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1965 Ford Mustang

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 1965 Ford Mustang Fastback

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1965 Ford Mustang Hardtop

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1965 Ford Mustang Hardtop with Lee Iacocca and Donald Frey

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1965 Ford Mustang Convertible

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1965 Shelby-Mustang GT-350 Fastback

 

Serial Number   Model Number   Body Type                 Weight         Basic Price     Production
N/A 65A (07) 2-Door Hardtop 2,465 lbs $2,372 409,260
N/A 63A (09) 2-Door Fastback 2,515 lbs $2,589 77,079
N/A 76A (08) 2-Door Convertible 2,650 lbs $2,614 73,112

Total production for Shelby GT-350 cars was 562, including 37 lightweight race GT-350R or "R Model" cars.

 

Chassis Data:

Wheelbase     Overall Lenght     Width       Height      Front Tread       Rear Tread   
108 in 181.6 in 68.2 in 51.1 in 55.4 in 56 in

 

Available Engines:

Six (VIN Code T):
Standard - Type: L6, 1x1 bbl carburetor; Displacement: 200 pol³ (3.3 Litres); Bore x Stroke: 3.68 x 3.13 in; Compression Ratio: 9.2:1; Gross Power: 120 HP; Gross Torque: 190 ft-lbs.

Challenger V-8 (VIN Code C):
Optional - Type: V8, 90-degree, 1x2 bbl carburetor; Displacement: 289 pol³ (4.7 Litres); Bore x Stroke: 4 x 2.87 in; Compression Ratio: 9.3:1; Gross Power: 200 HP; Gross Torque: 282 ft-lbs.

Challenger Special V-8 (VIN Code A):
Optional - Type: V8, 90-degree, 1x4 bbl carburetor; Displacement: 289 pol³ (4.7 Litres); Bore x Stroke: 4 x 2.87 in; Compression Ratio: 10:1; Gross Power: 225 HP; Gross Torque: 305 ft-lbs.

Challenger High Performance V-8 (VIN Code K):
Optional - Type: V8, 90-degree, 1x4 bbl carburetor; Displacement: 289 pol³ (4.7 Litres); Bore x Stroke: 4 x 2.87 in; Compression Ratio: 10.5:1; Gross Power: 271 HP; Gross Torque: 312 ft-lbs.

Shelby GT-350:
Special - Type: V8, 90-degree, 1x4 bbl carburetor; Displacement: 289 pol³ (4.7 Litres); Bore x Stroke: 4 x 2.87 in; Compression Ratio: N/A; Gross Power: 306 HP @ 6,000 rpm; Gross Torque: N/A.

 

Available Transmissions:

3-Speed Floor-Mounted Manual Transmission (Standard with Six)
3-Speed Floor-Mounted Synchro-Smooth Drive Manual Transmission (Standard with Challenger and Challenger Special V-8)
4-Speed Floor-Mounted Manual Transmission (Optional)
4-Speed Floor-Mounted Borg Warner Manual Transmission (Available only on Shelby GT-350)
3-Speed Floor-Mounted Cruise-O-Matic Drive Automatic Transmission (Optional, except with Challenger High Performance V-8)

 

Mustang Standard Equipment:

Individually Adjustable Deep-Foam Bucket Seats
Padded Instrument Panel
Full Wheel Covers
Color-Keyed All-Vinyl Interiors
Cloth-Vinyl Trims (on Hardtop and Fastback)
Sports Steering Wheel with Bright Metal Horn Arms
Cigarette Lighter
2 Automatic Courtesy Lights
Glove Box Light
Heater/Defroster
Front Seat Belts
Front Arm Rests
Electric Windshield Wipers
Safety-Yoke Door Latches
Curved Side Glass
Wrap-Around Front Bumper
Front and Rear Bumper Guards
"Sta-Ful" Battery
Twice-a-Year Maintenance Features

 

Mustang Deluxe Package Standard Equipment (all items featured above plus the following):

Leather-Soft Vinyl Seat Trim
Pleated Door Panels
Simulated Walnut Panelled Five-Dial Instrument Cluster
Glove Box Door
Wood-Grained Deluxe Steering Wheel with Metal Spokes
Safety-Padded and Color-Keyed Sun Visors
2 Door Courtesy Dual-Lens Lights
Bright Metal Trimmed Floor Pedals
Molded Carpeting

 

Mustang GT Standard Equipment (all items featured on Mustang plus the following):

Dual Straight-Through Exhaust System with Flared, Chrome Tail-Pipe Extensions
Special Handling Package (includes Heavy-Duty Suspension and 22 to 1 Overall Steering Ratio)
Fade-Resisting Front Disc Brakes
2 Front 4" Fog Lamps
Five Dial Instrument Cluster (includes Fuel, Temperature, Speedometer, Oil Pressure, and Amperes Gauges)
Leather-Grained Vinyl Instrument Panel
GT Fender Badges
Bright-Metal Hood Accent Molding
Side Tape Stripes

 

Shelby-Mustang GT-350 Standard Equipment:

Cast Aluminum High-Rise Manifold
Custom Aluminum Cobra Rocker Covers
Dual Exhausts
Cobra Cast and Finned Oil Pan
Hand-Made Tube Exhaust Headers
Low-Restriction and Straight-Through Mufflers
Full 1" Diameter Anti-Roll Bar
Monte Carlo Reinforcing Bar
Heavy Reinforcing Yoke
Front Disc Brakes
130-mph Goodyear Low-Profile High Performance Tires
Adjustable Heavy-Duty Shock Absorbers
Hood Locking Pins
Five Dial Instrument Cluster (includes Fuel, Temperature, Speedometer, Oil Pressure, and Amperes Gauges)
Cowl Mounted Tachometer
Heavy-Duty 3" Seatbelts

 

Performance:

GT-350:
0-60 mph: 5.7 s; 0-¼ mile: 15 s @ 91 mph; Top Speed: 132 mph

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