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Trying to be period perfect

This was my daily driver before being retiredand going through a transformation since then. This plain coupe which has been economically resto-modded to fit the 70's muscle car era.

1970 Mustang Coupe


Specs and Features

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DETAILS

Body
70 Ford Mustang Coupe
Color
Ford Firethorn Red
Drivetrain
70 Ford 302 / 70 Ford C4 w/ B&M shift kit / Ford 8 inch 3.55 open
Fuel System
Edelbrock Performer / Holley 650cfm / Mechanical pump
Ignition
Stock w/ Accel Super Coil
Wheels / Tires
Stock Mach1 steel 14x7 rims with G60x14 BF Goodrich
Brake System
Stock dual drum master cylinder w/ upgraded rear drum brakes
Exhaust System
Flotek headers with Purple Hornie header mufflers

FEATURES

Body Upgrades
  • OE Mach1 grille w/sport lamps
  • OE Mach1 flip-down gas cap
  • NORS Mach1 blade
  • NORS Mach1 rear wing
  • OE Sport Mirrors
  • OE Mach1 mag style hubcaps
Period Add-ons
  • Custom cowl induction hood
  • Lanyard-style hood / trunk pins
  • Rear seat eliminated
  • Jaz racing seats w/4-point harnesses
  • Grant racing steering wheel w/quick-release hub
  • Custom dash / switch panel / SunPro gauges
  • Trunk mounted battery
  • Custom spare tire mount
  • Lowered 4 inches in front / 2 inches in rear
  • 1 1/2" front sway bar
  • 3/4" rear sway bar

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