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
 
Knox Ford
(270) 351-9800
461 S.dixie Hwy
Radcliff, KY
 
Crossroads Ford Lincoln - Mercury Inc.
(502) 695-1990
1070 Versailles Road
Frankfort, KY
 
Oxmoor Ford Lincoln Mercury, Inc.
(502) 413-3300
100 Oxmoor Lane
Louisville, KY
 
West Liberty Ford Lincoln Mercury
(606) 743-3101
1701 West Main Street
West Liberty, KY
 
Paul Miller Ford Inc
(866) 841-0984
975 New Circle Road Ne
Lexington, KY
 
Greenwood Ford
(270) 843-9041
3075 Scottsville Road
Bowling Green, KY
 
Hunt Ford Inc
(270) 586-3281
1000 South Main Street
Franklin, KY
 
Parker Ford Lincoln - Mercury
(270) 753-5273
701 Main Street
Murray, KY
 
Purchase Ford-Lincoln-Mercury
(270) 247-9300
1352 Highway 45 North
Mayfield, 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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