Neck and neck up to 160+ mph!
Remember Clive Sutton, the London-based luxury car dealer who last year pushed the new Ford Mustang up to as much as 700bhp? Yep, well they’re back, and this time their tuned ‘Stangs are even hairier.
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The Ford Falcon was a very successful model for the Ford Motor Company, although introduction of the sporty Mustang in late '64, on the same compact frame, are a major reason for a decline in sales of the more traditional Falcon. Many of the mechanical parts for the Mustang will fit into the Falcon without any modification. There was a "Sprint"package available for the '64 model year which would put the 260 cu in V8 under the hood, although later in the year a 289 became the power option. The Sprint package also included an upgraded suspension for improved handling and a louder exhaust sound for aesthetics. Front seat belts were included, but there was also a full range of models and a large number of creature comfort goodies on the table.
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