1956 Ford THUNDERBIRD 125 Miles PEACOCK BLUE CONVERTIBLE 312 CI AUTOMATIC
VIN Decode:* Engine code P = 312 V8 ci OHV-4v Carb 225HP* Production year 6 = 1956* Assembly Plant F = Dearborn Michigan* Production Sequence 253281Data Plate Information:* Body Type 40A = Thunderbird* Paint Color LE = Peacock Blue with Colonial White* Interior trim Code XC = Dark Peacock and White Vinyl* Production Code 27CD117 = March 27, 1956This Bird is loaded with almost every option you get getsuch as:
Some feel that the introduction of the T-bird actually saved the Corvette, because Chevrolet put additional time and money into the car to make it more competitive. Without the added competition, the Corvette might have been discontinued, but Chevy didn’t want to admit defeat to Ford at that time, so it made the Corvette a better car than it had been.1956 represented the introduction of two iconic Thunderbird styling features:
The T-bird was stylish, sporty, luxurious, colorful, and offered enough options so the purchaser could get pretty much exactly what they wanted.In its second year, the trend-setting Thunderbird introduced two of its most memorable and endearing styling features: the port windows (portholes) in the hard top, and the rear spare tire carrier (Continental kit).