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Classics1967 Ford Mustang Fastback Restoration Is A Work Of Art

17:05  23 may  2019
17:05  23 may  2019 Source:   motorious.com

1967 Ford Mustang GTA Fastback Restomod

1967 Ford Mustang GTA Fastback Restomod With 271-horsepower from a 4.7-liter quad-barrel Windsor V8, and backed by a beefed-up three-speed automatic transmission, this pony car is more of a boulevard cruiser rather than a quarter-mile missile. require(["medianetNativeAdOnArticle"], function (medianetNativeAdOnArticle) { medianetNativeAdOnArticle.getMedianetNativeAds(true); }); The first-generation Ford Mustang received its first major redesign in 1967 and a two-door fastback variant was added to the lineup which already consisted of the standard two-door coupe and convertible.

The Ford Mustang is an American automotive icon known the world over. Ford ’s pony car is the four-wheeled embodiment of the American dream. Petty’s Garage is well-known for its work on modern Mustangs , enhancing their performance and producing limited edition special models.

The Ford Mustang is an American automotive icon known the world over. Ford ’s pony car is the four-wheeled embodiment of the American dream. Petty’s Garage is well-known for its work on modern Mustangs , enhancing their performance and producing limited edition special models.

Petty's Garage has been painstakingly restoring this Fastback Mustang

This 1967 Ford Mustang Fastback Restomod Is A Drool Inducer

This 1967 Ford Mustang Fastback Restomod Is A Drool Inducer With 600-horsepower from a 428 cubic-inch V8 bolted to a Tremec T56 six-speed manual transmission, this 1967 Ford Mustang Fastback Restomod is not only a drool inducer, but it is also one heck of a tire melter as well. When Ford introduced the Fastback variant of the Mustang in September 1964 as a '65 model, it became one of the most iconic body styles in automotive history. The Mustang Fastback was also the foundation for the two most iconic hero cars on the big screen, Steve McQueen's Bullitt, and Nicolas Cage's Eleanor is the 2000 remake of Gone In Sixty Seconds.

The Ford Mustang is an American automotive icon known the world over. Ford ’s pony car is the four-wheeled embodiment of the American dream. Petty’s Garage is well-known for its work on modern Mustangs , enhancing their performance and producing limited edition special models.

The Ford Mustang is an American automotive icon known the world over. Ford ’s pony car is the four-wheeled embodiment of the American dream. Petty’s Garage is well-known for its work on modern Mustangs , enhancing their performance and producing limited edition special models.

The Ford Mustang is an American automotive icon known the world over. Not only did it put an aspirational car within reach of the everyman, but it also became a TV star, and featured in plenty of movies. Ford’s pony car is the four-wheeled embodiment of the American dream. No wonder they are cherished as a classic.

Petty’s Garage is well-known for its work on modern Mustangs, enhancing their performance and producing limited edition special models. However, the workshop also serves to totally restore classics to their former glory. A distinctive 1967 Ford Mustang Fastback is the latest Petty’s Garage project.

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Is It Cheaper To Buy A 1967 Ford Mustang Fastback From Britain? This immaculate 1967 Ford Mustang Fastback is estimated to sell at British auction for $95K. Even with shipping costs, that's cheaper than the examples available stateside! It’s hard not to whisper Steve McQueen’s name when presented with a 1967 Ford Mustang 390 GT Fastback. Immortalized by Lieutenant Frank Bullitt during one of cinema’s greatest car chases, the ultimate pony car commands high levels of respect and financial value when available on the open market. Even basket case examples sell for more than modern showroom counterparts.

The Ford Mustang is an American automotive icon known the world over. Ford ’s pony car is the four-wheeled embodiment of the American dream. Petty’s Garage is well-known for its work on modern Mustangs , enhancing their performance and producing limited edition special models.

The Ford Mustang is an American automotive icon known the world over. Ford ’s pony car is the four-wheeled embodiment of the American dream. Petty’s Garage is well-known for its work on modern Mustangs , enhancing their performance and producing limited edition special models.

The Mustang rolled into the garage as a sapphire blue car that, to the casual observer, looked to be in respectable condition. However, the removal of some panels revealed some corrosion otherwise unseen. The Petty’s Garage team painstakingly stripped the ‘stang down to its shell to fully assess the work ahead of them, something that revealed a pretty solid structure for the restoration to move forward with.

The car was sandblasted, any rust removed, smoothed, protective layer applied, and primed for its new coat of paint. A deep shade of candy red was chosen to replace the original blue hue, something that gives this Fastback real presence. It has been assembled as a rolling chassis, and really looks the business parked in the workshop.

The Ford Mustang was launched in 1964 with car number one being a convertible. A fastback model soon joined the range and became an instant style icon, and the ‘must have’ model of the 1960s. It didn’t take long for the Mustang to appear on the big screen with its starring role in 1968’s cult movie Bullitt being a highlight.

1967 Ford Mustang Keeps Things Authentic

1967 Ford Mustang Keeps Things Authentic In a sea of restomods, this pony keeps things original throughout. require(["medianetNativeAdOnArticle"], function (medianetNativeAdOnArticle) { medianetNativeAdOnArticle.getMedianetNativeAds(true); }); It’s always refreshing to see people go to great lengths to bring an old classic back to its original form. That’s what this 1967 Ford Mustang Fastback S-Code is all about. Actually, the full-rotisserie restoration process didn’t just match the pony’s original specs, the craftsmanship rises to a higher level.

The Ford Mustang is an American automotive icon known the world over. Ford ’s pony car is the four-wheeled embodiment of the American dream. Petty’s Garage is well-known for its work on modern Mustangs , enhancing their performance and producing limited edition special models.

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1967 Ford Mustang Fastback Restoration Is A Work Of Art© Motorious Petty's Garage Mustang Restoration

While there was no shortage of Ford Mustangs built during the 1960s, finding a ground-up restored model can be tricky — and costly. RM Sotheby’s sold a restored example last year at its Auburn Fall event for over $56,000. Once returned to showroom condition, owners tend to keep hold of their beloved pony for a long time.

We can’t wait to see the Petty’s Garage Mustang restoration finally hit the open road.

Source: Petty’s Garage

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It’s a one-of-one optioned vehicle to boot. You read that right. This is a one-of-one 1967 Ford Mustang GTA convertible with the Marti report to back it up. It’s a super rare find and is currently for sale through Shelton Classics in North Carolina for $34,995. It has just 2,182 original miles on the odometer, which means this unique example has its entire life ahead of it. Although most of the first-gen Mustangs featured most of the same design elements, each year received some slight upgrades.

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