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Interior Trim
1972
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Standard Lamont Cloth and Vinyl Split Bench Seat interior trim (shown in Tobacco)
Thunderbird's standard interior is shown above in Tobacco (code HZ). Split Bench Front Seats featured dual fold-down center armrests, and were individually adjustable. 1972 was the first time these seats were standard on the Thunderbird.
STANDARD INTERIOR
Split Bench Front Seats
Lamont Cloth and Vinyl

TRIM CODE/COLOR

HA Black
HB Dark Blue
HD Dark Red
HR Dark Green
HZ Tobacco (Dark Brown)
Optional High Back Hopsack Cloth and Vinyl Bucket Seats interior trim (shown in Dark Red)
Hopsack Cloth and Vinyl High Back Bucket Seats, shown above in Dark Red (code GB), came with Console. Reclining Passenger Seat, also shown, was available as an option with all interior trims. Center Console is included with the bucket seat option, and features storage compartment under padded center armrest and a built-in tissue dispenser.
OPTIONAL HIGH BACK BUCKET SEATS
Includes Console
Hopsack Cloth and Vinyl

TRIM CODE/COLOR

GA Black
GB Dark Blue
GD Dark Red
GF Ginger
GR Dark Green
Optional Leather and Vinyl Split Bench Seat interior trim (shown in Ginger)
Luxurious Leather and Vinyl Trim shown above in Ginger (code KF), was super soft, and was a more popular choice in 1972 than in previous years.
OPTIONAL INTERIOR
Split Bench Front Seats
Leather and Vinyl

TRIM CODE/COLOR

KA Black
KB Dark Blue
KD Dark Red
KF Ginger
KR Dark Green
KZ Tobacco (Dark Brown)
KW White with Black components
KL White with Dark Blue components
K5 White with Dark Green components
K9 White with Tobacco components
Note: 1972 would be the first time in the Thunderbird's history that an all-vinyl interior trim material wasn't offered as an interior selection. All-Vinyl trim would return in 1973, as an extra cost option, after having been the standard material for 16 years.
Black Cayman Grain Vinyl Roof
Cayman Grain Vinyl Roof is shown above in Black. The "S" Bars on this example have tooled silver inserts, indicating this car has the Glamour Paint Option Group. The "S" Bars normally feature simulated woodgrained inserts instead of the silvery inserts.
VINYL ROOF COLORS
Cayman (Alligator) Grain Vinyl

Black
White
Dark Blue
Dark Green
Dark Brown


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