Pony Car Milestones from 1964-74 Rochester NH

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.

Portsmouth Ford Lincoln Mercury
(603) 433-1221
400 Spaulding Turnpike, Route 16
Portsmouth, NH
 
Salem Ford
(603) 898-9766
470 South Broadway
Salem, NH
 
Portsmouth Ford Lincoln Mercury
(603) 433-1221
400 Spaulding Turnpike, Route 16
Portsmouth, NH
 
Hampton Ford Inc
(800) 888-3017
177 Lafayette Rd
North Hampton, NH
 
McFarland Ford Sales Inc.
(888) 337-0507
151 Portsmouth Ave.
Exeter, NH
 
M & M Ford Inc
(603) 736-9323
Route 28 North
Epsom, NH
 
Berlin City Ford Lincoln - Mercury
(603) 752-6644
485 Main Street
Gorham, NH
 
AutoFair Ford, LP
(866) 499-5616
1475 S Willow Street
Manchester, NH
 
John Grappone Ford
(800) 528-8993
506 State 3-a
Bow, NH
 
M & M Ford Inc
(603) 736-9323
Route 28 North
Epsom, NH
 

Pony Car Milestones from 1964-74

Pony Car Milestones from 1964-73

1971 429 Super Cobra
Jet-Ram Mach 1
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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