Pony Car Milestones from 1964-74 Stillwater OK

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.

Thomas Ford
(405) 372-7144
4405 W. 6th Street
Stillwater, OK
 
Quality Ford - Mercury Inc.
(918) 225-3807
2300 East Main
Cushing, OK
 
Charles Allen Ford - Lincoln - Mercury Inc.
(800) 288-1770
Charles Allen Ford - Lincoln - Mercury Inc.
Chickasha, OK
 
Billingsley Ford Of Lawton
(580) 536-3325
8209 Nw Quanah Parker Trailway
Lawton, OK
 
Eufaula Ford, Inc.
(918) 689-7767
6th And Selmon Road
Eufaula, OK
 
Noble County Tractor Co Inc
(580) 336-9123
Noble County Tractor Co Inc
Perry, OK
 
Nix Ford-Mercury
(918) 423-2800 x1800
720 S. George Nigh Expressway
Mcalester, OK
 
Red River Ford Lincoln Mercury
(580) 924-9458
402 Westside Drive
Durant, OK
 
Joe Cooper Ford of Shawnee
(405) 273-7701
2600 N. Harrison
Shawnee, OK
 
Henryetta Ford
(918) 652-0990
821 East Main
Henryetta, OK
 

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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