IN STOCK AVAILABLE NOW 1959 FORD THUNDERBIRD CONVERTIBLE Ford promoted their 1959 Thunderbird as - the car everyone would love to own. The second-generation T-Bird, introduced in 1958, was available in coupe or convertible form. The Convertible features a power-operated soft top that disappears into the trunk area, with no boot to mar the ultra-sleek top-down profile. The 430-cubic inch, 350-horsepower Special V-8 engine was a $177 option in 1959 and 1960 Thunderbirds. This sensational power plant, in a car as compact as the Thunderbird, results in performance and agility unmatched on the open road. A little history on this car,....the current Owner has owned this Thunderbird for (in excess) of 10 years after importing directly from the USA from a Thunderbird enthusiast whom gave this Bird a complete restoration overhaul inside & out. All panels are super straight, and align well. Doors shut solid and nicely, no second closes needed. This restoration has held up agreeably over the past 10 years +. There are a few small chips in the paint where over time moving body parts, e.g. boot & bonnet operate, however the overall condition of the body paint is in good condition. Driveline 430 ci big block Lincoln engine 3 speed cruise-o-magic transmission 9 ' rear diff Suspension All Factory Front independent A-arms, ball joints, coil springs, tubular shocks and a link stabiliser bar. Rear parallel leaf springs. The rear suspension also has a solid hypoid axle with semi-floating axles and tubular shock absorbers Brakes are 4 wheel drums with power assist Original wheels and caps with period correct whitewall tyres Exterior Red with a white convertible top Bring the sunshine with you & take this lovely piece of classic history for an unforgettable cruise. Interior Nice clean reupholstered interior however not the original colour. Seats 4 comfortably ________________________________________________________________________________________ LOCATED ON THE SUNSHINE COAST, QLD - Don't live locally? We have you sorted! We can arrange a competitive Dealer rate quote for delivery to your driveway anywhere in Australia or New Zealand! Enquire today! This vehicle is available by appointment only. Please call before inspecting. NEED FINANCE??? Don't dream it,...DRIVE IT! Ask us how today!! Price excludes on road costs. This vehicle does not include a statutory warranty. Vehicle disclaimer; We do our best to describe and photograph each vehicle we sell to the best of our ability, however there is no substitute for inspecting the vehicle by you or by way of a formal inspector. We welcome both!