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Assembly


Dearborn, Michigan

Long Beach, California

Mahwah, New Jersey

Hapeville, Georgia



Layout


S-O (sport open-top cars) - executive

2-door convertible


Engine


292 cu in (4.8 L) Y-block V8

 312 cu in (5.1 L) Y-block V8




Predecessor


none (Thunderbird = first generation 1955-1957)


Successor


Ford Thunderbird (second generation)


power output


182.5 kW / 248 PS / 245 hp (SAE gross) / 4500

top speed


185 km/h / 115 mph


original MSRP price


$ 3.979


av. Retail (Nadaguides, Hagerty a.o.)


$ 45.120


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Oil Painting 50x70 cm

by A.Monsanto, 2017

1957 Ford Thunderbird Convertible


Manufacturer:

Ford (USA)  


Production:

21,380