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For all fans of the brand with the blue oval, which is often mockingly referred to as a plum, a Mustang is probably the dream car. In the restomod area in particular, there is an almost infinite number of creative custom cars that are based on a Ford vehicle, and the brand from Dearborn, Michigan, is also popular in the hot rod segment to turn classics into unmistakable creations close. But let's leave the hot rod scene behind and concentrate on the restomods that wear the Ford plum and delight the fans. Such an object that even award-winning is by in 2017 the Builders Choice Award at the Goodguys Event in Raleigh, North Carolina, we're now introducing you to more details.
From the rust arbor to the show car!
GT Graphics & Customsthat loud Hand Built Cars channel Responsible for building the Mustang on YouTube is a custom car manufacturer based in Franklin, North Carolina. Whole 3.000 working hours stuck alone in the body of the Mustang, which was previously a real rust bower that was saved from the scrap press. In painstaking manual work, it became a veritable show car, which is now turning the heads of car fans.
The first to fall Painting in Randy Apple Red 2 on which one actually Candy Apple Red should be called, but got the cool name from our point of view with the "R" as the first letter. the Rims The Y-spoke design looks very dynamic, but would look better on a modern vehicle than a classic like this '69 Mustang. Other modifications to the oldie include one Independent suspension in front, one Multilink rear axle von Heidt named Pro-G as well as one Bremsanlage by Wilwood. They are a special highlight sidepipes, which are located directly in front of the rear tires, and the exhaust fumes trumpet unfiltered and roaring loudly.
In our opinion, the tuning company that built the vehicle rightly deserves the award because it is a masterpiece to create such a piece of jewelery from a rusty old scrap truck.
Custom interior with an extraordinary design!
In addition to the Three-spoke leather steering wheelwhose spokes are made of metal, the various ones immediately fall Control buttons in the center console. A very modern one Automatic with Acura-style snaps, electric power windows and a Automatic climate control also found their way into the newly built classic. Analog Round instruments and Watch collection in the cockpit at least provide a bit of nostalgia, in the otherwise modern interior.
Coyote V8 with five liters of displacement
The power source is well known in the restomod scene. It is probably one of the most popular motors that were retrofitted. Namely the now legendary one Coyote V8 suction gasoline with five liters of displacement. Unfortunately, we do not know anything about the performance or modifications to the engine, but for the Automatic we know something. The system with the unusual snap fasteners is a 4R70W gearbox with four speed levels. This joins in Limited slip differential on the rear axle to bring the power safely to the road. After all, only those will Rear wheels driven.
Our Summary for the 1969 Ford Mustang:
Unbelievable which projects can be realized with enough money, time and passion! We are amazed what has become of the former rust bower! If you can't get out of your amazement, then you can click through the picture gallery that we have attached to the article at the end. If we get more information about the changes, there will of course be an update for this report. You will be informed of this if you simply do ours Feed subscribe to. Have fun watching the pictures and stay true to us!
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Award-winning 1969 Ford Mustang with Coyote-V8 from GT Graphics & Custom!
Photo credit: Hand Built Cars / YouTube
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