To be OFFERED AT AUCTION at Auctions America’s Auburn Spring event, June 1-3, 2012.Estimate:$ 40,000 - $ 45,000 USThis 1957 Ford Thunderbird is powered by a D-code Holley four-barrel carbureted 312-cid V-8, running through an automatic transmission. The D-code engine has a 9.7 to 1 compression ratio, turning out 245-hp at 4500-rpm. Light blue paint was applied in 1998, and has a complementary dark blue interior in this 1957 Thunderbird. There are new seat covers, carpet and new trunk lining. The Ford has an upgraded Town and Country radio along with new aluminized exhaust system. This two-top Thunderbird has had the same owner since 1998. The black soft top is in excellent shape and there is a white hard top. Wire wheels with wide whitewall tires maintain the expected style.