1966 Ford Mustang GTAn established modern classic beyond reproach, the Ford Mustang Convertible is as emblematic of the time and spirit of its production as it is of the modern Mustang enthusiast. And desirable as the 65-66 Mustang convertible is%u2014if the base car is the Audrey Hepburn of Ford drop tops, the Ford Mustang GT must certainly be the Ingrid Bergman--something just that much more desirable and elusive.
This superbly restored 1966 Ford Mustang GT convertible is elegantly finished in factory T-code correct Red with handsome custom ordered two-tone red and parchment Pony interior and white convertible top and features: rebuilt and Rare A code 289cid 225hp 4 barrel V8, C-4 automatic transmission, full length center console, GT option gauges, Fog Lights, Trumpet exhaust, updated factory style radio, bucket seats, Pony interior, Magnum wheels, and power convertible top.
With GTs accounting for a mere 3 or 4% of total Mustang production these classics Fords are exceptionally rare. This special example retains an original and restored Autolite 4100 4 barrel carburetor, GT option front disc brakes, heavy duty springs, heavy duty front sway bar, and special ratio steering box. In addition to the high level of restoration, recent mechanical maintenance includes a complete brake system rebuild in March of 2008 including, new calipers, rotors, brake lines, hoses, rear drums, rear wheel cylinders, and new master cylinder.
For either the experienced collector or the newly christened enthusiast, there will be very, very few such well restored, well cared for and financially accessible GT convertibles from which to choose any time in the foreseeable future. Those seeking just such an automobile will have missed an extraordinary opportunity when this car is no longer available!