57 T-Bird Fox Body: 1985 Ford Thunderbird

“They did what?” This is one of those cars that elicits a spontaneous gasp from the seasoned car afficianado who assumes he knows everything about cars. Apparently, the Motor Car Reproduction Corp out of Los Angeles built a number of Thunderbird Classics in the mid 1980s that were reproductions of 1957 Thunderbird built on 1980 Ford chassis and sold at Ford-Lincoln-Mercury dealers around the USA. Read more on this guy’s flickr photo stream, here, here, and here. So now you can buy a 40 year old version of a 65 year old car. Find this 1985 Ford Thunderbird offered for $13,999 in Hampstead, NH. Tip from Orlando.

From the seller:

1985 Ford thunderbird
Listed a week ago in Hampstead, NH
About This Vehicle
Driven 99,999 miles
Automatic transmission
Exterior color: Red · Interior color: Red
Fuel type: Gasoline
This vehicle is paid off
Clean title
This vehicle has no significant damage or problems.

Seller’s Description
1957 Thunderbird repro 30th anniversary sold at Ford dealerships in the 80s has a full frame 302 Automatic overdrive. Not A show car but presents nice runs and drives. Don’t know A lot about it as it was my father’s.

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