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Wals 69 Mach 1 Cobra Jet

1969 Mach 1 428 Cobra Jet. Ram Air option, C6 Auto, Restored.
Purchased April 2007 from San Jose, the same city it was built.


Oct 2011- Restoration near complete.

   
General views


LED Hi Stop Light installed under the rear spoiler
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(The wiring is run within the spoiler and down through the centre of one of the support pedestals into the trunk)


Winter project 2008: Engine strip, balance, blueprint and rebuild, plus engine bay complete refurbishment.

428 Cobra Jet powered Mustangs were amongst the fastest standard production cars of their era.
capable of standing 1/4 mile times of around 13.8 sec, and 5.7 sec 0-60 mph according to road tests of the time.
Engines were under-rated rated at 335 hp (due to insurance reasons) but actual output was closer to 410hp.

Some links to Cobra Jet sites:

http://www.428cobrajet.com

http://musclecars.howstuffworks.com/classic-muscle-cars/1969-ford-mustang-mach-1-428-cobra-jet.htm

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ford_FE_engine

http://members.cox.net/detailshop/manual/