Having stood in a barn for 30 years, Mustang was estimated at 5 thousand dollars

Having stood in a barn for 30 years, Mustang was estimated at 5 thousand dollars

April 23, 2019 0 By autotimesnews

Vehicle mileage is 164 thousand kilometers

The 1973 Ford Mustang cabriolet, which had been standing in a shed for more than thirty years, was put up for sale for $ 5,200. The car needs a complete restoration, including the replacement or repair of body panels.

Mileage Mustang is 164 thousand kilometers. The former owner drove the car into the shed 30-40 years ago and since then has not even started it. According to him, there were no problems with the car and everything worked perfectly. Now the cabriolet definitely needs repair: some body panels have become rusty, paint has faded, the soft roof has torn.

According to the technique there are no complaints. The only thing after installing the car on the tow truck turned out that it had jammed rear brakes. This copy of the Mustang is equipped with a 4.9-liter V8 engine, which gave out 143 horsepower and 239 Nm of torque. Gearbox – three-speed manual.

Ford has built a total of 11,853 Mustang 1973 cabriolets. The initial price of the car was 3102 dollars, and from V8 – 3189 dollars. In today’s money, a convertible would cost $ 45,900.