National Geographic : 1956 May
Call out the reserves with a touch of your toe! Ford gives you up to 225 horsepower for INSTANT GO WHEN INSTANTS COUNT! NOW you can get even more of the lightning that's made Ford V-8 the world's favorite "eight." The 225-h.p. Thunderbird Spe cial V-8, biggest, performingest en gine in its class, is available in most Fords! Or you can have the 202-h.p. V-8-the standard "8" in Fairlanes and Station Wagons, optional in other models. All Fords offer the Mileage Maker Six. These engines pass in a wink with "whoosh" in reserve, you'll know you're safer. And all Fords have the extra safety of Lifeguard Design-the beauty of Thunderbird styling. FORD V-8 World' largest-selling'eight''