1966 Ford Mustang GT convertible

Dan Duckworth, courtesy of Mecum Auctions
  • Triple-black A-code Mustang GT convertible
  • 289/225-hp V8 engine
  • Four-speed transmission
  • Four-barrel carburetor
  • GT exhaust
  • Power convertible top
  • Deluxe Pony interior
  • Rally Pac gauges
  • Woodgrain console and dash
  • Chrome luggage rack
  • Fog lamps
  • AM radio
  • Styled steel wheels
  • Double-red-stripe tires
  • High-gloss paint on straight body
  • Raven Black with black interior and top
  • Red GT stripe

1971 Ford Mustang Mach 1

Courtesy of Barrett-Jackson

Complete, no-expense-spared, nut-and-bolt rotisserie restoration done very correctly with attention to detail. This is a true 23,000-mile car and comes fully documented with all of its options on its full Marti Report. 351 M-code V8, 4-speed transmission, Ram Air hood, power disc brakes, stripes and in-dash tach. Fully loaded car. Finished in Grabber Yellow with black interior, this car is a true head-turner. Underside done in factory-correct red oxide.

1965 Shelby GT350

John Hollansworth Jr., courtesy of Mecum Auctions

Rarely are automobiles as sought-after and seemingly immune to market fluctuations as Carroll Shelby’s GT350, and the first-year editions are consistently the most valuable of that breed.

The Shelby American Automobile Club’s World Registry keeps detailed records of each Shelby-modified Mustang made; the 1965 GT350 presented here is a solid, documented example treated to a high-quality restoration several years ago. It remains in excellent, well-preserved condition.

S/N SFM5S260, the car was originally shipped to Koons Ford in Falls Church, VA, Read More

1965 Shelby Cobra 427 S/C Continuation Series

Courtesy of Bonhams

CSX4942 was completed at the Shelby American plant in November of 2007, near the end of the Shelby Continuation Series Cobra production, as a 427 S/C model with fiberglass bodywork. The Shelby-issued Statement of Origin lists Performance Auto Group LLC of Summit, NJ, as the original purchaser.

The new Cobra was finished as seen today, sporting a classic silver metallic exterior over the optional black leather interior. It was fitted with all the correct 427 S/C features; sidepipe exhaust, quick-jack Read More

1969 Ford Mustang Boss 429s

Photos courtesy of Auctions America

In the November-December 2013 issue of ACC, Editor Pickering tapped me for an article about two 1969 Camaros, otherwise known as the Camaro Comparo. For this exercise, I’ll be digging into two heavy hitters: a pair of 1969 Ford Boss 429 Mustangs. I’ll label this the 429 Mustang Match-up.

Building the Boss

The Boss 429 was the brainchild of Semon E. “Bunkie” Knudsen, who, after a successful 29-year career at GM, jumped ship to take the position of President at Read More

1959 Ford Galaxie Skyliner retractable hard top

Darin Schnabel ©2013, courtesy of RM Auctions

• 225-hp, 332-ci overhead-valve V8 engine

• 3-speed Cruise-O-Matic automatic transmission

• Independent front suspension, live axle rear suspension with semi-elliptic leaf springs, and four-wheel drum brakes

• Offered from the collection of Richard and Linda Kughn

• Ford’s famed “Hide-Away Hardtop”

• An outstanding restoration; well equipped with accessories and options

• Displayed at the Meadow Brook Concours and the Glenmoor Gathering

• Still show-ready in all regards

1968 Ford Mustang “Bullitt” Fastback

Pawel Litwinski, courtesy of Bonhams

• Visually accurate re-creation with modern updates

• Owned by Chad McQueen, son of Steve McQueen

• Documented on “Celebrity Rides” TV show

• Titled as a 1968 Ford

• Ford Racing 347-ci V8 engine

• 450 hp

• 5-speed manual transmission

• RRS front independent suspension, rear RRS three-link setup

• 4-wheel RRS disc brakes

• Portion of proceeds to benefit Boys Republic school

1970 Ford Torino 429 CJ Type N/W

Courtesy of Barrett-Jackson

Before the new generation Torino came out in 1970, the Ford Dealers Association in Oregon got together with an idea to promote the new body style. The special Torino would be unique to the Northwest, and 601 were to be produced.

Available in three colors, this one is Pacific Blue with a black hood, dual chrome hood-lock pins, dual racing mirrors, rocker panel racing stripes and argent-styled wheels.

Of the 395 Type N/W models made, only five are 429s and Read More