Pony Car Milestones from 1964-74 Nicholasville 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.

Wildcat Ford Lincoln Mercury
(859) 271-1800
4080 Lexington Road
Nicholasville, KY
 
Mike Castrucci Ford Lincoln Mercury of Alexandria, Inc.
(859) 448-9400
7400 Alexandria Pike
Alexandria, KY
 
Don Franklin
(270) 384-3016
576 Hudson Street
Columbia, KY
 
B F Evans Ford Inc
(270) 278-2376
270 Us 431 North
Livermore, KY
 
Byerly Ford
(502) 448-1661
4041 Dixie Hwy.
Louisville, KY
 
Paul Miller Ford Inc
(866) 841-0984
975 New Circle Road Ne
Lexington, KY
 
Cole Ford - Mercury of Winchester, Inc.
(859) 744-8878
1010 Bypass Road
Winchester, KY
 
Tri - County Ford - Mercury Inc
(866) 417-0262
5101 West Hwy. 146
Buckner, KY
 
Bruce Walters Ford Sales, Inc.
(606) 437-9641
302 South Mayo Trai
Pikeville, KY
 
Cumberland Ford Motors Inc
(606) 248-3350
1501 Highway 25 E
Middlesboro, KY
 

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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