Mustang Fastback with 'A' code 289 V8 Engine
This is a 1965 Mustang Fastback in Raven Black with GT options. It has an 'A' code 225 horsepower 289 V8 engine, front disk brakes, fog lights and dual exhaust through the valance. The car retains the factory original black / red interior as indicated on the data plate manufactureing code. The GT stripe beautifully compliments the interior; the style steel wheels and BF Goodrich white raised letter tires complete the package.
The car starts up from dead cold at the first whiz of the starter. Custom Flowmaster dual exhaust bellow a beautiful throaty roar. The engine has been tested and shows 125-130 compression in all cylinders. The engine oil pressure has been tested steady 60 PSI at idle indicating an upgrade to a hi-capacity hi-flow pump. We were told by the previous owner that the engine was rebuilt with a mild cam, hardened valve seats and mild porting. The car has an Offenhauser aluminum intake manifold, Carter 650 4bbl carburetor and Custom Flowmaster Exhaust.The engine is dressed with Cobra valve covers, chromed alternator and air filter lid. The clutch works smoothly with no chatter or binding, the 4 speed transmission shifts as it should .
All the lights, from the fog's to the console courtesy to the backup lights work as they should. All the gauges, horn, heater fan and controls work as they should. Window regulators, doors & locks, 2 + 2 fold down rear seat, and trunk lid all align as they should. The functional rear side louvered vents slide open and closed as designed.
The bottoms of the doors, rear quarter panels, fender lips & rocker panels are solid .This is a beautiful sporty, first year of production Mustang fastback with period correct options. This car is sold. if you are interested in finding one like it, read about our locating service.
Click on the You Tube Video below to hear her engine roar
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