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Ford Mustang
Ford Mustang
Ford Mustang
Ford Mustang

Following its 1964 launch, the Mustang was a massive hit.  Creating a place in the pony car market, its sales continued to increase.  A modifiction of a 1966 car was the next step for this almost perfect package.

Type:  V8
Construction:  cast-iron block and cylinder heads
Valve gear:  2 valves per cylinder operated  by a single camshaft, pushrods and rockers
Bore & Stroke:  3.61in x 3.60 in
Displacement:  289 cubic inch
Compression Ratio:  10.5:1
Induction System:  Holley 4-barrel carb
Maximum Power:  271 bhp at 6,000 rpm
Maximum torque:  312 lb-ft at 3,400 rpm
Borg-Warner T-10 4 speed
Steel monocoque with 2-door body
Running Gear
Steering:  Recirculating ball
Front suspension:  Double wishbone with coil springs, telescopic shock absorbers and stabilizer bar
Rear suspension:  Live axle with semi-elliptic leaf-springs, telescopic shock absorbers and stabilizer bar
Brakes:  Drums front and rear
Wheels:   7 x 15
Tires:  205 60R 15
Length:  176.0 inches
Width:  71.0 inches
Height:  50.3 inches
Wheelbase:  108.0 inches
Track:  58.6 inches (front & rear)
Weight:  2,358 lbs.

Production Years:
1964, 1965, 1966, 1967, 1968

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