Friday, June 14, 2019

1957 Ford Thunderbird F-Codes - The Amos Minter collection

Many consider the 1957 Ford Thunderbird to be the very best of the two-seater T-Birds. That year, the Thunderbird was offered with several engine options, ranging from 212 to 300 hp. At the highest end was the 312-cid, F-code V8, fitted with a 4-bbl carburetor and McCulloch VR57 Supercharger.

There were 196 'F-Code' Thunderbirds built in 1957.
The F-Code option brought serious performance to the T-Bird, enabling 0-60 mph times in the low 6-second range and a top speed approaching 130 mph.

Factory dealer invoice of $3,757 made it a very expensive car for it's time.
The Amos Minter F-Bird collection contains without question the finest 1957 Ford Thunderbird F-Codes on earth. These spectacular cars crossed the block May 14-19 2019.