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1957 Ford Thunderbird
Standard Equipment


292 Y-Block 4V V-8 Engine* (212 Horsepower)
3-Speed Conventional Drive
Semi-Centrifugal Type Clutch
7.50 x 14 4-Ply Tubeless BSW Tires*
Dual Exhausts
Pleated Vinyl Upholstery
Variable-Intensity Illuminated Control Knobs
Automatic Courtesy Light on Instrument Panel
Rear View Mirror on Windshield Upper Molding
Dual Horns
Deep-Center Lifeguard Steering Wheel
2-Inch In-Out Adjustable Telescoping Steering Wheel
Electric Clock with Sweep Second Hand
Cigarette Lighter and Ash Tray
Glass-Fibre Top (with or without Port Windows; no charge)
Lifeguard Door Latches
Lifeguard Rear View Mirror
Exterior Rear View Mirror (Driver's Door)
Cowl Side Vents
Glass Wind Deflectors

*Designates new standard feature for 1957

Image: 1957 Ford Thunderbird

Above: 1957 Ford Thunderbird in Dusk Rose. The Black Convertible Top was an option that could be substituted for the hard top at a reduced price for the convertible top, or ordered in addition to the hard top. Generally, cars equipped with both tops enjoy a price premium today.

The car pictured does not include options normally seen on Thunderbirds of this era, such as Turbine Wheel Covers, Rear Fender Shields, Back-Up Lights, and Whitewall Tires.