These are standard specifications - not necessarily specifications for the vehicle(s) in the photo(s).

1957 Ford Thunderbird Specifications

Engine LocationFront
Drive TypeRear Wheel
Body / ChassisSteel unibody
Production Years for Series1955 - 1957
Price$3,406
Weight3132 lbs | 1420.651 kg

Serial number code 'C'
Engine Type : V8 4785 cc | 292.0 cu in. | 4.8 L.
212 BHP (156.032 KW) @ 4500 RPM

Bore : 3.8 in | 95 mm.
Stroke : 3.3 in | 84 mm.
Serial number Code 'D'
Engine Type : V8 5113 cc | 312.0 cu in. | 5.1 L.
245 BHP (180.32 KW) @ 4500 RPM

Bore : 3.8 in | 97 mm.
Stroke : 3.4 in | 87 mm.
Serial number code 'E'
Engine Type : V8 5113 cc | 312.0 cu in. | 5.1 L.
285 HP (209.76 KW) @ 5000 RPM

Bore : 3.8 in | 97 mm.
Stroke : 3.4 in | 87 mm.
Serial number code 'F'
Engine Type : McCulloch/Paxton centrifugal supercharger V8 5113 cc | 312.0 cu in. | 5.1 L.
340 HP (250.24 KW) @ 5300 RPM

Bore : 3.8 in | 97 mm.
Stroke : 3.4 in | 87 mm.

Transmission:
3 Manual , 3 Manual Automatic Overdrive , 3 Automatic Ford-O-Matic

Production Figures
Total Ford Production for 19571,676,449
Convertibles21,380

Averages
Avg. Household Income$4,550
Avg. Home$12,220
Avg. Gallon of Gas$0.24


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