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Automotive Mileposts  
Optional Equipment
1974
Thunderbird
Thunderbird hood ornament
Power-Operated Glass Moonroof (Silver or Gold Tint) ($798) New
  option for '74

Power-Operated Sunroof ($525)
Deluxe Bumper Group (Includes Rear Bumper Guards and Front
  and Rear Rub Strips with White Pin Stripe
($51)
Turnpike Group (Includes Manual Reclining Passenger Seat,
  Fingertip Speed Control, and Trip Odometer)
($138)
Power Lock Group (Includes Electric Power Door Locks and
  Electric Trunk Lid Release)
($62)
Quick Defrost Windshield/Rear Window ($315) New option for '74
Electric Rear Window De-Icer ($85)
Power Mini-Vent Windows ($70) New option for '74
Convenience Group (Includes Remote Control Right-Hand Mirror
  and Interval Windshield Wipers)
($53)
Autolamp On/Off Delay System (Also included in Light Group)
  
($34) New option for '74
Light Group ($160) New option for '74
Includes:
- Dual Overhead Map Lights
- Illuminated Visor Vanity Mirror
- Warning Lights for Headlamps On [with Buzzer], Low Fuel,
  Door Ajar, Engine Compartment Light, and Autolamp System

AM/FM Stereo Radio ($152)
AM/FM Stereo Radio with Tape Player ($311)
Power Antenna ($31)
Automatic Temperature Control ($74)
Protection Group ($68 with Exterior Decor Group, deletes
  Rocker Panel Molding or $75 without Exterior Decor Group) New
  option for '74

Includes:
- Front and Rear Color-Keyed Floor Mats with Carpet Inserts
- License Plate Frames
- Door Edge Guards
- Rocker Panel Moldings
- Spare Tire Cover

Burgundy Luxury Group (Detailed on Interior Trim page) ($411) New
  option for '74

White and Gold Luxury Group (Detailed on Interior Trim page)
  
($546) New option for '74
Deluxe Luggage Compartment Trim ($57) New option for '74
Deluxe Wheel Covers ($64)
Simulated Wire Wheel Covers ($85) New option for '74
Color-Keyed Standard Full Wheel Covers ($20)
Super-Soft Vinyl Seat Trim ($35)
Leather Seating Surfaces with Vinyl Trim ($105)
Picardy Velour Cloth Trim ($64) New option for '74
Manual Reclining Passenger Seat (Included in Turnpike Group) ($42)
Tilt Steering Wheel ($53)
Front Cornering Lamps (Included in Exterior Decor Group) ($43)
6-Way Power Seat, Driver only ($105)
6-Way Power Seat, Driver and Passenger ($210)
Sure-Track Brake Control System ($197)
Heavy-Duty Suspension ($28)
Dual Exhaust System ($53)
Fire Paint (Burgundy, Silver Blue, or Gold) ($131)
Starfire Paint (Blue, Green, Cinnamon, or Mahogany) ($172)
Anti-Theft Group (Includes Lockable Hood Latch) ($79)
Dual Bodyside and Hood Paint Stripes ($18)
Exterior Decor Group ($141)
Includes:
- Wide Bodyside Molding with Color-Keyed Vinyl Insert
- Partial Wheel Lip Moldings
- Front Cornering Lamps

Space Saver Spare Tire ($86) New option for '74
Trailer Towing Package, Class III ($48)
Traction-Lok Rear Differential ($50)
Dual Rear Speakers (AM Radio only) ($33)
Rim-Blow Deluxe Three-Spoke Steering Wheel ($40)
Trailer Equalizing Hitch (Trailer Towing Package Mandatory) ($90)
Power-Operated Glass Moonroof
^ New Glass Moonroof features one-way glass tinted silver or gold. When closed, only occupants inside the car have the view. The exterior appearance is mirrored. A sliding opaque shade closes light off completely.
Power Mini-Vent Windows
^ Power Mini-Vent Windows allow quiet, draft-free air circulation. Controlled by power window switch, these windows lower first, and raise last when operating door windows.
Illuminated Visor Vanity Mirror
^ Illuminated Visor Vanity Mirror, a new option for 1974, is part of Light Group, a popular option that also included the new Autolamp System, illustrated and described below left.
Manual Reclining Passenger Seat
^ Turnpike Group is especially nice for drivers that travel long distances. Includes Manual Reclining Passenger Seat and Fingertip Speed Control (above). Trip odometer is also included to assist in keeping track of mileage.
Autolamp On/Off Delay System
^ Autolamp On/Off Delay System, new for 1974, allows driver to set control on headlamp switch that allows
system to turn driving lights on or off in response to lighting conditions. Headlamps may also be set to remain
on for up to 90 seconds to help light your path away from the car. Delay can be set for 30, 60, or 90
seconds. Headlamps turn off automatically.