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AutoHunter Spotlight: 1962 Ford Thunderbird Sports Roadster

Refinished in original Monte Carlo Red


Featured on AutoHunter, the online auction platform driven by ClassicCars.com, is this 1962 Ford Thunderbird Sports Roadster.

“In 2005, $15,500 was reportedly spent on a cosmetic restoration by the previous owner. During the restoration, the exterior was refinished in the original color of Monte Carlo Red (color code J), as verified by the VIN tag,” the listing states. “The VIN of this Thunderbird is 2Y85Z105946 and is believed to be a true Sports Roadster with body style 76A.” 

1962 Ford Thunderbird Sports Roadster
1962 Ford Thunderbird Sports Roadster

The exterior is refinished in the original Monte Carlo Red (code J) with a factory-installed color-keyed Sports Roadster fiberglass tonneau cover, and a power white convertible soft top. 

It rides on Truespoke wire wheels with chrome 3-bar center caps and whitewall radial tires.

The interior features black vinyl front bucket seats with matching door panels. It has black carpet with black floormats, an AM radio, and power windows.

Under the hood of this Ford Thunderbird is a 390ci V8 engine paired with a column-shifted automatic transmission.

1962 Ford Thunderbird Sports Roadster

The sale includes a clear California title in the seller’s name, records and invoices.

This auction ends on June 3, 2022, at 12:20 p.m. (PDT).

Visit the AutoHunter listing for more information and photo gallery.

David P. Castro
David P. Castro
The Santa Rosa, California native is an experienced automotive and motorsports writer with a passion for American muscle cars. He is a credentialed automotive, NASCAR, and IndyCar reporter that graduated from the University of Nevada-Reno. A devoted F1 and NASCAR fan, he currently resides in Phoenix, Arizona with his wife, son, Siberian Husky, Mini Cooper, and 1977 Chevrolet C10.



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