Ford introduces the"turn-key"ignition in 1951. This two door coupe is one of six body styles available which also include a 2-door hard top, 2 door sedan, 4 door sedan, convertible and a 2-door station wagon. Independent coils springs in front are standard equipment and this car is a big hit with consumers with it outselling Chevy by 10% in '51. The standard power plant is the L-head 226 CID (3.7 L) engine or the 239 CID (3.9 L) Flathead V8 which puts out 100 hp is also optionally available
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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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