Pony Car Milestones from 1964-74 Wilmington DE

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.

Bayshore Ford Truck Sales
(302) 656-3160
4003 North Dupont Highway
New Castle, DE
 
Carman Ford Inc
(302) 323-2300
193 S Dupont Highway
New Castle, DE
 
Murphy Ford Lincoln - Mercury
(888) 389-8443
Highland Ave Exit 3b Off Interstat
Chester, PA
 
Ramsey Ford of Elkton
(410) 398-3600
560 East Pulaski Highway
Elkton, MD
 
Pacifico Ford Inc
(215) 492-1700
6701 Essington Avenue
Philadelphia, PA
 
Sheridan Ford Sales
(800) 931-6764
4001 Kirkwood Highway
Wilmington, DE
 
Garnet Ford Inc
(610) 358-5600
Routes 1 And 202
Chadds Ford, PA
 
Fred Beans Ford Lincoln Mercury - West Chester Inc
(800) 306-4936
1155 West Chester Pike
West Chester, PA
 
Springfield Ford Lincoln-Mercury
(610) 544-0700
50 Baltimore Pike
Springfield, PA
 
Pacifico Marple Ford Lincoln
(610) 353-5500
3015 West Chester Pike
Broomall, PA
Service Department
Ford & Lincoln Cars and Trucks, Gas,Diesel
Car Makes
Ford Lincoln
Dealership Hours
9am to 9pm M-F, 9-5:30pm Sat, closed Sundays
Service Department Hours
7:30am to 5:00pm M-F, 8:00 to 4:30pm Sat
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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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