John F. Kennedy (1961-1963) obviously knew a looker when he saw one, as his ride of choice was a 1961 Ford Thunderbird convertible. That was the first year for the T-Bird’s renowned “Bullet Bird” styling that sported a dramatic spear-like silhouette and packed a choice of V8 engines. It was featured prominently in Kennedy’s inaugural parade.
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