Ford Mustang with original 289 CID. Heads were machined and new head gaskets installed. Valve guides replaced. Timing chain replaced. Oil pump replaced. Modified cam, lifters and springs installed. Original auto trans with TransGo shift kit. 380 gears in a posi-rear . New shocks all around and front end bushings replaced. Front disc brakes with new pads. Ceramic headers and totally new exhaust system welded up by a professional installer. Edelbrock 4bbl 650CFM and manifold along with new valve covers and air filter. New coil and distributor replaced the stock items. Vintage Air installed and controlled by the stock heater controls on the dash. Newer Interstate battery and cables. Aluminum high cooling radiator added to assist the electric fan and AC. Monte Carlo bar stiffens up the front end and adds a racy look to the engine bay. Functional roll bars support the 4 point restraints and give the interior a sporty look. Along with a Grant wooden steering wheel and after market center console.
In 2018 the body was stripped and all filler and plastic removed. A custom paint job in all red make the car stand out in a crowd or at a cruise night. Removing all the trim work gives this Mustang a clean look and updates the appearance. Body work photos and documentation are available in a binder for the new owner as well as all the mechanical improvements.
The upholstery in not worn faded or abused. The carpets are new and the headliner shows no wear. The weather stripping was replaced when the Mustang was repainted and the body work done. All the windows open and close and there are no cracks in any glass. All lighting works including back up lights.
This is a fun car for an enthusiast who will enjoy showing it off locally. The duel exhaust system sounds hearty with out being offensive. The car was built up for an adult and is not abused or raced. Current owner has never done a burn out and has respect for the classic look and feel of a true vintage resto-mod.