1955 Ford Thunderbird Convertible V8

Lot: 220

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Offered for sale is a L 1955 Ford Thunderbird manual. Coming with a partial history file, this lot's condition scores an impressive 123 / 135.

Classic Car Auctions says:

"Fun, fun, fun till her daddy takes the T-bird away” 

  • Evocative, 2-door Roadster with a 4.7-litre V8 and 3-speed manual box and overdrive
  • Presented in Torch Red with a perfect fifties' Red and White, 'Tuck and Roll' interior
  • Restored in the States to a very high standard prior to coming over to the UK in 2009 
  • Original Bill Of Sale and Handbook. 76,800 miles believed to be correct and being number matching
  • A truly immaculate example yet to be registered in the UK (NOVA number) with all taxes paid


Lot Details

Registration: NA RHD/LHD: Left Hand Drive
Year: 1955 Engine size: L
Make: Ford Odometer reading (miles): 46725
Model: Thunderbird MOT expiry:
Warranted: No Chassis number: P5FH259609

Vendor Condition Report

Overall: 123 / 135


Bodywork: Glass:
Paint: Chrome:


Door-cards: Carpets:
Seating: Headlining:
Dashboard: Boot:


Fully electric factory fitted seat.


Components: Starting:
Appearance: Running:


Gears: Drive-shaft:

Running Gear

Axles: Chassis:
Suspension: Bearings:
Brakes: Wheels/Tyres:


Minor: Major:

Vehicle History

About the Condition Report

A lot's condition report is compiled based on information provided to CCA by the vendor of the lot. CCA has no access to lots prior to a sale but does review its condition on the day of the sale. CCA strongly recommends viewing a lot prior to a sale as it cannot guarantee the accuracy of the information provided.
Poor Numerous faults / Extensive damage / Many missing parts / Project or donor car
Fair Basic condition / Requires attention mechanically & cosmetically / Some damage / Some missing parts
Good Every-day useable classic car / Driven & enjoyed / Commensurate with age & mileage / Drives and looks as it should / Some vehicle history
Very good Almost pristine / Mechanically & cosmetically sound / Driven only occasionally / Extensive vehicle history
Excellent Pristine / Original / Documented nut & bolt ground-up restoration / Stored professionally / Trailered only / Complete vehicle history