The Ford Thunderbird is a name that resonates in the hearts of enthusiasts and collectors of many. Body style of the Thunderbird ranges from two-seaters roadsters and convertibles to four-door sedans. From the more boxy body type, to the sleeker rocket looking or more luxurious look. No matter which one you have we’ve got the replacement radio you need to complete your classic Thunderbird. Have confidence you won’t have to ruin your dash by making cuts or modifications, this radio has been built to fit inside your stock dash. Modern technology features of this radio include AM/FM stereo, a USB port for a flash drive, direct iPod connection, a CD changer controller, RCA auxiliary input and the ability to connect the BluKit and add Bluetooth capability while maintain the integrity of the original look.
Radios for the 1955-1957 Thunderbird are designed to fit the original dash opening of 1955, 1956, and 1957 Ford T-Birds. All of our classic Thunderbird radios feature AM/FM and an auxiliary input. These radios are manufactured by Custom Autosound, the leader in classic car radios, and are backed by a two year warranty. We offer the USA-230 our most basic radio and it features AM/FM with an auxiliary input. If you're looking to play those old cassettes, the USA-1 model is equipped with this capability. If you're looking to incorporate more modern technology the USA-630 is our top of the line model that features AM/FM, an auxiliary input, a USB port, the ability to add a CD changer, the ability to add Bluetooth via our BluKit adapter, and a classic iPod connection and will provide you with the best sound directly from the radio.
Considered a collector’s item the 1958-60 Ford Thunderbirds known colloquially as, the "Square Bird", became sought by many. Despite the popularity of the two-seaters, "Square Bird" enthusiasts have as strong a following as there were more models produced to collect. Ford produced a total of 198,191 of the convertible and two-door Landau models. Outfit that collector’s item while maintaining your cherished possessions’ original look with a reproduction radio from Custom Autosound.
During this period Ford decided to roll out the Ford T-Bird’s roadster edition and this was a model that took off and became a treasured collector’s item over the decades with sports roadster collectors. This model virtually transformed the four-seat convertible into a two-seater car. If you’re one of the lucky ones to possess this style add some upgraded sound to your sporty roadster without having to cut your dash because it will fit in to the original opening. Be it a basic replacement radio that gives you more crisp sound, or something more modern with Bluetooth capability and the ability to play your music via your smartphone or iPhone, we’ve got the radio for your Thunderbird.
A more square design theme returned in a more modified angular form. The interior design reflected the space-age inspired style of the early and mid-1960s. Radio, clock and retractable seat belts were also standard with these models. Furthermore, the insulation and sound-proofing were improved making an upgraded radio ideal if you have a Thunderbird for this year model. Kick up the sound of your beloved T-Bird but keep that classic look.