Pony Car Milestones from 1964-74 Cynthiana KY

Ford, now under the control of Henry’s grandson, H.F. II, was in the best position to do this and started working on its own two-seater, which emerged as the stylish “personal” 1955 Thunderbird.

West Liberty Ford Lincoln Mercury
(606) 743-3101
1701 West Main Street
West Liberty, KY
 
Moore Ford - Mercury
(270) 298-4800
78 State Rt. 69 North
Hartford, KY
 
Ray's Ford - Mercury Inc
(270) 422-4901
385 Bypass Road
Brandenburg, KY
 
Dutch's Ford-Mercury
(800) 923-3673
751 Indian Mound Drive-on The Bypass
Mount Sterling, KY
 
Dempewolf Ford Lincoln - Mercury
(270) 827-3566
2530 Us 41 North
Henderson, KY
 
Earl Floyd Ford - Mercury
(502) 732-6674
2687 Highway 227
Carrollton, KY
 
Leon Riley Ford
(270) 527-3177
99 North Main
Benton, KY
 
Quality Ford - Mercury Inc
(270) 365-3673
311 Us Highway 62 W
Princeton, KY
 
Town & Country Ford
(502) 964-8131
6015 Preston Hwy
Louisville, KY
 
Wildcat Ford Lincoln Mercury
(859) 271-1800
4080 Lexington Road
Nicholasville, KY
 

Pony Car Milestones from 1964-74

Pony Car Milestones from 1964-73

1971 429 Super Cobra
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After World War II, GIs returning from Europe brought back with them quaint little two-seat sports cars. The likes of which most Americans had never seen. Stateside demand for these offerings started growing and by the early ’50s, domestic manufacturers were getting in on the act, including Chevrolet with its Corvette. The last was significant, if GM thought this segment of the market important enough, its crosstown rivals should be getting in on the action. Ford, now under the control of Henry’s grandson, H.F. II, was in the best position to do this and started working on its own two-seater, which emerged as the stylish “personal” 1955 Thunderbird. The T-bird was turned into a four-seater for 1958 and sales more than doubled, giving ammunition to the idea of an affordable, sporty car for the masses.

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