Independent from Long Beach, California on February 13, 1958 · Page 9
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Independent from Long Beach, California · Page 9

Long Beach, California
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Thursday, February 13, 1958
Page 9
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-INDEPENDENT ... . Another first oraFordl.ia,brilliarLt o£ a, pfreat Ainericaxi classic version SSEONTGER, Tiew 4:pasi/mger Thunderbird abounds in Usury-yet it is priced jar below other luxury cart! JPure Ihunderbird zn spirit and performance, but now it seats four... withjullftne-car_ room, comfort and, luxury! Utterly unlike any otbef car on the American Roa^d, the. new 4-passeriger Thunderbird is the' first ff a new- size and new type of fine automobile. \ This straiglit-lined, low-swept jewel stands only Slightly larger than the raciest car built, a mere 52.5 inches high. It handles and parks like a dream; Yet it gives enough leg, .head and shoulder room to- seal four varsity crewmen in lap-of-luxury comfort. And · the doors are exceptionally wide--even in furs and evening dress a lady:can step in and out with- ease · *nd grace. Pure Thunderiird in design, this new 4-passenger 'teauty is pure Thunderbird in vigor arid spirit as well. This means, as any Thunderbird owner will tell you, uncompromisingly brilliant performance whether on Main Street or on U.S. 1. Ford engineers have lavished their most advanced design features on the new Thunderbird: New 300. horsepower Thunderbird 352 Special V-8 Engine is a superlative precision.instrument, thrilling to command. New single unit body construction molds top, body and frame into one single,, solid piece of sculptured steel. This remarkable ' advance adds . extra roominess, strength and safety.'to the 1958. Thunderbird. Conceived; designed and built to be .the most advanced prestige car on the American Road, -the new Thunderbird, is so wonderfully poised, so uncannily sensitive to your every wish that you must drive it to believe it. ·· . ' . Visit your Ford Dealer. Let him tell you' all about this excitingly different, car. ·-. .this brilliant new version of a great American classic. " jence .of tH four passengers.: And wde, glide : · through'.doors giw you -direct all four individually, contoured'leate..-Clearly, the iew Thunderbird is .AmericaY ; hostIndividual car'for and power window controls serving the conven- :.' purity, btline, for'elegance, for vigor. luxurloui comfort ,»nd- fall fine-c»r passenger; roominess distinguisli' tHe-1958'.Thunderbird. This exclusive "panel console", rises from, tjie, floor ind , houses heater controlf, ash-trayi, 'radio OX/COST INDIVIDUAL at a price far below that of'otherluxurycars Brilliant new instrument panel has unmis-. takable sports car personality, «afety padding and deeply recessed control cluster. Special feature: Inner surface 'of Thunderbird's glove box door is ingeniously designed.«s « convenient service tray! With nil it* interior roominen and comfort, · the new 4-pauenger. Thunderbird ii beautifully.: compact. It handles, comers andrparki with'an.; eaie and poiie thatis'simply: out'o£ tie question in the big, bulky cirj. . , / . - · · · ' ' · : More room than you need ^Completely ne|r | trunk compartment giTei-yon more thin 20 cubip ' feet of tunk.fpace-rmorejhan-enough room to' carry .the 'average familr-of-four'*-luggage'on, «. cro5»-country.j«untr .', , . ..:.'..·· · , . MEL BURNS, INC. 2000 AMERICAN AYE. LONG IIACH HALE YOUNG FORD CO. 2641 I. ANAHEIM ST. LONG BEACH McKENZIE FORD CO. 1033 AMERICAN AYE. LONG iEACH

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