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1968 Ford Mustang Fastback 2+2 X-Code With Only 70,000 Original Miles !!!

1968 Ford Mustang

Condition: Used
Make: Ford
Model: Mustang
Type: Fastback Coupe
Trim: 2+2
Year: 1968
Mileage: 70,000
Engine: v8
Cylinders: 8
Fuel: Gasoline
Transmission: Automatic
Drive type: RWD
Vehicle Title: Clear
Item location: Clackamas, Oregon, United States
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Description for Ford Mustang 1968

Very Rare ALL Original Numbers Matching

1968 Ford Mustang Fastback 2+2

V-8 390 California Only X Code 2 bbl.

C-6 Select Shift Automatic Transmission

With Only 70,000 Original Miles !!!

This particular Mustang is known for its famous role in the world renown Steve McQueen Motion Picture

“The Bullet”

SOLD NEW AT

WILSON FORD SALES 18255 BEACH BLVD HUNTINGTON BEACH CA

DOOR DATA PLATE INFORMATION

Serial Number 8R02X158894

8 1968

R Built at San Jose

02 Mustang 2-Door Fastback

X 390-2V V-8 Engine

158894 Serial Number of this Ford scheduled for

production at San Jose

63A Mustang 2-Door Fastback

Y Sunlit Gold Paint, Ford #3073-A

7A Black Knit Vinyl Standard Bucket Seats

29D Scheduled for build April 29, 1968

71 Los Angeles DSO (District Sales Office)

1 2.75 Conventional Rear Axle

U C-6 Select Shift Automatic Transmission

STATISTICS

This vehicle is one of:3,387 With this Paint Code 39 With these Paint/Trim Codes189 With these Engine/Transmission Codes

3,039 Ordered from this DSO 20,948 With Sport Deck Rear Seat For the 1968 Mustang 2-Door Fastback

vehicle equipped with the following features

from the factory:

Black Paint Stripes,F70X14 Wide Oval White Sidewall Nylon Tires,

Louvered Hood,Sport Deck Rear Seat, Console,Power Disc Brakes,AM Radio- Tinted Glass, Deluxe Wheel Covers,

vehicle was produced onApril 30, 1968

Restoration: Begun May 2004 and completed October 2004

Body Color: Sunlit Gold (Ford # 3073-A) repainted with a clear coat/Base coat

Interior: 7A Standard black with knitted (Comfort Weave Vinyl)

Engine: Ford 390 cid 2 bbl V-8 (X-code sold only in California)

Rated conservatively at 280 hp

9.5 to 1 compression (as opposed to 10.5 to 1 in the S-code 390)

History

The x-CODE Mustang WAS THE 2 BBL VERSION OF THE s CODE 390 engine. According to the Marti Report, this Mustang is one of only 189 with this Engine and Transmission. This car was produced at the San Jose, CA plant and spent its entire life in CA until 2004

Engine work includes:

The original, numbers matching 390 motor w/ electronic Ford distributor was rebuilt and the edelbrock 390 performer intake was added. The block was align-bored, the main saddles magnafluxed, balanced,3 angle valve job, forged pistons, and power honed. Otherwise, this is the stock engine as it came from the factory in 1968.

Transmission and drive train work includes:

The C6 trans w/2200 stall and mild shift kit was rebuilt around 5k miles ago and trans cooler added. The Ford 9-inch rear was rebuilt with the3.50 posi-traction gears.

Interior:

The interior has been restored with the original 7a Black Knitted (Comfort Weave Vinyl) seats, carpet, and standard door panels. The radio, floor console, glass, fold down seat, and interior panels 9except the dash bezel, panels and pad) are all original

Awards:

  • “Best of Show” out of 82 entries at The All-Ford Roundup, Waco, TX 2004

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