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Car tech ford mustang gt 50 years old and looking better than ever. Celebrating americas only true pony car read online. As editor of mustang monthly magazine, donald farr has been researching and writing about mustangs for over 30 years. Celebrating americas only true pony car by donald farr. Carroll shelby built mustangs from 1965 to 1970, when the muscle car years were ripe. Ford mustang, 50 years on built on an ash heap, the 1964 new york worlds fair promised a brightly coloured, joyful, peaceful future.
The idea for a car to satisfy the emerging youth market was already churning in iacoccas. He is the author of the critically acclaimed books million dollar muscle cars, the complete book of shelby automobiles, and shelby cobra fifty years and co. If you own or just are a fan of shelby mustangs, you need. For a complete history, including exclusive interviews, accounts, and vintage pictures and brochures, we recommend colin comers shelby mustang fifty years book.
Author colin comer decided to design and produce a special edition of shelby mustang fifty years as unique as shelbys own 1965 gt350s, but even more rare this authors limited edition is only available through colin comer books and features a more substantial, thicker hard cover that is wrapped in a soft, black, cowfriendly imitation leather with embossed silver. Fords special vehicle operations creates the mustang svo, which features. Shelby wasnt enamored with the name cobramustang that ford had. After the successful launch of the original mustang, other.
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