8 Engine[Block PaintedRed]2.BlackAir Cleaner3. Original Carburetor4. Original Echlin IC55 6-Volt Ignition Coil5. Original PaintedRedIntake Manifold6. OriginalBlackFord Distributor7.BlackOil Cap8.ChromeValve Covers9. Original Headers10. Original PaintedRedWater Pump11. OriginalBlackFord 40AMP Generator12. UngradedBlack6-Blade Fan[Original Included]13.BlackFan Cover14. Aluminum Radiator[Original Included]15. Ford Master Guide Power Steering16. OriginalRedSee Clear Windshield Washer Reservoir17.BlackDuracell Commercial 6 Volt BatteryTHIS'55 THUNDERBIRD CONVERTIBLE *. * INCREDIBLE THUNDERBIRD'S *******EVER******* *AND POSSIBLY THE MOST * ***COLLECTIBLE *** 1955 THUNDERBIRD CONVERTIBLES NOW!!! . P5FH233205+ P - 292 Ford-O-Matic Engine+ 5 - 1955+ F - Dearborn, MI[Assembly Plant]+ H - Thunderbird ***DATA PLATE DECODING***BODY TYPE : 40A - ThunderbirdBODY COLOR : R - Torch RedTRIM COLOR : XB - Red & WhitePRODUCTION CODE: 9G557 **. ** *****. *****Taken by mySons ... Joshua & LarsTHIS IS ANINCREDIBLE1955 FORD THUNDERBIRD CONVERTIBLE... AND ...A VERYRARECOLLECTOROPPORTUNITYTOOWN A PIECEOF THUNDERBIRDHISTORY!Also, Joshua & Lars sends each of ourbuyersa CD containing alltheHD picturesin this listing as aThankYou from our ......Family to Yours!NOW ... A PERSONAL WORDThis1955 FORD THUNDERBIRD CONVERTIBLEis one of the mostBeautiful Thunderbird's ever ...and...possiblythe most collectible.Frankly, it drives and handles better than almost anyTHUNDERBIRDwe have ever had. Also ... this1955 FORD THUNDERBIRDcabinisExcellentlyDetailed &ExtremelyComfortable. You will beshockedwith justhowI N C R E D I B L Ethiscar looks inside andout!Finally ... I am 67yearsoldand have been in the"Muscle &CollectorCar" business in one way or the othermost of my life ... And I Know ... this is anEXTREMELYRAREopportunity to buy an incredible ...1955 FORD THUNDERBIRDat very reasonable price. IF YOU RESEARCHnadaclassiccarvalues.comTHE 1955 FORD THUNDERBIRD CONVERTIBLE. . . PRESENT VALUE IS: LOW AVERAGE HIGH RETAIL RETAIL RETAIL$34,730 $52,555 $78,085So, I am excited to be able toPrice this1955 FORD THUNDERBIRD CONVERTIBLEfor aPriceof$46,950!!!And ... most dealers would be much higher!!!!OWN AN INCREDIBLE / RARE / COLLECTOR1955 FORD THUNDERBIRD CONVERTIBLEPERSONALLY FOUND &SELECTEDBY ME *** FOR YOU****CallMe orTextMe **** I KNOW THIS PRE-OWNED VEHICLE IS ONE OF MY"BEST FINDS" .. AND .. I WOULD BE HAPPY TO PERSONALLY ANSWER YOUR QUESTIONS. ***CallMe orTextMe ****Steve Phelps @ 407-435-9745 * Royal Auto & Truck Sales THIS IS MY CELL PHONE AND YOU ARE WELCOME TOCALLORTEXTMEANYTIME INCLUDING ... EVENINGS AND WEEKENDS!Listed locally and seller reserves the right discontinue auction at any time.