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1957 Ford Thunderbird E-Code

  • Auction Estimate
    $50,000-$65,000
  • Sale Type
  • Year
    1957
  • Make
    Ford
  • Model
    Thunderbird
  • Style
    Roadster/ Convertible
  • VIN #
    E7FH277834
  • Mileage
    31,986
  • Exterior Color
    White
  • Interior Color
    Red
  • Cylinders
    8
  • Engine Size
    312 ci "E" Code
  • Transmission
    Automatic

Lot #103

Details

This one-owner 1957 ā€œEā€ code Thunderbird, #E7FH277834, was delivered to Mr. Henry Van Dam on April 30, 1957, from the Gil Weber Motor Company in Kansas City, Missouri. Mr. Van Dam kept this car until it was sold to a museum quality collection in New Jersey. The collection owners did a complete restoration 29 years ago. The vehicle changed hands with only 31,986 miles on it when purchased by the current owner. From day one, this Thunderbird has always been kept in a garage or climate controlled storage. Under the hood is the 312 ci ā€œEā€ code engine option with dual four-barrel carburetors rated at 270 hp. It also comes equipped with an automatic transmission, power steering, and power brakes. Only 1,300 Thunderbirds were built with this option; more than half of them are gone today. The consignor also states that this car has comes with the factory build sheet. This vehicle is coming from the Northeast Collection Museum of Acton, MA and has always been stored in a museum quality, climate controlled facility.

Sold with a title.

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Consignment Ratings*

  • Engine
    Excellent
  • Body
    Excellent
  • Chassis/Frame
    Excellent
  • Tires
    Excellent
  • Coachwork/Interior
    Excellent
  • Electrical
    Excellent
  • Transmission
    Excellent
  • Paint
    Excellent
  • Overall Condition
    Excellent
*The following ratings were provided by the consignor, based on a scale of 'Poor', 'Fair', 'Good', 'Very Good' or 'Excellent'. (Excellent = 100% restored)