Pony Car Milestones from 1964-74 Gardnerville NV

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.

DeLong Ford-Mercury, Inc
(775) 623-5001
3305 Potato Road
Winnemucca,, NV
 
Jones - West Ford
(775) 329-8800
3600 Kietzke Lane
Reno, NV
 
Gallagher Ford Linc Merc Inc
(775) 738-3147
650 30th Street
Elko, NV
 
Facials at Rouge Skin Spa
(702) 706-2591
691 N Valle Verde Dr
Henderson, NV
 
Pat Clark Pontiac GMC Buick
(702) 457-2111
Las Vegas, NV
 
Fallon Ford - Mercury
(775) 423-2171
1351 West Williams Street
Fallon, NV
 
E-Lee Ford Lincoln Mercury, Inc.
(800) 253-4161
295 Aultman St
Ely, NV
 
Quality Ford Truck Parts and Equipment, LLC
(702) 639-3200
4120 Donovan Way
North Las Vegas, NV
 
Capital Ford
(775) 782-1722
Gardnerville, NV
 
Sierra Auto Collection
(775) 331-3838
1080 Icehouse Ave
Sparks, NV
 

Pony Car Milestones from 1964-74

Pony Car Milestones from 1964-73

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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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