Pony Car Milestones from 1964-74 Tuscaloosa AL

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.

Townsend Ford Inc
(866) 352-2289
5801 Mcfarland Boulevard East
Tuscaloosa, AL
 
Ernest McCarty Ford Inc
(205) 663-3831
1471 Highway 31 South
Alabaster, AL
 
Sales Ford Lincoln Mercury
(251) 275-4464
19684 Highway 43 North
Grove Hill, AL
 
Townsend Ford Inc
(866) 352-2289
5801 Mcfarland Boulevard East
Tuscaloosa, AL
 
Moyer Ford Sales Inc
(251) 943-1661
10111 State Highway 59 South
Foley, AL
 
Alexander Ford, Inc.
(256) 593-4204
Hwy 431 S Po 398
Boaz, AL
 
Walter Hand Motor Co Inc
(334) 774-2551
309 Reynolds Street
Ozark, AL
 
Buster Miles Ford Mercury, Inc.
(256) 463-2247
1880 Almon Street Just Off Of I-20 Exit 199
Heflin, AL
 
Ward Motor Co
(334) 684-3646
1301 W Maple Ave
Geneva, AL
 
Ed Sherling Ford Inc
(334) 347-2245
805 Glover Avenue
Enterprise, AL
 

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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