• (4.8) 18 reviews
  • MSRP: $8,055$26,971
  • Body Style: Convertible
  • Engine: 280-hp, 3.9-liter V-8 (premium)
  • Drivetrain: Rear-wheel Drive
  • Transmission: 5-speed automatic w/OD
  • Seats: 2
2005 Ford Thunderbird

Our Take on the 2005 Ford Thunderbird

What We Don't Like

  • Construction quality
  • Rear visibility
  • Ride comfort
  • Two-passenger capacity

Notable Features

  • Styling that blends the past and present
  • 280-hp, 3.9-liter V-8
  • Five-speed automatic
  • Available removable hardtop

2005 Ford Thunderbird Reviews

Consumer Reviews


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Giddy Up

by SummerinOC from Orlando Florida on January 29, 2013

With its curves and smaller interior I see this as a girls car. I've had Corvettes, Porsches and other eye catching muscle cars which were all either hard to handle or an uncomfortable ride. My Bird i... Read Full Review

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2005 Ford Thunderbird Safety Ratings

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