1965 FORD THUNDERBIRD
Hardtop Automatic Hardtop 2dr Auto 3sp 390
Key Features and Details
- 81,311 kms
- Body type
- 390L, 8 cylinder Aspirated
- 0-100 km/h
- Stock #
- Fuel economy
- Fuel consumption
SPECTACULAR LUXURY MUSCLE CAR CLASSIC - 1965 BIG BLOCK V8 FORD THUNDERBIRD $15,900
Call Brett 0409478187
FANTASTIC TO DRIVE WITH BIG BLOCK V8 RUMBLE
RUNS, DRIVES AND SOUNDS AWESOME! see video below
Super Bargain $15,900 Firm- only so cheap as I need the funds urgently for another project. I cannot wait for the right financially able buyer at its real value which is well over this price. This is a genuine solid car with no issues and everyone who sees it loves it!!
SUPER LUXURIOUS CRUISER WITH TONS OF ROOM
*TONS OF CHROME - THIS A SPECTACULAR HEADTURNER 60's ICON
SUPER RELIABLE MECHANICALLY
*GREAT CONDITION INTERIOR AND EXTERIOR
Ready to drive now as a super club car or incredible daily driver.
Regrettable sale and only priced so cheap for quick easy sale as I have to sell my going cars to fund my main project. Genuine enq 0409 47 8187
*ALMOST NO RUST - couple v small (few cm) surface rust damage on panel in front of rear wheel.
*MECHANICALLY GREAT- was checked over and ok'd for a 2000 km trip by mechanic. Has been a much loved club car used for occasional family outings and is super reliable. Near new Yokahomas all round.
* HUGE REAR SEATS- A BIG LUXURIOUS 4 SEATER for family/friends. Incredible boot area as well.
*LOTS FEATURES: *Powersteering *Electric windows* Great Clarion CD player and pioneer speakers*Chrome mirrors, exhaust tips and stunning chrome everywhere*Bonnet scoop * AC, Electric seats, Cruise Control (with steering wheel control buttons) there but not connected* original owners manual* Tinted windows.
1965 was the year many advanced features were introduced to the fourth generation thunderbirds to make it far superior to previous models, including Front disc brakes, sequential turn signals and emblem and chrome upgrades.
**VIDEO OF THIS CAR DRIVING: Click on link or copy & paste to search bar to view video.
All photos and videos taken at time of the advert
CONDITION DETAILS: THIS IS A REALLY EYECATCHING CAR IN GREAT OVERALL CONDITION READY TO GO AS A SUPER DAILY DRIVER OR CLUB CAR.
STARTS EVERY TIME. IDLES GREAT AND SOUNDS AND DRIVES AWESOME
Has great V8 mean rumble sound of the true carby muscle cars and the big block. Cruises really smooth and just purrs along so an ideal cruiser or daily driver. Real tight car with no rattle and a nice roar when you rev her up.
ENGINE BAY looks great. Matching paint color engine bay with color coded rocker covers, Chrome Air filter, Edelbrock 4 barrel carby made by Webber and Edelbrock manifold.
No leaks at all that I have seen. Checked by mechanic that ready for 2000km drive.
Brakes work awesome. Front disc brakes
Ford Cruise-O-matic MX 3 spd Transmission- automatic- changes smoothly up and down all gears
Powersteering great to use, light and easy. Popular tilt away steering column
Thunderbirds are great for reliability and easy to get parts for.
TYRES- ALMOST BRAND NEW YOKOHAMAS 225 tyres on all 4 wheels
CSA STUNNING ALLOY WHEELS. Rims in very good to excellent condition.
Original rear wheel covers
BODY is very straight and clean for age. L Window is slightly out of alignment but works fine.
Almost no rust- few small surface spots (~ 2cm diam), 2 on panel in front of r rear wheel.
Very straight with almost no dents or dings anywhere only couple small scrapes.
Unique power windows to rear triangle window. Tinted windows
This model has the innovative sequential rear turn signals
Very cool American pillar-less hardtop classic.
Tinted windows in excellent condition.
STUNNING CHROME IN VERY GOOD TO EXCELLENT CONDITION, inside &outside absolutely everywhere.
Tonnes of chrome all around this car make it really stand out. Chrome mirrors, chrome tips on twin exhaust. Chrome air intake on bonnet scoop, Chrome aerial, Multiple chrome thunderbird emblems and fins etc
Chrome Key lock protector on boot. Front mounted rocket type indicators. Dual front headlights. Original wood panelled surround to chrome Thunderbird emblem on rear
PAINT- STRIKING METALLIC BURGANDY PAINT Quality paint job in overall good condition but is older with a few touchups in small areas and alot small stonechips and scrapes mainly along lower skirts. Couple minor scrapes on rhs Not in show condition but car looks a fantastic club car or daily driver
INTERIOR is an amazing detailed design in excellent condition. Incredible chrome trim detail in both front and rear.
Original Space age spectacular 60's style chrome trimmed gauges, speedo and dash. All in excellent condition, just some fading in some parts of dash but does not detract. New basic vinyl repair over dash cracks in dash pad.
Hoodliner & Sunvisors near perfect condition
Door cards near new recovered material.
Luxury Seats look fantastic with original thunderbird emblems front and back. Newly fitted seatbelts to all seats with pretensioners.
Original seat material in great condition for age with only odd tiny hole and one small faint mark on one rear seat, small section of cracks in trim just along top of seat.
Front seats cushions markedly reduced padding, still fine to use and look at but not much padding left.
Expansive massive rear seats still very comfortable with chrome power window controls to triangle rear windows.
Door/window/boot rubbers generally all very good.
Power windows -work well except front left a bit on/off
Carpet excellent for age.
Huge boot area with masses space, clean and tidy, neat carpet, good rubbers, no rust. Really practical -can use any excuse to take it for a drive as you actually have plenty of room to put something in.
Air conditioning mostly there just not hooked up.
Fan work, wipers, lights, indicators all work
Fully Road registered in Australia until very recently (only expired 2 months ago) so will not need anything to register it other than usual RWC . Imported 2008 and only 2 owners since.
Nothing much to do for rego that I am aware of as all lights, indicators etc working, has new seatbelts- only few tiny things front r indicator bulb, wiper blade rubbers, wiper washers.
CHASSIS/ VIN NUMBER: 5Y83Z138392
Original Registered Owners manual, small box extras, spare tyre included
This is a really reliable luxury classic cruiser- it is only for sale as I have too many other projects and have had to sell alot of my other cars that I would love to keep but I have to fund the main project I have.
Genuine serious enquiries pls contact Brett 0409 478187 Less than 1hr from Melbourne CBD and Tullamarine airport.
sorry we are hard to catch but pls leave message and will return call asap.
Please inspect the car before purchase as although I have tried to describe the vehicle as accurately as I can I am not a professional or a mechanic. Also this is just my opinion of the car and opinions can vary so please inspect the car before purchase to ensure it is what you expect. All mechanical inspections welcome.
- Country of Origin
- UNITED STATES
- Release Date
- Advertised Price
- $14,900 EGC
- Body Style
- 390L Aspirated
- Safety Rating
- Green Rating
- Fuel Type
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- Max Power
- Max Torque
- 0-100 km/h
- Rear Wheel Drive
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- 4 Stroke
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- Delivery Method
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- Rear Wheel Drive
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- Fuel Delivery
- Carburettor Single