Only two thousand Limited editions of this model were made. Number one was presented to Prince Rainier and Princess Grace in a glittering ceremony in Monaco on the 3rd of January 1963. The colour scheme was selected by Princess Grace, former Academy Award winning actress Grace Kelly who married Prince Rainier of Monaco.
The colour scheme is Corinthian white with dusk rose accents. This colour matched the Monaco Royal flag. The interior is white leather with dusk rose carpets and simulated rosewood panelling. This model has been dubbed the “Princess Grace” Thunderbird ever since.
Cape Thunderbirds’ is number 1807 and one of only two in Australia – as far as we know. The Thunderbird is a graceful feminine car with a sophisticated regal persona – a perfect car for the beautiful bridal party.
A red 1966 Thunderbird Convertible – 1966 is considered the last year of production of the classic Thunderbirds and the last convertible of the 20th century made. Only 5049 convertibles were made in 1966. This Thunderbird model was featured in the movie Thelma and Louise, turquoise in colour.
Cape Thunderbirds’ red 1- 966 Convertible has a white interior with the convertible top.Cape Thunderbirds are two chauffeur driven unique 1960’s classic cars available for hire for weddings and formals. Cape Thunderbirds are located in Dunsborough, at the northern end of the beautiful Cape to Cape region in the South West of Australia.