1966 Ford Thunderbird

Third Floor - History

Louiseā€™s vintage Thunderbird convertible reflects the free spirited personality of the lead character played by Susan Sarandon. In an effort to add excitement to their routine existence, Thelma (Geena Davis) and Louise embark on an adventure that takes them through picturesque countryside, but the weekend getaway quickly turns into a flight from the law. One of a small number of identical Thunderbird convertibles that appeared in the film, this examples was used primarily for filming close-up shots.

Collection of the Petersen Automotive Museum

Image by: Jacob Nuibe Photography