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Pony Car Milestones from 1964-74 Humboldt TN

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.

Gene Langley Ford Inc
(731) 784-9311
3500 East End Drive
Humboldt, TN
 
Dean Stallings Ford Lincoln Mercury
(800) 738-4352
480 S Illinois Avenue
Oak Ridge, TN
 
Town & Country
(615) 865-1280
101 Anderson Lane
Madison, TN
 
Mark Pirtle Ford - Mercury
(931) 685-8000
2010 North Main Street
Shelbyville, TN
 
Al White Motors Inc
(931) 728-2402
2002 Hillsboro Blvd.
Manchester, TN
 
Golden Circle Ford Lincoln Mercury Inc.
(800) 618-5570
1432 Us Highway 45 Bypass
Jackson, TN
 
Woody Anderson Ford Fayetteville
(866) 623-6732
2626 Huntsville Hwy.
Fayetteville, TN
 
Mid - Tenn Ford Truck Sales Inc.
(800) 476-5184
1319 Foster Avenue
Nashville, TN
 
Union City Ford Lincoln - Mercury Inc.
(731) 885-8833
Hwy 51 South
Union City, TN
 
Tri - County Motor Co
(731) 352-7925
17825 Highland Drive
Mckenzie, TN
 

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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