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
 
Collier Ford Inc
(334) 567-8444
5156 Us Highway 231
Wetumpka, AL
 
Carl Gregory Ford Lincoln - Mercury Inc
(256) 845-1101
1916 Glenn Boulevard Sw
Fort Payne, AL
 
Valley Ford - Mercury
(205) 625-3122
28339 Highway 75 South
Oneonta, AL
 
Townsend Ford Inc
(866) 352-2289
5801 Mcfarland Boulevard East
Tuscaloosa, AL
 
Floyd Shirley Ford - Mercury, Inc.
(334) 735-3491
654 Business Highway 231 North
Brundidge, AL
 
Bondys Ford Inc
(334) 792-5171
3615 Ross Clark Circle
Dothan, AL
 
Alexander Ford, Inc.
(256) 593-4204
Hwy 431 S Po 398
Boaz, AL
 
Sales Ford Inc
(251) 575-4891
1376 South Alabama Avenue
Monroeville, AL
 
Medford Ford, Inc.
(334) 687-7621
1210 North Eufaula Avenue
Eufaula, 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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